There are so many ways to enjoy the kick of tequila, citrusy tang, and sweet libations that a margarita offers. Plus, most of the cocktail concoctions can become mocktails, making them drinks fit for all. Who doesn’t love a flavorful and multifaceted treat? Upgrade your cocktail game and try your hand at these three easy margarita recipes everyone will love.
Classic Lemon-Lime Margarita
Classics are classics for a reason. Aside from being the original and most popular flavor, a lemon-lime margarita is simple and delicious, making it the perfect cocktail to include in your repertoire.
A traditional lemon-lime margarita includes the following ingredients:
- Lemon and lime juice or a citrusy concentrate mix
- Tequila of choice (skip for mocktail variation)
- Triple sec (skip for mocktail variation)
After combining the ingredients, all it takes is a good shake, a salted rim, and a slice of lime to finish your classic margarita.
Frozen Strawberry-Basil Margarita
Strawberry margaritas are another crowd favorite. Add a frozen twist and some basil into the mix, and you’ll create a margarita that everyone will love.
You will need the following ingredients:
- Strawberries (fresh, frozen, or concentrated)
- Tequila of choice
- Ice to blend
- Lime juice
- Simple syrup
- Basil leaves
A frozen strawberry-basil mocktail makes a great summer, party, and social-hour drink. Give it a shot and satisfy your sweet tooth!
Spicy Jalapeño Margarita
Spice things up at the bar with a spicy jalapeño margarita. Although not as common as its counterparts, this heated libation is a hit for those looking for a fun, flavorful experience and cocktail creativity.
To make a spicy jalapeño margarita, you will need the following ingredients:
- Prepared lemon-lime margarita base
- Orange juice
- Sliced jalapeños
To give this spicy cocktail an extra kick, use a jalapeño- or habanero-infused liqueur.
These three easy margarita recipes add drinks that everyone will love to your bar menu. The classic covers those looking for a traditional libation and tangy refresher. The strawberry-basil variation gives you a sweet fruity treat to enjoy with or without liquor. And the spicy margarita completes the sensory palate with some heat.
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