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Strawberry Margarita Recipe

Strawberry Margarita will light up any party that you have planned out this summer! Made with fresh strawberries and homemade simple syrup!
Course Drinks
Cuisine American, Mexican
Keyword Strawberry Margarita Recipe
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
Total Time 20 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 401kcal
Author Catalina Castravet

Ingredients

  • 1 pint fresh strawberries washed and hulled
  • 3 ounces lime juice
  • 6 ounces tequila
  • 3 ounces orange liqueur like Cointreau
  • 2 ounces simple syrup

Homemade Simple Syrup Recipe:

  • 2 cups cold water
  • 3/4 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 lemon juiced
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract

Garnish:

  • lime slices
  • sugar or salt for rim
  • ice

Instructions

Make Simple Syrup:

  • Place a medium saucepan over medium heat, add water and sugar, and bring to a steady boil.
  • Stir constantly until sugar is completely dissolved.
  • Remove from heat and stir in lemon juice and vanilla.
  • Let mixture cool completely, for about 20-30 minutes.

Make Strawberry Mixture:

  • Add the strawberries to a blender or food processor and blend until smooth.
  • Strain through a mesh sieve to remove the pulp.

Make Strawberry Margarita:

  • Combine the strawberry juice, lime juice, tequila, orange liqueur, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker, shake well and set aside.
  • Run a lime wedge along the rim of two glasses then dip the rims into a plate with salt or sugar.
  • Fill the glasses about ¾ full of ice and pour the cocktail into the glasses, garnish with a lime wedge and serve.

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Nutrition

Calories: 401kcal | Carbohydrates: 68g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g | Sodium: 19mg | Potassium: 252mg | Fiber: 3g | Sugar: 62g | Vitamin A: 14IU | Vitamin C: 90mg | Calcium: 32mg | Iron: 1mg