Cherry-Lime Margaritas

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Cherry-Lime Margaritas

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Sugar-rimmed glass filled with cherry-lime margarita, garnished with lime slice and maraschino cherry

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Recipe Data

1
Serving
5min
Prep
5min
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    Description

    Mix in cherry liqueur and maraschino cherry juice for a sweet cherry twist on the classic lime margarita.

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    Servings and Ingredients

    Ingredients
    Serves 1
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    ½ tbsp.kosher salt
    1lime, zested
    Water
    1 oz.fresh lime juice
    2 oz.tequila
    1 oz.cherry liqueur
    2 tsp.maraschino cherry juice
    1maraschino cherry, for garnish
    1lime, sliced, for garnish

    Things To Grab

    • Shallow dish
    • 8-oz. cocktail glass

    Directions

    1. Combine kosher salt and lime zest in a shallow dish. Dip rim of an 8-oz. cocktail glass in water; line rim with mixture of kosher salt and lime zest. Fill cocktail glass with ice.

    2. Pour fresh lime juice, tequila, cherry liqueur, and maraschino cherry juice into cocktail glass; stir to combine. Garnish with a maraschino cherry and a fresh lime wedge, if desired.

    Nutrition facts

    Servings

    220 Calories per serving

    Amounts Per Serving

    • Total Fat: 0g
    • Cholesterol: 0mg
    • Sodium: 0mg
    • Total Carbohydrates: 13g
    • Protein: 0g

    Daily Values

    0%
    Vitamin A 0%
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    Vitamin C 15%
    0%
    Iron 0%
    0%
    Calcium 0%

    Recipe Source:

    Hy-Vee Test Kitchen