Blood Orange Margarita

Toast to your new marriage and serve your guests a signature cocktail throughout your reception. Blood Orange Margarita’s are perfect for a spring or summer wedding. Click HERE for more signature drink recipe inspirations. Please drink responsibly (21 and older) and always have a designated driver.

1/2 cup water
1/2 cup sugar
Kosher salt
2 ounces Orange liqueur
2 ounces fresh lime juice
3 ounces blood orange juice (2-3 oranges)
3 ounces tequila, preferably reposado
salt for the rim, lime/orange wedges for garnish

Directions: Make a simple syrup by combining water and sugar over medium high heat. Heat until sugar is dissolved; remove from heat and let cool.Combine equal parts of salt and sugar and spread on a saucer. Rub the rim of each glass with a lime wedge and then dip the edge into the salt/sugar combination. Combine 3 oz of simple syrup with orange liqueur, lime juice, blood orange juice and tequila in a cocktail shaker. Fill with ice and shake for approximately 30 second until ice cold. Fill glasses with ice and pour mixture into the glasses. Garnish with an orange slice and lime section.

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