Make Pink Peppercorn Simple Syrup: Crush peppercorns and place in a small container with a lid. Pour simple syrup over peppercorns; stir until combined. Cover and chill for 1 to 2 days before using.
Pink Peppercorn Pomegranate Margarita
Toast to the holidays with this spicy and tart take on a margarita.
For more of Jeff’s Holiday Favorite cocktails, watch his Holiday Favorites All Grown Up episode, or view his Kicked Up Cocoa recipe.
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Servings and Ingredients
|Pink Peppercorn Simple Syrup|
|½ c. simple syrup|
|1 tbsp. pink peppercorns, coarsely crushed|
|1 ½ oz. tequila|
|1 oz. pomegranate juice|
|½ oz. Pink Peppercorn Simple Syrup|
|½ lime, juiced|
|Lime, sliced, for garnish|
Things To Grab
- Small container with lid
Hyvee Culinary Expert TipNeed this simple syrup in a hurry? Add the simple syrup to a small saucepan and add crushed peppercorns. Simmer until desired spice level is reached, being careful not to burn.
Add tequila, pomegranate juice, simple syrup, lime juice, and ice to a cocktail shaker. Cover and shake thoroughly until chilled.
If desired, strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a fresh lime slice.
160 Calories per serving
Amounts Per Serving
- Total Fat: 0g
- Cholesterol: 0mg
- Sodium: 5mg
- Total Carbohydrates: 17g
- Protein: 0g
Vitamin D 0%