Summer Margarita Recipes

Pour your favorite tequila into these margarita recipes that go from the traditional to the completely unique.

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Ultimate Margarita

Tyler uses giant glasses to hold these gold tequila and freshly squeezed lime juice margaritas.

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Top-of-the-line Margarita

Feeling fancy? Use silver 100 percent agave tequila and orange liqueur for these margaritas.

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Alton's five-star margarita veers off the traditional course by using Hamlin or Valencia oranges and agave nectar instead of sugar.

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Frozen Watermelon Margaritas

If you prefer your margarita blended, then this fresh watermelon and lime juice frozen version is just for you.

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Whole Citrus Margaritas

Take advantage of in season summer produce and make a fresh juice base from tangerines, Meyer lemons and key limes before adding your alcohol.

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Paloma Margaritas

Interested in experimenting? These margaritas get their sweetness from grenadine, grapefruit juice and even grapefruit soda.

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Frozen Strawberry Margaritas

The sweetness of the stawberries helps to cut the intensity of the tequila and lime in these frosty margaritas. Stawberries dripped in sugar make a pretty garnish.

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