Coctel Adelita

A unique cocktail from Mexico that's perfect for Cinco de Mayo or any Mexican themed meal. Coffee, tequila, and lemon combine to create a refreshing iced coffee for adults. This recipe is created to be low carb with less than one carb per cocktail.
Course Cocktail
Cuisine Mexican
Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes
Servings 1 serving
Author Marye


  • 1 egg white beaten
  • 1 teaspoon finely ground coffee
  • 2.5 ounces tequila
  • 1 ounce prepared espresso or very strong cold brew coffee chilled
  • 1 ounce heavy cream
  • 1 ounce vanilla sugar free syrup
  • Squeeze of lemon juice for 1/4 a lemon


  • With the thumb and forefinger coat the rim of a Margarita glass with the egg white.
  • Roll in the ground coffee.
  • Set aside.
  • Add ice to a shaker.
  • Add the remaining ingredients.
  • Shake gently to blend and strain into the prepared glass.


Calories: 275 Carbs: 0.9