This recipe for frozen prickly pear margarita is the perfect drink to cool down. The combination of tequila prickly pear fruit, and orange liqueur is irresistible
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Frozen Prickly Pear Margarita

Frozen Prickly pear margarita, a refreshing way to cool down this summer. 
Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Keyword frozen, margarita, prickly pear
Cook Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Servings 2 Large Margaritas
Calories 483kcal
Author Dora Stone

Ingredients

  • 4 Red prickly pears, peeled
  • ¾ cup Tequila, reposado
  • ½ cup Cointreau,
  • ¼ cup + 1 tbsp. Lime juice, fresh
  • 2 cups Ice As Needed

Instructions

  • Blend prickly pears on low for 60 seconds. Then blend on high for 30 seconds. Strain. Set liquid aside.
  • Pour tequila, Cointreau, lime juice, and prickly pear juice in blender. Add ice and blend on high.
  • Serve in two salt rimmed glasses.

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Notes

If you would like to sweeten this margarita add 1/4 cup of agave nectar. Start with two cups of ice, but add as much as you need.

Nutrition

Serving: 2margaritas | Calories: 483kcal | Carbohydrates: 76g | Protein: 1g | Sodium: 10mg | Potassium: 473mg | Fiber: 11g | Sugar: 54g | Vitamin A: 90IU | Vitamin C: 26.4mg | Calcium: 37mg | Iron: 0.6mg