Cranberry Margarita

Opal Jackson-Cakmak


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to make the margaritas, fill a cocktail shaker with ice; combine the cranberry juice, tequila, triple sec and lime juice; shake then strain the margarita mixture into some glasses full of ice

Directions Step-By-Step

Wedge of lime
Ice cubes for shaking and serving
1/2 cup cranberry juice or cranberry juice cocktail
1/2 cup silver or other 100% agave tequila
1/4 cup orange liqueur (Grand Marnier, Triple Sec or Citronage)
1/4 cup fresh lime juice
Garnishes: thinly sliced limes or fresh cranberries
1.Run a lime wedge around the rim of the glass, and dip the edge in sugar to coat. Fill glasses with ice. Set aside.
2.In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine all the ingredients, and shake like hell.
3.Strain into ice-filled glasses and serve.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cocktails