Tequila is a Mexican liquor distilled from the fermented juices obtained from the hearts of blue agave plants. The liquor gets its name from the town of Tequila located in the state of Jalisco where production started more than 200 years ago. Tequila Body Slammer 1 pinch Salt 1 shot Tequila 1/4 Lemon Put salt on some part of somebody else’s body. Hold shot glass in left hand and lemon in right hand. Lick salt, slam the tequila, then suck lemon.