5 Crazy Margarita Recipes To Celebrate Cinco De Mayo!

Cinco de Mayo is here, and there’s no better way to celebrate this festive holiday than with a delicious Margarita in hand. There are so many types of Margaritas to choose from, but this specific date deserves an extra dose of creativity. 

Here is a list of some unique  — and honestly kind of crazy — Margaritas that you’ve probably never tasted before. The best part? You don’t have to worry about not having a liquor license, with Premium Blend’s wine-based liquors, you can serve cocktails legally with only your beer and wine license!

1. Strawberry Sriracha Margarita

Move over sweet and sour cocktails, spicy drinks are taking over the bar scene. The trend of adding a spicy twist to classic cocktails is gaining popularity by the day, with people getting creative and incorporating heat in unique and delicious ways! And let’s be honest, people just have a tendency to put Sriracha on everything.

Ingredients:

Instructions:

Add all ingredients to a blender, blend until smooth. Pour into a sugar rimmed margarita glass. Garnish with a strawberry.

Strawberry Sriracha Margarita

2. Green Tea Margarita

This drink may sound crazy, but trust us, it’s crazy good. This cocktail is the perfect balance of sweet and tart with a hint of earthy green tea flavor. So, next time you’re feeling adventurous, give the Green Tea Margarita a try. 

Ingredients:

Instructions:

Rim the edge of a rocks glass with coarse salt and fill the glass with ice.

In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the Agave Wine, green tea, lime juice, Grand Ma’ Triple L’ Orange, and simple syrup. Shake until well combined and strain the mixture into the prepared glass over ice. Garnish with a lime wedge and enjoy!

Green Tea Margarita

3. Lavender Thyme Margarita

How about a Margarita with a floral and herbal twist? This recipe uses lavender and thyme to create a unique and refreshing flavor profile.

Ingredients:

  • 3 oz. El Guitarron Agave Wine or Tequesta Agave Especial (Premium Gold Tequila Alternative)
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz. lavender-thyme simple syrup
  • 8 oz. Ice
  • Fresh lavender and thyme sprigs, for garnish
  • Salt or Tajín, for rimming the glass

Instructions:

Rim the edge of a rocks glass with salt or Tajín and fill the glass with ice.

In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the Agave Wine, lime juice, and lavender-thyme simple syrup. Shake until well combined and strain the mixture into the prepared glass over ice. Garnish with fresh lavender and thyme sprigs. Cheers!

Lavender Thyme Margarita

4. Watermelon and Jalapeño Margarita

If you’re a fan of spicy cocktails and want to try something truly unique, look no further than the Watermelon and Jalapeño Margarita. This creative and bold cocktail combines the refreshing sweetness of watermelon with the fiery kick of jalapeño for a flavor experience that’s both cool and hot.

Ingredients:

  • 3 oz. El Guitarron Agave Wine or Tequesta Agave Especial (Premium Gold Tequila Alternative)
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 oz. agave syrup
  • 1/2 cup fresh watermelon chunks
  • 1 small jalapeño pepper, sliced
  • 8 oz. cup ice
  • Lime wedges and watermelon slices, for garnish
  • Salt or Tajín, for rimming the glass

Instructions:

Rim the edge of a rocks glass with salt or Tajín and fill the glass with ice.

In a cocktail shaker, muddle the watermelon and jalapeño slices together until well mashed. Add the Agave wine, lime juice, agave syrup, and ice to the shaker. Shake until well combined and strain the mixture into the prepared glass over ice. Garnish with lime wedges and watermelon slices and enjoy.

Spicy Watermelon Margarita

5. Frozen Chocolate Margarita

Who says Margaritas can’t be a dessert too? The Frozen Chocolate Margarita is the perfect way to end a meal with a sweet and boozy treat.This innovative twist on the classic Margarita combines the richness of chocolate with the refreshing tang of lime, creating a drink that’s both decadent and refreshing.

Ingredients:

Add ice, Agave wine, Choco Noir, lime juice, and agave syrup to a blender. Blend until smooth and creamy. Pour the mixture into a chilled glass. Top with chocolate shavings and enjoy.

Frozen Chocolate Margarita

Feel free to adjust these recipes to your personal taste preferences. And don’t be afraid to get creative! Experimenting is what makes it fun.

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