Electric Banana Recipe from Mexico with Tequila, Banana Liqueur, and Lime Juice

Electric Banana

Electric Banana Recipe from Mexico with Tequila, Banana Liqueur, and Lime Juice
Region / culture: Mexico | Preparation time: 5 minutes | Cooking time: 0 minutes | Servings: 1


Electric Banana
Electric Banana

The Electric Banana is a fun and fruity shot that is perfect for parties or gatherings. This colorful and flavorful drink is sure to be a hit with your friends and family.


The Electric Banana shot has been a popular choice at bars and parties for many years. It is a simple yet delicious drink that is easy to make and enjoy.


How to prepare

  1. Layer the ingredients and add lime juice. Shoot the mixture.


  • Try adding a splash of pineapple juice or coconut rum to give the Electric Banana shot a different flavor profile.

Cooking Tips & Tricks

When making the Electric Banana shot, be sure to layer the ingredients carefully to create a visually appealing drink. Use a shot glass for the best results.

Serving Suggestions

Serve the Electric Banana shot as a fun and festive party drink. Pair it with other fruity cocktails for a tropical theme.

Cooking Techniques

Layering the ingredients in the shot glass is key to creating the visually appealing Electric Banana shot.

Ingredient Substitutions

If you don't have banana liqueur, you can substitute with banana schnapps or rum.

Make Ahead Tips

You can pre-measure the ingredients for the Electric Banana shot and store them in shot glasses in the refrigerator until ready to serve.

Presentation Ideas

Garnish the Electric Banana shot with a slice of banana or a lime wedge for a festive touch.

Pairing Recommendations

Pair the Electric Banana shot with spicy foods or grilled meats for a fun and flavorful combination.

Storage and Reheating Instructions

The Electric Banana shot is best enjoyed fresh and should not be stored or reheated.

Nutrition Information

Calories per serving

The Electric Banana shot contains approximately 70 calories per serving.


The Electric Banana shot contains approximately 2 grams of carbohydrates per serving.


The Electric Banana shot contains no fat.


The Electric Banana shot contains no protein.

Vitamins and minerals

The Electric Banana shot does not provide significant amounts of vitamins or minerals.


This recipe may contain allergens such as alcohol and fruit.


The Electric Banana shot is a low-calorie drink that is best enjoyed in moderation.


The Electric Banana shot is a fun and fruity drink that is perfect for parties and gatherings. Enjoy this colorful and flavorful shot with friends and family.

How did I get this recipe?

The memory of discovering this recipe for the first time is a joyful one. It was a warm summer day, and I was visiting my dear friend Margaret in her cozy little cottage by the sea. Margaret was known for her delicious and inventive recipes, and that day she had a special treat in store for me - her famous Electric Banana dessert.

I watched in awe as Margaret whipped up the dessert with ease, her hands moving deftly as she peeled and sliced ripe bananas, melted chocolate, and whipped cream. The air was filled with the sweet scent of caramelizing sugar and the rich aroma of cocoa. I couldn't wait to taste the final creation.

As Margaret plated the dessert and handed me a spoon, I took my first bite and was instantly transported to dessert heaven. The combination of sweet bananas, creamy whipped cream, and rich chocolate was a match made in culinary paradise. I knew right then and there that I had to learn how to make this delectable treat myself.

Margaret chuckled as she saw the look of delight on my face. "It's a simple recipe, really," she said, "but it requires a delicate touch and a bit of patience. I'll teach you how to make it, and soon you'll be whipping up Electric Bananas for your loved ones too."

And so, Margaret became my mentor in the art of making Electric Banana. She shared her tips and tricks with me, guiding me through each step of the process. I learned how to choose the ripest bananas, how to melt chocolate without burning it, and how to whip cream to the perfect consistency. I practiced diligently, making batch after batch of Electric Banana until I had mastered the recipe.

Over the years, I have made countless Electric Bananas for my family and friends, each time bringing smiles to their faces and joy to their taste buds. The recipe has become a staple in my collection, a cherished memory of my dear friend Margaret and the day she introduced me to this delightful dessert.

As I sit here now, writing down the recipe for Electric Banana, I can't help but feel a sense of gratitude for all the wonderful people and experiences that have shaped my culinary journey. Each recipe in my collection tells a story, a tale of friendship, love, and the simple joys of sharing a delicious meal with those we hold dear.

And so, I pass on this recipe for Electric Banana to you, my dear grandchild. May you make it with love and share it with those you cherish, creating new memories and traditions along the way. And remember, the secret ingredient in any recipe is the love and care you put into it. Happy cooking, dear one. Enjoy!


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