Cranberry Margarita Recipe

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Cranberry Margarita Recipe
Cranberry Margarita Recipe
Fabiana Santana

Cranberry Margarita Recipe

 It isn’t a party without a margarita, especially when a crowd is gathering. Sauza tequila puts a winter spin on summer’s favorite cocktail by putting to use the fresh cranberries you meant to use at Christmas.   

1
Servings
636
Calories Per Serving
Deliver Ingredients
Makes
1 cocktail

Ingredients

For Margarita

  • 1 1/2 Ounce Sauza Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila
  • 1/2 Ounce JDK & Sons O3 Premium Orange Liqueur
  • 1 Ounce cranberry puree
  • Sanding sugar for garnish

For Cranberry Puree

  • 1/2 Cup freshly squeezed orange juice, about 2 oranges
  • 1/2 Cup sugar
  • 4 -ounce package of fresh cranberries

Directions

For Margarita

In a shaker add crushed ice, 1 ½ ounces of Sauza® Blue Silver, ½ part of JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur, 1 ounce cranberry purée, and shake to mix. Pour drink into a sugar rimmed martini glass.

For Cranberry Puree

In a saucepan over medium heat, melt the sugar in the orange juice. Add the cranberries and cook over low heat for 10 minutes. Set aside and let it cool. Blend cranberries in a blender, then strain.

Cranberry Shopping Tip

Buying fruits in season when they are at the peak of their freshness make for great tasting food and can save you money.

Cranberry Cooking Tip

Don’t throw out your overripe fruit – instead blend into a smoothie or salad dressing, add to muffin batter, bake into a cobbler, or boil down with sugar and a little lemon juice to make jam.

Nutritional Facts

Total Fat
0.3g
0.5%
Sugar
119g
N/A
Protein
1g
3%
Carbs
132g
44%
Vitamin A
14µg
2%
Vitamin B6
0.1mg
6.8%
Vitamin C
67mg
100%
Vitamin E
2mg
9%
Vitamin K
7µg
9%
Calcium
48mg
5%
Fiber
9g
35%
Folate (food)
28µg
N/A
Folate equivalent (total)
28µg
7%
Iron
0.5mg
2.9%
Magnesium
18mg
4%
Niacin (B3)
0.4mg
2.1%
Phosphorus
34mg
5%
Polyunsaturated
0.1g
N/A
Potassium
290mg
8%
Sodium
5mg
N/A
Sugars, added
100g
N/A
Zinc
0.2mg
1.6%