21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeño Tequila Recipe: Full Guide (2023)

Last Updated on August 22, 2023 by Lydia Martin

We always like twists, so we’ve tried crafting a spicy Margarita mixture. And since we like some spice to our drink, we use the 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno tequila.

If you’re curious about this spicy Margarita, try our 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno tequila recipe. Infused with natural fruit and botanicals, this tequila-based delight promises a taste sensation you won’t want to miss!

Easy 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequila Margarita Recipe

Woman Making 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequila Margarita Recipe

For a spicy Margarita cocktail experience, try this 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Margarita recipe. This Margarita cocktail calls for minimal ingredients, served on the rocks glass, with a lime or cucumber garnish. Enjoy!

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Total Time: 5 minutes


  • 1.5 oz 21 Seeds (Cucumber Jalapeno)
  • 1 oz Cointreau Orange Liqueur
  • 1.5 oz Lime juice
  • 1-3 Thinly sliced jalapeño rings (optional)
  • 1 Fresh cucumber ring (optional)
  • 1 tsp Chipotle powder, salt blend, or sugar (for the rim, optional)
  • Lime wedge
  • Ice

Instructions: Add tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice, and jalapeño to your cocktail shaker. Shake or blend the mixture of the ingredients vigorously.

(Optional) Prepare your rocks glass rim by rubbing it with a lime wedge and dipping it into your preferred mixture (salt, sugar, or chipotle salt).

Pour the cocktail mixture, along with ice, into your rocks glass. Garnish with a fresh cucumber and lime wedge, and enjoy the drink!

Serving: 1

What’s 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequila?

The 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeño tequila is a delightful infusion of genuine fruit and botanicals. It delivers a delicious, bright, and crisp taste, highlighted by a sweet cucumber essence.

“Embrace and enjoy the bold fusion of flavors in 21 Seeds Tequila, a spirited summer delight.” – Liquor Laboratory

Besides, it elegantly concludes with a subtle, spicy jalapeño finish. Savor it neat or with St. Germain Elderflower Liqueur and cucumber for a perfect treat.

You can also learn how to make tequila at home here.

What Does It Taste Like?

Pouring Bottle of 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequila

21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeño tequila tastes unique and refreshing. It combines the delightful essence of cucumber with a hint of sweetness upfront, followed by a subtle yet satisfying spicy kick from jalapeño.

Overall, we find this Cucumber Jalapeno tequila deliciously crisp, bright, and utterly enjoyable. This is one of the must-try ingredients if you want a spicy Margarita cocktail.

How Long Does It Last?

The 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno tequila lasts depending on its storage conditions. In short, the shelf life of 21 Seeds Jalapeño Cucumber tequilas relies on how you store them.

But generally, unopened bottles of this jalapeño cucumber can last indefinitely if stored properly in a cool, dark place. Once opened, tequilas should be consumed within 1 to 2 years for the best flavor.

We suggest following the instructions on the bottle for the best 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeño tequila experience.

What Is The ABV Of 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno?

The ABV (Alcohol by Volume) of 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno is 35%, the same as Dulce Vida Pineapple Jalapeño and YaVe Jalapeño.

It is lower than other jalapeño-flavored tequilas like Tanteo Jalapeño (42.5%) and Sino Jalapeño Infused Silver (40%).

Are 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequilas 100% Agave?

WOman Holding Bottle of 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno Tequila

21 Seeds Jalapeño Cucumber tequilas are made from a blend of 100% blue agave, real fruit, and botanicals.

The spirit used in the blend is made exclusively from agave plants, ensuring its 100% agave content.

“If you want to make some memories, add tequila. It was too much tequila, or not quite enough.” – Jimmy Buffett, American Singer-Songwriter

Then it’s infused with real fruit juice for a fresh cucumber note, suitable for varying cocktail options like a Margarita, especially the Spicy Margarita.


What do you mix with 21 Seeds tequilas?

You can mix 21 Seeds tequilas with popular mixers, including citrus juices, agave nectar, and other fruit-based liqueurs like St. Germain elderflower liqueur [1], to create and enjoy various delicious drinks.

You can also add fruit slices or herbs to enhance the flavor further. Experiment and enjoy!

Are 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeno tequilas spicy?

Yes, 21 Seeds is slightly spicy from the jalapeno infusion but not overwhelmingly hot to enjoy. The spiciness adds a pleasant kick to the overall flavor profile, which can be balanced by adding lime juice to your cocktail.

So, this makes it perfect for crafting a spicy Margarita cocktail with a lime wedge and cucumber garnish.

Who owns 21 Seeds tequila?

21 Seeds tequila, founded in 2019 [2], is now owned by was formerly owned by the spirits giant Diageo. However, it used to be owned by female entrepreneurs Kat Hantas, Nicole Emanuel, and Sarika Singh.

Is 21 Seeds Real tequila?

Yes, 21 Seeds is real tequila. The ingredients of the blend include 100% blue agave and real fruit and botanicals, ensuring its authenticity.

You can enjoy this cucumber-infused spirit in a Spicy Margarita cocktail (optional: on the rocks). And it works well with lime juice and fresh cucumber (as a garnish).

In Conclusion

With the mixture of lime juice, orange liqueur, and 21 Seeds, you can craft a spicy Margarita over ice that you can enjoy anytime.

Though it’s optional, using sugar and salt to rim your rocks glass and adding a fresh cucumber or lime wedge as a garnish adds to the overall appeal of your spicy Margarita.

Follow the instructions, and you can enjoy a delicious and refreshing 21 Seeds Cucumber Jalapeño tequila recipe in no time.



Lydia Martin

Lydia Martin hails from Redmond, Washington, where you’ll find some of the best cocktail bars and distilleries that offer a great mix of local drinks. She used to work as a bar manager in Paris and is a self-taught mixologist whose passion for crafting unique cocktails led her to create Liquor Laboratory. Lydia can whip up a mean Margarita in seconds! Contact at [email protected] or learn more about us here.

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