The Perfect Strawberry Margarita with Basil
The best Margaritas use fresh lime + quality tequila and good orange liqueur, like Cointreau or Grand Marnier. Simple, easy, stress-free. For the best results use a high-quality tequila, made with 100 percent agave. Get the Perfect Classic Margarita Recipe
Obviously, the best margarita is made with freshly squeezed lime. So let's make a pitcher of Margaritas!Strawberry Basil Margarita Recipe
This will make one cocktail, to make a pitcher just change the number of servings and the recipe will recalculate. Simple, right.
- 1 1/2 oz 100 % agave tequila
- 3/4 oz fresh lime juice
- 1/2 oz Cointreau or Grand Marnier
- 1/2 oz of Agave Syrup
- 1 lime - sliced for the garnish
- 1 lime - cut into wedges to wet the rim for the salt
- 3 basil - leaves
- 3 strawberries - medium
To Make 1 Cocktail
- In a glass or shaker muddle basil and strawberries.
- Add fresh lime juice and agave syrup, stir to mix.
- Transfer to a cocktail shaker filled with ice and shake until very cold.
- To make a pitcher add all ingredients to a pitcher filled with ice and stir vigorously.
- Serve the margaritas over ice and garnish with the lime slices.
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