Easy margarita cocktail recipe is bright emerald green and fruity delicious for St Patrick's Day! From RestlessChipotle.com
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Irish Margarita Recipe

An emerald green margarita with a sweet tropical flavor, this Irish cocktail packs a punch - don't let it fool you! Perfect for St Patrick's Day!
Course Beverage - Cocktail
Cuisine Holiday
Prep Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2
Calories 418kcal
Author Marye Audet-White

Ingredients

  • 4 ounces reposado tequila
  • 2 ounces blue curacao
  • 2 ounces peach schnapps
  • 1 ounce Irish whiskey
  • 1 ounce Aperol
  • 1 ounce lime juice
  • 8-12 ounces pineapple juice depends on personal taste
  • 2 rounds lime for garnish
  • Gold sugar crystals for rim
  • Corn syrup for rim
  • 1 cup shaved ice Blend 2 cups ice in the blender until it's like snow

Instructions

  • Carefully spread corn syrup on the rims of 2 margarita glasses
  • Pour the gold sugar crystals out on a plate.
  • Run the rims of the glasses through the sugar crystals to coat.
  • Use a big cookie scoop add a rounded scoop of ice to each of the glasses.
  • Add the tequila, curacao, schnapps, whiskey, Aperol, and juices to a shaker filled with ice.
  • Shake for a few seconds.
  • Pour half into each glass.
  • Garnish with a round of lime.

Nutrition

Calories: 418kcal | Carbohydrates: 34g | Sodium: 4mg | Potassium: 147mg | Sugar: 27g | Vitamin C: 18.9% | Calcium: 1.5% | Iron: 2%