4 Margaritas for Parrotheads with a Sweet Tooth
Just because you love to party and celebrate with friends doesn't mean you necessarily like the taste of alcohol. Tequila, rum, whiskey - their taste and burn can be unappealing to many people. However, that's where your frozen concoction maker comes into the mix. Combine these strong spirits with mixers and garnishes to make a cocktails that's as sweet as it is fun.
If you have an insatiable sweet tooth, we have four recipes for you. Check out these delicious and sweet concoctions that you can make in your margarita machine.
1. Barrakuda Margarita
Traditional margaritas are delicious. They're sweet, sour and salty. But if you have a true sweet tooth, you may want to replace the strong lime juice with something a little sweeter and even a little stronger. Try this recipe:
- 3/4 ounces tequila
- 3 ounces peach schnapps
- 3 ounces blue curacao
- 12 ounces sweet and sour mix
- Your frozen concoction maker.
Fill your frozen concoction maker's ice reservoir to the fill line with ice then pour the remaining ingredients into the blender jar. Once everything is in the right place, all you need to do is hit the switch. The machine will blend you a perfect drink. Add some peach juice for extra sweetness and garnish with a fresh peach wedge.
2. Homemade Lemonade Margarita
What's more refreshing than homemade lemonade? Turn this classic refreshment into your new favorite sweet cocktail. Here's what you'll need:
- 3 ounces tequila
- 3 ounces orange liqueur
- 6 ounces fresh-squeezed lemon juice
- 3 tablespoons granulated sugar
Ensure your ice compartment is filled and pour the remaining ingredients into your frozen concoction maker. Blend it up and serve in tall glasses with lemon wedges.
3. Strawberry-Pomegranate Margarita
Mix these two delicious red fruits into one delectable cocktail that your fellow sweet tooth friends won't be able to get enough of. All you need to do is mix these ingredients in your margarita maker:
- 3 ounces of silver tequila
- 1.5 ounces citrus liqueur
- 1.5 strawberry liqueur
- 4.5 ounces pomegranate juice
- 2 tablespoons sugar
- Fresh cut strawberries.
Pour this cocktail into a large margarita glass and serve with lime wedges and strawberry chunks.
"Mix two delicious red fruits into one delectable cocktail."
4. Chocolate Margarita
What' sweeter than chocolate? Turn your cocktail into a true dessert treat that everyone will be talking about. Use this chocolate margarita recipe:
- 1 1/2 ounces silver tequila
- 1 1/2 ounces chocolate liqueur
- 3/4 ounces cream or milk
- 1 tablespoon chocolate syrup
- 1 splash lime juice
- Chocolate bits or sprinkles.
Use your ice-filled frozen concoction maker to combine these ingredients into a strong but sweet chocolate treat that's more fun than a Mudslide. Serve in a margarita or martini glass rimmed with chocolate bits or sprinkles.
Your fellow Parrotheads at Margaritaville® Cargo remind you to enjoy your frozen concoctions responsibly and obey all drinking laws.