Combine tequila, 1/2 cup red Skittles, and red food coloring in glass jar. Cover; let stand at room temperature overnight or until candies dissolve.
Achieve a sweet cherry red cocktail by soaking red Skittles in tequila before making this margarita.
Servings and Ingredients
|8 oz. blanco tequila|
|1 c. red Skittles candies, divided|
|2 drop(s) red food coloring, optional|
|Lime wedges, for rims and garnish|
|1 tbsp. lime zest|
|2 oz. Triple Sec|
|2 oz. Rose's sweetened lime juice|
Things To Grab
- Glass jar
- Cocktail shaker
- 2 (8-oz. each) glasses
For margaritas, grind an additional 1/2 cup Skittles in blender. Rub rims of 2 (8-oz.) glasses with lime wedges. Dip rims in ground candies mixed with lime zest; set aside.
Add Skittle-infused tequila, Triple Sec, Rose's sweetened lime juice to an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Cover; shake until well-chilled. Strain into prepared glasses. Add ice; garnish with lime slices, if desired.
Amounts Per Serving
- Total Fat: 1.5g
- Cholesterol: 0mg
- Sodium: 5mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 50g
- Protein: 0g
Hy-Vee Seasons Magazine September 2021