Bring a ray of sunshine to a Mexican-themed meal or any occasion with this golden mango-based cocktail. Mix 'em up in minutes and be prepared to make more!
to 3 limes
cup coarse (kosher or sea) salt
cups mango juice drink from concentrate (35% juice)
cup orange-flavored liqueur
Cut 4 thin slices from 1 lime; set aside. Cut 1 small wedge from same lime. Squeeze remaining limes to get 1/4 cup juice; set aside.
Rub lime wedge around rim of 4 margarita glasses. Sprinkle salt on small flat plate; dip rim of each glass into salt. Fill glasses with crushed ice.
In 4-cup glass measuring cup, mix mango juice, tequila, liqueur and reserved 1/4 cup lime juice. Pour mixture over ice in glasses. Garnish each drink with lime slice.
When purchasing mango juice, check the label to make sure it contains mango puree concentrate.
For a special touch and sweeter taste, substitute 2 tablespoons granulated sugar for half of the coarse salt for rimming the glasses.
NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING
Serving Size: 1 Serving
- Calories from Fat
% Daily Value
- Total Fat
- (Saturated Fat
- Trans Fat
- Total Carbohydrate
- (Dietary Fiber
% Daily Value*:
- Vitamin A
- Vitamin C
Exchanges:0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choices:1 1/2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.