Blood Orange & Lime Margarita

Ingredients

4 oz blood orange juice
2 ounces lime juice
4 oz tequilla
2 ounces orange liquor (cointreau, grand marnier, or tripple sec)
for the sugar rim (optional):
4 tablespoons sugar

Preparation

1
If making a sugar rim, combine lime zest, orange zest, and sugar in a shallow bowl, rubbing zest into sugar with fingers. Run a wedge of lime around the rim of your serving glass, then dip glass in bowl of sugar, turning it back and forth to coat with sugar-zest mixture.
2
In a shaker filled with ice, combine orange juice, lime juice, tequila, and orange liquor and shake vigorously for a few seconds. Pour margarita into serving glasses (with or without fresh ice) and garnish with an orange wheel, if desired.

Yield:

2

Added:

March 23, 2011

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