Mango Margaritas

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!

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 10 min
  • Servings 4

Ingredients

2
to 3 limes
1/4
cup coarse (kosher or sea) salt
Crushed ice
1 1/2
cups mango juice drink from concentrate (35% juice)
1
cup tequila
1/2
cup orange-flavored liqueur
  • 1 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.
  • 2 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.
  • 3 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.

Expert Tips

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

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
280
(
Calories from Fat
0),
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
Trans Fat
0g
0%
),
Cholesterol
0mg
0%;
Sodium
3370mg
3370%;
Total Carbohydrate
25g
25%
(Dietary Fiber
1g
1%
  Sugars
20g
20%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
15%;
Vitamin C
40%;
Calcium
2%;
Iron
4%;
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.