Forget margarita mix. Here’s a fresh and simple recipe for grapefruit margaritas. For the best flavor, use freshly squeezed juice. Sweet and juicy red grapefruit are delicious in this margarita recipe.
Grapefruit Margarita Recipe
1 1/2 ounces blanco or reposado tequila such as Patron or Cabo Wabo
3/4 ounce clear orange liqueur such as triple sec or Cointreau
1 1/2 ounces fresh red grapefruit juice
1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
1/2 ounce simple syrup
Add tequila, orange liqueur, grapefruit juice, lime juice and simple syrup to cocktail shaker. Add ice to cocktail shaker; cover and shake vigorously. Strain into chilled glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with grapefruit wedge.
Makes 1 cocktail
What is simple syrup? Simple syrup is 1 part granulated sugar dissolved in 1 part water.