Ranch water cocktail in rocks glass with lime.

Easy Ranch Water Recipe

Contributor: Christine Pittman

Ranch Water is a refreshing cocktail from Texas. Learn how to make this simple delicious drink that only uses three ingredients.

Listen to learn how to make this recipe, along with some great tips from Christine:

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  • Author: Christine Pittman
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1 serving 1x
  • Category: Drink
  • Method: Mix
  • Cuisine: American


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  • 6 ice cubes
  • 1 and 1/2 oz. blanco tequila
  • 3/4 oz. lime juice
  • 4 oz. Topo Chico*
  • Lime wedge


  1. Put the ice into a lowball glass.
  2. Measure in the tequila and lime juice.
  3. Top with the Topo Chico and garnish with the wedge of lime.

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*You can use another kind of sparkling water or one with a hint of flavor, but no need for hard seltzer here.