Blackberry Lime Margaritas

Tangy and refreshing!

Blackberry Lime Margaritas

Prep Time: 5 minutes

Cook Time: 10 minutes

Yield: 4

Ingredients

  • Blackberry Syrup
  • 1 cup sugar
  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup blackberries
  • Margarita
  • 2 ounces lime juice
  • 8 ounces Grand Marnier liquor
  • 8 ounces tequila
  • lime wedges, blackberries, salt rim

Instructions

  1. To make the syrup, combine the sugar, water and blackberries into a small saucepan over medium heat. Simmer for 10 minutes, slightly mashing the blackberries.
  2. Strain the syrup through a mesh into a bowl and set aside. Chill until ready to use.
  3. To prepare the margaritas, pour in 1/2 cup of blackberry simple syrup, lime juice, Grand Marnier and tequila into a cocktail shaker. Shake vigorously.
  4. Pour into salt rimmed glasses filled with ice.
  5. Garnish with lime wedges and blackberries.
http://www.christyvega.com/drink/blackberry-lime-margaritas/