4 Tropical Margarita Recipes – Cocktail Recipes for Summer

Tasty twists on a classic cocktail

Add a splash of summer sun to your cocktail recipes, and discover a tropical oasis in your own backyard! These creative margarita recipes from Let's Get Tropical are designed to put a delicious twist on a refreshing classic. Discover your favorite below. 


Classic margarita recipe

Before you reinvent the wheel, you have to enjoy the original! For a refreshing margarita the classic way, pour 2fl oz (60ml) white tequila, ⅔fl oz (20ml) Cointreau, and ⅔fl oz (20ml) lime juice into a shaker. Fill the shaker with ice, shake hard, then strain into a chilled margarita glass. Garnish with a lime wedge and enjoy.


Orchidea margarita recipe

The sweet agave syrup in this reinvention recipe balances the citrus flavors. Add all the ingredients to a brandy balloon or wide rocks glass filled with crushed ice. Swizzle, and top with more crushed ice. Garnish with an orchid and a mint sprig. 


Tequila on the Beach margarita recipe

Enjoy this summery, fruity variation on the classic margarita. Blend all the ingredients with a scoop of crushed ice. Pour into a chilled margarita glass and garnish with a lime wedge. 


Pink Merry margarita recipe

Here, grenadine and cherries turn a classic pink. Muddle the pineapple ring in the bottom of a shaker. Add the remaining ingredients, fill the shaker with ice, and shake hard. Strain into a chilled martini glass and garnish with a small pineapple wedge.

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