Strawberry Margarita

Janis McRae Recipe

By Janis McRae JanisinLA

A long time ago I lived in New Mexico and had a fabulous cook for a griend! She was from Mexico and thrilled me with all her fabulous Mexican recipes! Here is her Strawberry Margarita recipe!!! Great on a hot day or tropical feeling nights!
THANKS ELSPY!!!!


Recipe Rating:
 1 Rating
Serves:
4
Cooking Method:
Blend

Ingredients

3/4 c
tequila
3/4 c
fresh or frozen strawberries (if fresh, remove stems)
1/3 c
triple sec
1/4 c
fresh lime juice
1/2 c
mint syrup recipe follows
1/4 c
loosely packed mint leaves
mint leaves to garnish
MINT SYRUP
1/4 c
sugar
1/4 c
water
1/2 tsp
mint extract

Directions

1
Combine ingredients and enough ice to fill blender in blender. Pulse until ice is crushed and all ingredients are well blended.
2
Divide among four glasses and garnish with mint and a whole strawberry if desired.
3
MINT SYRUP: Add watyer and sugar to small saucepan and bring to a boil. Boil for 2 minuters. Cool and add mint extract. Stir.