Tart and refreshing, these Citrus Margaritas are the perfect tequila cocktail to sip with your favorite spicy snack.
These are also the perfect cocktail for the "I don't like tequila" people in your life. The mix of citrus and just enough simple syrup make this margarita super smooth with no tequila bite in sight.
Makes 1 cocktail
2 oz grapefruit juice
2 oz lime juice
1 oz orange juice
2 oz silver tequila
1 oz triple sec
1.5 oz simple syrup
Prep your glass by running a slice of lime around the rim or dipping the rim in a little water. Pour salt into a shallow dish and gently run the rim of your glass through the salt. Set aside.
Combine remaining ingredients together in a cocktail shaker full of ice.
Fill your prepared glass with ice.
Shake everything up in the cocktail shaker and strain it into your prepared glass.
Tips on Citrus Margaritas
- Fresh squeezed juice is important here, especially for the orange juice.
- This is a great cocktail to make a large batch of for parties.
- Feel free to sugar the rim or skip that step completely if it's not your thing.
Citrus margaritas pair great with creamy avocado corn salsa.