Halloween Margaritas

Delight your family by serving this refreshing margarita. A perfect Halloween drink ready in 10 minutes.

  • Prep Time 10 min
  • Total Time 10 min
  • Servings 5

1
cup tequila
1/2
cup orange-flavored liqueur
1/2
cup fresh lime juice
1/2
cup simple syrup
2
drops green food color
2
drops yellow food color
36
ice cubes
2
teaspoons simple syrup or water
Black coarse sugar, if desired
Orange slices, if desired

  • 1 In blender, place tequila, liqueur, lime juice, 1/2 cup simple syrup, the green food color, yellow food color and ice cubes. Cover; blend on high speed until smooth.
  • 2 Place 2 teaspoons simple syrup on small flat plate. Place coarse sugar on another small flat plate. Dip rims of 5 margarita glasses in simple syrup and then in coarse sugar. Divide margarita slush evenly among sugar-rimmed glasses. Garnish with orange slices. Serve immediately.

Expert Tips

To make a simple syrup, combine 1/2 cup water and 1/2 cup sugar in a saucepan. Bring mixture to a boil, stirring until dissolve. Cool and store in refrigerator for up to one week.

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
240
,
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
(Saturated Fat
0g,
0%
),
Sodium
0mg
0%;
Total Carbohydrate
22g
22%
(Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
),
Protein
0g
0%
;
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%;
Vitamin C
0%;
Calcium
0%;
Iron
0%;
Exchanges:
1 Other Carbohydrate;
Carbohydrate Choices:
1
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.