It’s always fun to try different tastes during the holiday season, including new takes on mixed drinks. And a longtime favorite drink for many is the margarita, which you can add a splash of the holiday season to by blending fresh cranberries into the mix! The added fruit flavor and vivid red color make this twist as merry as the season itself!
- 1 cup fresh cranberries
¾ cup cranberry juice
- ¼ cup fresh lime juice
- ¼ cup fresh orange juice
- ½ cup tequila
- ⅓ cup orange liqueur
- 2 tablespoons agave nectar
- Add the ingredients to a blender, and pulse until mostly smooth. Pour the liquid through a thin mesh strainer into a serving pitcher.
- Pour margarita over ice into two glasses, and top with fresh cranberries.
- Garnish each glass with a slice of lime.
Keep the festive drinks, both alcoholic and nonalcoholic, flowing throughout the holiday season. To get more delicious holiday drink ideas, visit www.americanlifestylemag.com/holidays.