Fresh Strawberry Margaritas
delish and easy margarita recipe to make when strawberries are in season
- 3 3 3 ripe strawberries, hulled and sliced
- 1 1 1/2 tsp agave nectar or 1/2 tsp sugar
- 2 2 2 oz tequila
- 1 1 1 oz lime juice
- 3/4 3/4 3/4 oz orange liqueur, such as Triple Sec, Grand Marnier or Cointreau
- Lime, for garnish
Preparation time 5mins
Cooking time 5mins
Adapted from davidlebovitz.com
Muddle strawberries in bottom of cocktail shaker with nectar/sugar until berries are almost completely liquified. Add tequila, lime juice and orange liqueur. Fill shaker about halfway with ice, and shake for 15-20 sec until very cold.
Remove lid and strain through coarse mess strainer into short tumbler half full of ice (rim glass with sugar before filling if desired). Garnish with lime slice or wedge.