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Blood Orange Margarita: A Fruity Cocktail

Blood Orange Margarita: A Fruity Cocktail
The fruity Blood Orange Margarita
Blood Orange Margarita
FLAVOUR Fruity
OCCASION Cocktail party
AUTHOR Olmeca Barman
Ingredients
1/2 cup of tequila
1/2 cup of blood orange juice (about 4 blood oranges)
1 oz of agave nectar or simple syrup
1 1/2 tablespoons orange liqueur (Cointreau)
1 lime, cut into wedges (to be squeezed)
Ice
Salt
Method

It's time to whip up some blood orange margaritas! Here's how to do it: Start with some fresh blood oranges and tequila. You'll need these for the base of your margarita. Add lime juice, orange liqueur, and simple syrup—this will give your margarita a little kick, along with sweetness! Next, dip a glass rim into water so that it sticks better to the salt (you can also use sugar if you prefer). Fill your glass with ice cubes until it's almost full (you'll want enough room for all those other ingredients). Then pour in your margarita base overtop of them—and voila! You have yourself a refreshing Blood Orange Margarita!

We love margaritas. They’re a classic cocktail that is perfect for any occasion: whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or just looking to unwind after work.

But sometimes, we want something different. Maybe it’s because we’ve had the same old drink for too long and need a break from it. Or maybe we just want to try something new, because why not?

Blood oranges are grown in Southern Italy and Spain, but they can also be found in other parts of the world. They have a unique flavor that cannot be duplicated by any other fruit, which makes them perfect for making cocktails and other beverages.

This particular drink is made with tequila and lime juice, which gives it a very refreshing taste that goes well with salt on the rim of the glass. This combination makes for an excellent combination for anyone who wants something sweet but still has some spice to it as well!

It’s fruity, but not too sweet. It has just enough alcohol to give you a buzz without being overpowering. And it’s easy to make!

Ingredients of a Blood Orange Margarita Recipe

How to Prepare the Blood Orange Margarita

Tips to Prepare the Blood Orange Mix

Some Alternative Versions of the Blood Orange with Tequila

Whether you’re a blood orange fan or not, you’ve got to admit that the classic Blood Orange Margarita is a sweet, tart cocktail that’s perfect for summer. But did you know it has some variations?

  • Blood Orange Margarita Float: It’s super easy to make, and you can use blood orange juice to make it look extra festive—just add a scoop of vanilla ice cream to your margarita for an extra-creamy treat.
  • Blood Orange Margarita Fizz: This is a great alternative to the classic margarita. If you want to make this drink even lighter, add a shot of club soda!
  • Blood Orange Margarita + Lime Juice + Pineapple Juice: This version is simple but delicious! It has all the tartness of a regular margarita but with a hint of sweetness from the pineapple juice.

How to Prepare the Frozen Blood Orange Margarita Mix

A Frozen Blood Orange Margarita is a delicious treat that blends blood oranges, tequila, and lime juice. It’s perfect for summer entertaining, or just for a night in with the family!

If you’re looking for something new to try, this cocktail recipe is the perfect solution!

  • To make the blood orange juice, combine blood orange slices, ice, and water in a blender. Blend until smooth, about 1 minute.
  • In a pitcher, stir together the tequila, orange liqueur, lime and the agave nectar. Add 3 cups of ice cubes and stir again to combine.
  • Fill margaritas glasses with some crushed ice, then pour margarita mixture into each glass. Garnish with an orange slice or two if desired! Enjoy!

A Blood Orange and Tequila Mix

The Best Tequila to Make this Cocktail

If you’re looking for something a little bit different than the standard lime margarita, we have the perfect recipe for you! We’ve combined the sweet taste of blood orange with the smoky flavor of tequila to create the Blood Orange Margarita, which is just what it sounds like: a margarita made with blood oranges.

The secret ingredient? Olmeca Altos Tequila, which gives this cocktail its signature smoky flavor and makes it the perfect choice if you want to go beyond traditional recipes.