Pomegranate Margarita

Celebrate “National Margarita Day” with a Pomegranate Margarita. It will sweeten your day!

Pomegranate Margarita

Yield: 1

Ingredients

  • 2 ounces Triple Sec
  • 1 1/2 ounces Tequila
  • 2 ounces pomegranate juices
  • 2 ounces lime juice (2 limes)
  • 1 ounce simple syrup
  • coarse salt for the rim
  • lime wedges for garnish
  • pomegranate arils for garnish

Instructions

  1. For simple syrup, bring equal parts sugar and water to a boil until sugar dissolves.
  2. Remove from heat and allow to cool completely.
  3. Rim your glass with a lime wedge and dip in coarse salt.
  4. Fill glass with ice.
  5. In a cocktail shaker, combine ice, triple sec, tequila, pomegranate juice, lime juice, and simple syrup.
  6. Shake until mixed and chilled. Pour over ice and squeeze a little more lime wedges.
  7. Garnish with limes and arils.
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