Festive Cranberry Margarita

Festive Cranberry Margaritas

Traditionally, margaritas are considered a warm weather drink, but that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy this delicious and popular cocktail all year long! This holiday-friendly version lends a festive twist with its bright splash of color and a fun, seasonal garnish.

Festive Cranberry Margaritas

Yield: 1 Margarita

Festive Cranberry Margarita

Ingredients

  • 3 oz. tequila
  • 2 oz. Cointreau (or other orange liqueur)
  • 2 oz. cranberry juice
  • 3 T. fresh lime juice
    Garnish:
  • fresh rosemary sprigs, bottom leaves removed, approximately 2-3” long
  • fresh cranberries
  • fresh lime wedges

Instructions

  1. To make cranberry sprig garnish, carefully thread 3 fresh cranberries onto tough rosemary stems. Set aside.
  2. Fill cocktail shaker with ice and add tequila, Cointreau, and both juices. Shake well and strain into ice-filled glasses. Garnish with rosemary sprigs and lime wedges, if desired. Serve immediately.
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Festive Cranberry Margaritas

 

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