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Hibiscus Blossom Margarita

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Tangy and brilliantly red, this simple twist on a classic margarita is both refreshing and delicious.

Hibiscus Blossom Margarita

Prep time: 60 minutes
Cook time: 15 minutes

Ingredients

  • 3 Tea Forté Hibiscus Blossom pyramid infusers or 5 teaspoons of Hibiscus Blossom loose tea
  • 1 1/2 cups water
  • 1/8 cup sugar, or 1/4 cup for a sweeter drink
  • 4 teaspoons of lime juice
  • 3 ounces of Silver Tequila

Directions (For the Hibiscus Blossom Tea Syrup:)

  1. In a small saucepan, bring water to a boil. Stir in the sugar until dissolved and remove from heat.
  2. Add the tea and steep for 5 minutes.
  3. Let stand for another 10 minutes, then strain tea liquid into a separate container.
Yields: Approximately 1 cup of syrup

Directions (For the cocktail:)

  1. Mix 1/2 of the tea syrup with the lime juice and tequila, then chill in refrigerator for 1 hour.
  2. Once cooled, serve in a margarita glass over ice and garnish with a lime slice.
  3. Remaining tea syrup can be used for an additional cocktail or refrigerated for up to 1 week.
Yields: 1 cocktail
Recipe Author
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