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Easy Blood Orange Margarita

  • Author: Amanda
  • Total Time: 10 Minutes
  • Yield: 2 Servings 1x


The perfect blood orange margarita recipe made with fresh squeezed lime, blanco tequila, triple sec, and a splash of fresh blood orange juice.


  • ½ cup flake salt
  • zest of ½ blood orange
  • ½ cup blanco tequila
  • ¼ cup fresh lime juice
  • ¼ cup blood orange juice
  • ¼ cup triple sec
  • lime wedges or blood orange slices for garnish


  1. On a small plate, mix flake salt and orange zest.  Run a lime wedge around the rim of two low-ball glasses.  Dip the rim of each glass in salt mixture.  Carefully add ice to each glass, avoiding the salt rim.
  2. Using a cocktail shaker, or jar with a lid, combine the tequila, lime juice, blood orange juice, and triple sec.  Shake for 30 seconds.  Pour over ice in prepared glasses.  Garnish with a wedge of lime or piece of blood orange.
  • Prep Time: 5 Minutes
  • Cook Time: 5 Minutes
  • Category: Cocktails and Drinks

Keywords: Difficulty – Easy, Cocktail, Margarita, Blood Orange, Tequila