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Cherry Limeade Margarita

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups homemade limeade
  • 1/4 cup cherry juice or grenadine
  • 3 tablespoons triple sec
  • 1/2 cup tequila
  • Maraschino cherries
  • Non-Alcoholic Version
  • 1 1/2 cups homemade limeade
  • 1/4 cup cherry juice or grenadine
  • Lemon-lime soda
  • Homemade Limeade
  • 1 cup fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 3/4 cup Dixie Crystals Extra Fine Granulated Sugar
  • 2 1/2 cups water

Directions

To prepare the limeade, pour fresh squeezed lime juice through a strainer.  Mix with sugar and water until dissolved.

Margarita -

  1. In a small pitcher combine 1 1/2 cups limeade, cherry juice, triple sec and tequila.  Stir to combine.  Serve over ice, garnished with cherries and additional lime slices if desired.
  2. To make a non-alcoholic version mix together limeade and cherry juice.  Fill glasses with ice about 2/3  full.  Top with lemon-lime soda. Garnish with cherries and lime slices if desired.
Dixie Crystals Insight

Recipe developed for Dixie Crystals by Erin Sellin @Dinners, Dishes & Desserts.