Pink Lemonade Margarita

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Pink Lemonade Margarita drink recipe is a perfectly fresh and fun cocktail for summer or to make any Mexican meal even better!

Pink Lemonade Margarita drink recipe is a perfectly fresh and fun cocktail for summer or to make any Mexican meal even better!

Sitting here listening to Spotify in the sunshine and sipping on a Pink Lemonade Margarita while typing on my laptop….ahhhhh summer.  Would you judge me greatly if I told you the playlist that I’m currently rocking out to? “90’s Smash Hits”, my friends.  Yes, I’m stuck in the 90’s (hello, Ace of Base!)  I may have even very impulsively bought tickets to the Goo Goo Dolls concert later this month because I saw a Groupon for it and couldn’t resist.  The reaction from Mr. Wishes when I told him?  “You do know that’s my birthday weekend, right?”  Oops!  I guess I get to go to a concert of my #1 favorite band of all time for Mr. Wishes birthday!  Goo Goo Dolls were my first ever concert and I’m just trying to re-live the fun.

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I made a Sangria Punch last month that got me in a pink lemonade kinda mood.  That was a kid-friendly drink and I wanted to try out an adult version. This right here, people – summer drink perfection.  Everyone loves a good Margarita on a hot summer day!  It would also be super appropriate for any party or holiday that needs a little splash of pink (think Valentine’s day or baby shower).  Fun drinks know no season.  It would also be a great accompaniment to your next Mexican food night.  If you’re looking for another unique drink for a party make sure you try my new Red Wine Slushies!  Hope you enjoy these as much as I did!

Pink Lemonade Margarita
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Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
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Serves: 4
 
Pink Lemonade Margarita drink recipe is a perfectly fresh and fun cocktail for summer or to make any Mexican meal even better!
Ingredients
  • 2 cups pink lemonade (prepared, not the powder)
  • ½ cup freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 1 cup triple sec
  • 1 cup premium silver tequila (I used Patron)
  • splash or orange juice
  • Lime wedges for garnish
  • Salt for the rims, optional
Instructions
  1. Combine the first five ingredients in a large pitcher and stir.
  2. When ready to serve, put ¼ of the mix and ice in a shaker and shake for 30 seconds (you are shaking each individual drink separately).
  3. Serve over ice in a glass rimmed with salt or sugar and garnish with a lime wheel/wedge. Enjoy responsibly!

Recipe source: adapted from the2seasons.com

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Author:Ashley

These are a few of my favorite things: cooking, baking, Broadway musicals, cruises, Disney World, Christmas, thunderstorms, 80's and country music, and my favorite pastime has ALWAYS been baseball. Go Yankees!

7 Responses to “Pink Lemonade Margarita”

  1. August 4, 2016 at 10:32 AM #

    It’s such a pretty cocktail and, you’re right, perfect for summer! I like how easy it is and would be great for a party. I’d love to be sitting outside with you right now – sounds like the perfect place to work (or daydream) 🙂

  2. August 4, 2016 at 11:37 AM #

    I always listen to the “90s on 9” in the car (Sirius XM). It’s the best! Love the beautiful colors in this gorgeous margarita!

  3. August 4, 2016 at 5:07 PM #

    OMG Ashley these are so fun! I wish we could drink these together!

  4. August 4, 2016 at 5:10 PM #

    This does look perfect for a summer party!

  5. Kimberly
    August 4, 2016 at 8:20 PM #

    Those are soooo pretty and perfect for any Summer gathering!

  6. August 5, 2016 at 2:21 PM #

    These are so fun, perfect for a girl’s day. Have an awesome birthday and have fun at the concert (I saw Goo Goo Dolls waaaaaay back in ’95 or ’96…)!

  7. August 6, 2016 at 5:44 PM #

    What a FUN drink! I just had a great girls weekend and these would have been perfect. BTW – I love ’90 Summer Hits on Pandora 🙂

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