Want to enjoy yummy margaritas on Cinco de Mayo, but watch the drinking calories? Try this recipe for a yummy, low calorie margarita! This delicious drink definitely tastes better than ones with sugary sweet & sour mixers and is healthier.
Whether you’re having people over, going to a party, or headed to a bar…bring the ingredients to make this margarita to your friend’s house or ask the bartender for a skinny margarita (which usually has similar ingredients…ask what’s in it!).
Salud! Enjoy the festivities!
2 ounces of blanco or silver tequila (100% agave)
1 to 1 ½ ounces of fresh-squeezed lime juice
1 ounce of fresh orange juice
1 teaspoon of agave or clover honey
1 lime wedge, for garnish
sea salt for the rim (optional)
- Use a lime to wet the rim of the glass, and then dip the top of the glass into the sea salt.
- Combine the first 4 ingredients in a shaker, add the ice, and shake.
- Pour contents from the shaker into the glass with fresh ice (strain if desired).