Friday, July 6, 2012

{COCKTAILS} Triple Berry Margarita

One of our FAVORITE BLOGS shared recipes for "5 Fab Fruity Summer Cocktails" to keep you cool this summer. Anyone who knows me knows that I LOVE SANGRIA and MARGARITAS and so these recipes were right on point! Click on the link below and read all 5 recipes. I've decided to post {of course} the recipe for the TRIPLE BERRY MARGARITA:


Ingredients:

2 Pints Strawberries, sliced and frozen at least 1 hour

1 ½ Pints Blackberries

½ Pint Raspberries

½ Cup Fresh Lime Juice

2/3 Cup Sugar

1 ½ Cups Gold Tequila

2/3 Cup Grand Marnier

5 Cups Ice

Directions:

Puree blackberries, raspberries, and lime juice in a blander until smooth

Strain into large measuring cup

Add sugar and stir until dissolved

Refrigerate puree at least 1 hour, and up to 1 day

Mix tequila and Grand Marnier into berry puree

Add half of the puree into a blender, add half of the frozen strawberries and

2 ½ cups of ice

Blend until smooth

Transfer to a large serving pitcher

Repeat with remaining berry puree, frozen strawberries, and ice

Pour into a sugar-rimmed Margarita glass and serve

Makes 8-10 servings
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