Luck of the Irish

Luck of the Irish
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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in style with this health-conscious cocktail.

This recipe is provided by Skinnygirl.

Ingredients

  • 2 1/4 slices jalapeño chile, seeds removed (use more slices if you like it spicy)
  • 3 parts bottled margarita, such as Skinnygirl® Margarita
  • Chili powder or Mexican chile seasoning mixed with coarse salt
  • Lime peel for garnish

Directions

Muddle the jalapeño slices in the bottom of a cocktail shaker. Pour Skinnygirl® Margarita over the jalapeños. Add ice and shake well. Rim a rocks glass with the chili powder mixture and pour in the margarita. Garnish with a lime peel. 

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Try to avoid repetition of similar foods and flavors - aim for variety in textures, colors, and cooking methods.