Just in time for Cinco de Maya, I've got a few margarita recipes that I'm just dying to try. Using flavors like blood-orange and watermelon, these drinks looks as beautiful as they are tasty. Check them out!
16 large fresh blackberries, divided 4 small fresh thyme sprigs, divided 6 tablespoons 100% blue agave silver tequila 1/4 cup Simple Syrup 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice 1 tablespoon Cointreau or other orange liqueur 2 cups ice cubes, divided 1/4 cup chilled sparkling wine
Place 14 blackberries and 2 thyme sprigs in medium bowl. Press firmly on solids with muddler or back of wooden spoon until mashed.
Mix in tequila, simple syrup, lime juice, and Cointreau, then 1 cup ice. Stir to blend well. Strain into large glass measuring cup. Mix in sparkling wine.
Divide remaining ice between 2 tall glasses. Pour Margarita mixture over. Garnish each with 1 blackberry and 1 thyme sprig.
2 parts silver tequila 1 lime, juiced 1 1/2 parts peach schnapps 1/4 cup white peach puree Ice
Fill a cocktail shaker 1/2 of the way with ice. Add all of the ingredients. Shake hard to combine.
Strain into a margarita glass filled with fresh ice. Enjoy!