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Frozen Lime Margaritas with a Sangria Swirl

August 11, 2014 by Ashley Willis
 

Two cocktails, one drink – yes, please!! We had to share this Pinterest-find favorite with you from Virtually Homemade, a fantastic website for foodies and beginner cooks alike. This Frozen Lime Margarita with a Sangria Swirl is the perfect addition for your next summer soiree. Guests will surely be impressed with this tasty treat that combines our most favorite drinks. See the recipe below from VirtullyHomemade.com and let us know what you think!

Frozen Lime Margaritas with a Sangria Swirl

Recipe by Liz Hughes – Virtually Homemade

Ingredients

  • 1 cup store bought sangria
  • 1 teaspoon agave
  • 6 ounces (1/2 can) lime concentrate
  • 2 ounces Casa Noble Reposado tequila
  • 1 ounce Grand Marnier liquor
  • 1 1/2 cups crushed ice
  •  sliced limes and oranges for garnish

Cooking Directions

  1. Place two glasses in the freezer for 30 minutes. Remove the glasses and dip the rims in sugar. Return to the freezer until your ready to use them.
  2. Freeze your sangria in small cups or ice cube trays until completely frozen.
  3. When the sangria is frozen, place in a blender with the agave and blend until slushy. Return the frozen sangria to the freezer.
  4. Combine the lime concentrate, tequila, Grand Marnier and ice in a blender until it is thoroughly mixed.
  5. Pour half of the margarita into each glass. Top with sangria, then another layer of margarita and then another thin layer of sangria. Stir lightly with a straw to swirl the sangria. Serve with lime and orange wedges.

Photo Credit: Virtually Homemade (link)


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