Cherry Lime Margarita
Cherry and lime are the perfect fruity flavor combination... Add tequila and blend to enjoy a refreshing frosty summer drink!
Simple Syrup Chill Time
Cherry Drink Recipes, Fresh Cherry Cocktails, Summer Cocktails
Salt for rim
plus more for glass rims (recipe below)
(about 30 cherries)
freshly squeezed lime juice
triple sec or cointreau
On a small plate, spread salt. Using a small pastry brush, brush simple syrup around rim of glass. Place the moistened rim of the glass in salt to coat. Set aside.
Combine pitted cherries, freshly squeezed lime juice, simple syrup, tequila, and triple sec in a blender and top with ice. Blend on high until completely smooth.
Serve in the two salt-rimmed glasses.
Combine water and sugar in a medium-sized saucepan over high heat. Bring to a boil.
Lower heat and let simmer for about 10 minutes, until syrup thickens.
Remove syrup to jar or bowl and let cool to room temperature. Store in airtight container in the fridge.