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Blue Sunset Cocktail Recipe

Welcome to our exclusive exploration of the Blue Sunset, a cocktail that promises to tantalize your taste buds and elevate your mixology experience. Whether you’re a cocktail enthusiast or a curious beginner who likes Tequila, Blue Curacao, 7-Up, Sour Mix, or Orange Juice, this drink might impress.

Table of contents:

  1. Description
  2. Ingredients
  3. Instructions
  4. Nutrition
  5. Shopping list
  6. Related Cocktails
  7. FAQ
  8. Conclusion

Blue Sunset Cocktail Description

The Blue Sunset falls under the Cocktail and Alcoholic categories, making it a perfect choice for those who appreciate a drink with character. Served in Cocktail glass, this drink tastes exquisite and presents itself visually appealing.

The Blue Sunset is not just a cocktail, it’s an art form. With 5 ingredients including Tequila, Blue Curacao, 7-Up, Sour mix, Orange juice, it invites you into a world of exquisite flavors and textures. This cocktail stands as a symbol of creativity and sophistication. Enjoy similar experiences with cocktails like Liquid Sword, Pineapple Tea, Stan’s Surprise.

Blue Sunset Ingredients

A great cocktail starts with the right ingredients. For the Blue Sunset, you will need the following:

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Each component in this cocktail plays a vital role in creating the unique flavor profile of this drink.

How to Make a Blue Sunset Cocktail

Preparation time: 5
Total time: 10

Creating the Blue Sunset cocktail is an art in itself. Follow these steps for the perfect outcome:

To craft this exquisite cocktail, begin by carefully combining the following ingredients: 1 oz Tequila, 1 oz Blue Curacao, 1/4 part 7-Up, 1/4 part Sour mix, 1/2 part Orange juice. Once blended to perfection, pour into the cocktail glass and enjoy. The process is as enjoyable as savoring the drink itself.

Nutrition Facts for the Blue Sunset Cocktail

Calories Fat Carbs Protein
500.0 0.0 125.0 0.0

Please note that the figures in the table for Blue Sunset are only approximate values, as for each raw material, the manufacturers use different ingredients to make their products. A general value has been used based on the ingredients (which may be substituted) to calculate the nutrition results in this recipe. The values shown are per serving.

Shopping List for the Blue Sunset Cocktail

To prepare this cocktail, ensure you have these items on your shopping list: Tequila, Blue Curacao, 7-Up, Sour Mix, and Orange Juice.

Quality ingredients are key to the perfect cocktail, Blue Sunset.

Interesting Facts

The ingredients used in the Blue Sunset cocktail are also found in many other drinks. This list shows how many times each ingredient is used in the recipes and what proportion of each ingredient is used in the cocktail descriptions on our Cocktails recipe & Drinks site.

Used Ingredient Applied % of Total Cocktails
Tequila 724 times 4.43%
Blue Curacao 368 times 2.25%
7-Up 244 times 1.49%
Sour Mix 209 times 1.28%
Orange Juice 2098 times 12.83%

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Blue Sunset FAQ

  • Q: How do you make the Blue Sunset Cocktail?
  • A: Follow the detailed instructions above to mix the perfect Blue Sunset.
  • Q: What ingredients do I need for the Blue Sunset?
  • A: The ingredients include Tequila, Blue Curacao, 7-Up, Sour Mix, and Orange Juice, all of which contribute to its unique taste.
  • Q: Which is the best glass for the Blue Sunset cocktail?
  • A: In our experience, Cocktail glass is the best match for this drink. This glassware appears 1145 times in our mixing recipes, resulting in 7.00% of the cocktailing instructions.


The Blue Sunset cocktail is more than just a drink; it’s a sensory journey. From its intricate blend of flavors to its elegant presentation, this cocktail is a testament to the art of mixology. Whether you’re hosting a party or enjoying a quiet evening, the Blue Sunset is the perfect addition to any occasion.