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Easy Margarita Recipe
A classic, Easy Margarita Recipe. 5 ingredients: tequila, simple syrup (or agave), lime, lemon, and orange juice! A simply perfect and refreshing cocktail!
Servings: 1 pitcher
Results and timings may vary when adjusting servings
Prep Time
5 mins
Cook Time
3 mins
Total Time
5 mins
 
Nutrition Facts
Easy Margarita Recipe
Amount Per Serving
Calories 216
% Daily Value*
Sodium 17mg 1%
Potassium 43mg 1%
Total Carbohydrates 23g 8%
Sugars 21g
Vitamin C 19.9%
Iron 5.7%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.
*Note: Nutritional information is estimated and varies based on products used.
Ingredients
Pitcher
  • 16 oz tequila 2 cups
  • 4 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 4 oz freshly squeezed lemon juice
  • 4 oz freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 4 - 8 oz simple syrup or agave* 1/2 - 1 cup
Single Serving
  • 2 oz tequila
  • 1 1/2 oz juice (a combo of lime, lemon, and orange juice)
  • 1/2 - 1 oz simple syrup or agave*
Instructions
Simple Syrup
  1. Combine equal parts water and granulated sugar (ex: 1 cup water, 1 cup sugar) into a microwave safe bowl.
  2. Heat until sugar has dissolved. This will take a few minutes.
  3. Cool and store, covered, in the fridge.
Easy Margarita
  1. In a large pitcher, combine all ingredients.
  2. Stir to combine.
  3. Pour over ice and enjoy!
Notes

Nutritional information is for 2 oz tequila, 1.5 oz fresh juice, and 1 oz simple syrup. Calories will be less if you use less simple syrup.

To make homemade simple syrup: combine equal parts sugar and water (ex 1 cup sugar and 1 cup water - you could also do a 1 to 2 ratio 1/2 cup water to 1 cup water) into a microwave safe measuring cup and microwave until the sugar has dissolved. 

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