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Strawberry Margarita Recipe: Sugar, Tequila and Everything Nice

strawberry margarita

With a strawberry margarita recipe featuring red sweetness and white tequila, summer colors and tropical freshness are truly at your fingertips.

There are times when you don’t need so much fuss to get a proper express vacation… You don’t need to get the cheapest flight, or go to the beach that is not so nice but close by. 

You can simply take a break and get ready to relax by the hand of a Mexican margarita. This powerpuff concoction is sure to work its magic.

So let me take you down, ‘cause we are going to strawberry fields

Welcome to the world of strawberry margaritas, a favorite among Mexican cocktails. This is the place where bursting red sweetness meets the punch of tequila.

Mexican drinks are characterized by that tropical, fresh, sweet and spicy taste, all at the same time. Each sip takes us to a culture rooted in the one and only Mexican cuisine and the strong tones of its ingredients. 

The classic Mexican margarita took the culture of an entire country to the world, and the strawberry margarita comes to add a little sweetness to this journey. 

Strawberry Margarita​

Of course, there’s nothing like enjoying a break in the routine with an authentic homemade strawberry margarita. At any time of the year, a getaway to Mexico is just a couple of ingredients away. 

Now let’s see how to create this masterpiece. Here is a breakdown of the key components and the necessary steps.

First things first. The basis of the classic margarita –and of many Mexican drinks, for that matter– is to find the best tequila for the job.

In this case, in addition to fresh, succulent strawberries, white tequila is the one we were looking for. Its clean, crisp flavor profile allows the sweetness of the strawberries to shine.

Just pt for a high-quality tequila blanco to upgrade your cocktails and ensure a memorable drinking experience.

So let’s get down to business. Here is the traditional strawberry margarita recipe, step by step. As you advance in the mixology you will see the most paradisiacal beach in Mexico closer and closer.

  • 2 oz tequila blanco
  • 1 oz triple sec
  • 1 oz Fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz simple syrup
  • 4-5 fresh strawberries
  • Ice
  • Salt (for rimming, optional)
  • Lime wedge (for garnish)
  • Rim the glass with salt (optional).
  • In a shaker, muddle the strawberries.
  • Add Tequila Blanco, Triple Sec, lime juice, simple syrup, and ice to the shaker.
  • Shake well.
  • Strain into the prepared glass over ice.
  • Garnish with a lime wedge.
  • Enjoy the tropical breeze from your classic strawberry margarita!

All that’s left is to pair your drink with an authentic Mexican menu and make a Rreal Mexican experience to remember.

While the classic recipe never fails to impress, there are endless possibilities for putting a unique spin on the strawberry margarita. 

  • Frozen Strawberry Margarita

Perfect for hot summer days or whenever you feel like a frozen treat, the frozen strawberry margarita adds a refreshing twist to the classic Mexican cocktail. 
To prepare this delicious variation, simply add a generous amount of ice to the blender along with the other ingredients. Blend until smooth and creamy. Then pour into your favorite glass and garnish with a fresh strawberry or lime wedge. 
The result? A sweet slushie that will keep you cool all summer long.

  • Spicy strawberry margarita

For those who like a little Mexican spice with their sweetness, the spicy strawberry margarita is the perfect choice. 
This variation combines the fruity flavors of fresh strawberries with a spicy kick of jalapeño peppers. To prepare this spicy cocktail, start by adjusting the spiciness to your liking until you reach the perfect blend. 

As with any vacation, the important thing is to have fun. Experiment with different ingredients and techniques to create your own variations on the classic margarita.

In conclusion, the combination of sweet strawberries with spicy tequila blanco may be all the pre-holiday buzz we need. 

Whether you enjoy a classic recipe or explore innovative variations, one thing is certain: every sip is a trip to a Mexican fiesta. So raise your glass, toast to the sweetest, most refreshing drink of all and savor the magic of the strawberry margarita. 

Finally, there’s nothing to get hung about. Just strawberry fields forever.

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