Chelada Recipe
Recipe type: Cocktail
This beer based drink is a perfect option for Cinco de Mayo and other warm weather entertaining.
  • 6 oz. Corona or other light Mexican beer
  • 3 oz. Limeade
  • 1-2 drops lime essential oil (optional, can substitute a squeeze of fresh lime juice)
  1. Fill a glass with ice.
  2. Add beer.
  3. Top with Limeade.
  4. Add lime essential oil or fresh lime juice to taste.
  5. Give a gentle stir.
  6. Consider rimming the glass with salt if you like that sort of thing.
Recipe by Cupcakes and Cutlery at