If you’ve ever wondered how to make a strawberry margarita, we are here to show you! Our Strawberry Margarita recipe is a delicious variation on the popular beverage and uses real strawberries to achieve its vibrant hue and multi-layered taste.
Despite popular belief, it is difficult to determine if margaritas truly originated in Mexico. However our strawberry margarita recipe pays homage to the drink’s likely inspiration by calling for only the best Mexican spirits. This ensemble makes the cocktail a great option when celebrating Cinco de Mayo, the Mexican holiday commemorating the country’s victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862.
SERVING SIZE: Makes 1 cocktail
3 ripe strawberries (hulled and sliced)
1 tsp agave nectar
2 oz Mexican tequila of your choosing
1 oz lime juice (freshly squeezed)
3/4 oz Naranja Orange Liqueur
Mint (for garnish)
1. In a cocktail shaker, muddle together the strawberries and agave nectar until the berries are almost completely liquified.
2. Pour in the tequila, lime juice, and orange liqueur.
3. Add ice and shake for about 10 seconds (until the mixture is completely chilled).
4. Strain over an ice ball placed in a chilled margarita glass. Garnish with mint and enjoy responsibly!