Mountain Breeze

Mountain Breeze drink recipe - Vodka, Gin, Triple Sec, Cranberry, Rum, Tequila, Lemon, Grapefruit

The Mountain Breeze is one of the lengthier drink recipes I've ever seen in my life. It calls for a half ounce of this, a half ounce of that and so on - eight ingredients altogether! It's best to make this one while you can still count and measure. It's a tasty little cranberry-citrus … [Read more...]

Beer Margaritas

Beer Margarita recipe - Light Lager, Tequila, Lime, Limeade Concentrate

The Beer Margarita replaces the orange liqueur of a traditional margarita recipe with beer. How this impacts the flavor depends on the exact beer you choose, but generally speaking it's a more mellow, lightly fruity and bitter taste compared to the traditional margarita. This is a nice drink to … [Read more...]

Strawberry-Banana Margarita

Strawberry Banana Margarita recipe - Strawberries, Banana, Tequila, Triple Sec, Lime

The Strawberry-Banana Margarita is just what it sounds like - a traditional blended margarita with the addition of actual strawberries and banana. Sure, you could add flavored liqueurs to get those flavors, but the end result when you use real fruit is a smoothie texture, and that's part of the … [Read more...]

Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville Perfect Margarita

Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Perfect Margarita recipe - Cuervo 1800, Cuervo White, Bols Triple Sec, Bols Curacao, Rose's Lime

If you're wasting away in Margaritaville, Jimmy Buffett's Margaritaville Perfect Margarita is just the drink you need. This margarita recipe blends gold and white tequilas with triple sec, curacao and Rose's lime juice. The resulting flavor is the same as a traditional margarita, except better. It's … [Read more...]

Watermelon Margarita

Watermelon Margarita recipe - Waterlemon Puree, Tequila, Sugar, Lime, Triple Sec

The Watermelon Margarita adds a big serving of pureed watermelon to the traditional margarita recipe. This recipe uses a lot of lime and not that much orange, which makes for a very refreshing flavor - watermelon with a zing. Try one of these the next time you're in the mood for the taste of … [Read more...]

Strawberry Margarita

Strawberry Margarita recipe - Strawberry Puree, Tequila, Lime, Triple Sec

The Strawberry Margarita adds a strong dose of strawberry puree to the traditional margarita flavors of lime and orange. The tart and sweet flavors balance each other in a way that's just right, though you can play with different ratios on each ingredient to get the exact flavor you want. This is a … [Read more...]

Flying Squirrel

Flying Squirrel drink recipe - Gold Tequila, Triple Sec, Orange Juice, Sour Mix, Rose's Lime

If it weren't for the orange juice, the Flying Squirrel could almost be a margarita. The dominant flavor in this one is orange, with the Rose's Lime adding a tart note of it own. Try this drink the next time you're in the mood for a margarita. It's great for a get-together with … [Read more...]

Lady Godiva

Lady Godiva drink recipe - Brandy, Triple Sec, Sugar, Lemon, Lime

The Lady Godiva cocktail features the flavors of lightly sweetened citrus with various other notes playing in the background (it depends what brand of brandy you use). This is a great drink for a cold day because brandy can make you feel warm. That makes it just right for an evening with … [Read more...]