4 Tequila Shots That Will Take Your Night To Another Level

Tequila is a wild man’s drink. It’s a rough drink, too. It goes down like fire, and it can lead to situations where your pants have mysteriously disappeared, and you suddenly find yourself wearing a huge sombrero. But why just drink the Mexican nectar straight up when you can add a little panache to your shots? Add some extra spice to your drinking with these four tequila shots that will take your night to another level, and remember: it’s all right to fear the worm.


Snake Bite Tequila

Snake Bite. The snake bite is simple, but potent, not unlike the bite of a rattlesnake. It’s quick, it’s brutal, and it leaves you feeling woozy. This one is great way to enjoy your tequila if you don’t want to spend a lot of time prepping your shot. Pound it hard and fast!


  • 1 shot of tequila
  • One lime wedge


  1. Fill your shot glass with tequila; leave a little space at the top.
  2. Squeeze the lime wedge over your glass.
  3. Pound the shot.
  4. Suck the lime.


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Fire and Torture. Who wouldn’t love a shot called Fire and Torture? Sounds like a pretty good Friday night, and a typical one for most S&M fans. This drink is essentially the Snake Bite on steroids, so beware before you enter this den. For anyone who likes a little extra heat, this is the perfect shot for your. The tequila is the torture, and the Tabasco is the fire.


  • One shot of tequila
  • Ten drops of Tabasco Sauce
  • One lime wedge


  1. Pour yourself a shot of tequila.
  2. Drop the Tabasco on top of the shot.
  3. Float the juice of a lime wedge on the Tabasco.
  4. Slam the shot back.

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Fuzzy Worm. We move on from the Mexico-inspired spicy shots to something a little sweeter. Tequila may not be the sweetest liquor in the world, but it mixes well with some fruity flavors. A warm type of liqueur like peach schnapps is the perfect compliment. For the ladies who don’t like the brutality of a hot shot, this drink is not unlike a miniature Tequila Sunrise, and this is the one for you!


  • 1/2 shot of tequila
  • 1/4 shot of peach schnapps
  • A few drops of orange juice


  1. Fill a shot glass halfway with tequila.
  2. Add a quarter of a glass of peach schnapps.
  3. Float a few drops of orange juice on top.
  4. Guzzle  the shot, and enjoy the warmth.


Chainsaw. The Chainsaw, as its name might indicate, is for mad men only. This shot is top-shelf, high-octane brutality in a one ounce glass. Be forewarned: all of the spiciest elements of the previous shots will be represented with the added presence of a few extra ingredients. One of these will bring your night to another level, and it may even bring you to the level above that. Enjoy…if you dare!


  • 4 oz. chilled tequila
  • 10 dashes of Tabasco Sauce
  • 1/2 oz. lime juice
  • 1 Tsp. black pepper
  • 1 jalapeno pepper, minced finely


  1. Combine all ingredients in a chilled cocktail mixer.
  2. Shake vigorously; give time for pepper to infuse the mixture.
  3. Pour into a chilled shot glass.
  4. Drink it hard and fast.
  5. Pray.