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Classic Blood Orange Margaritas

Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword blood orange margarita
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 1
Author Delish D'Lites


For the Blood Orange Margarita

  • Juice of 2 blood oranges
  • Juice of 1 lime
  • 1 tsp agave nectar
  • 1/4 cup blanco (silver) tequila 2 oz
  • 1/2 cup ice

For the Rim

  • 1 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp sugar


  1. Add the salt and sugar to a shallow dish. Mix with your fingers to combine.

  2. Moisten the edge of the glass with lime or blood orange. Dip the rim of the glass into the salt/sugar mixture.

  3. Combine the blood orange juice, lime juice, agave, tequila and ice. Shake to combine.

  4. Pour the margarita into the rimmed glass and enjoy! Garnish with a slice of blood orange, if desired.

Recipe Notes

Can't find blood oranges? You can absolutely make this recipe with regular oranges! Just omit the agave, as orange juice is naturally sweeter.