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When made correctly, a margarita is one of the most refreshing and satisfying drinks you will ever taste. This Cantaloupe Skinny Margarita is made with fresh juices, fresh cantaloupe, liquor, and agave for a drink you can’t resist.
Skinny Margarita Versus Regular
Of course, we have all had a margarita, but what is the difference between a skinny margarita and a regular margarita?
Well, as the name suggests, a skinny margarita is a lower-calorie version of the regular margarita. If you are trying to lose weight or stick to a low-calorie diet, a skinny margarita is a better option. This is because instead of using syrupy sweet margarita mixes, the skinny margarita uses fresh juices, fresh fruit, and an orange-flavored liqueur to give them their margarita flavor.
With the fresh fruit that is added to the Cantaloupe Skinny Margarita, you will get a little nutrition. However, the big news with this skinny margarita is that it will save you a few calories.
Additionally, regular margaritas are paired with salty, fatty treats like chips and cheese dip. Whereas those who go with a skinny margarita will pair their drink with lighter snacks. Guacamole instead of cheese dip with some homemade tortilla chips is a better option.
Cantaloupe Skinny Margarita
Keep in mind that this Skinny Margarita recipe serves four people. So, if you are drinking alone, this isn’t just one serving! In just 5-minutes time, you can have four refreshing glasses of Cantaloupe Margaritas.
Skinny Margarita Ingredients
- 2 tsp margarita salt
- 1 lime wedge
- 3 1/2 cups cubed cantaloupe
- 4 cups ice
- 1/2 cup Tequila
- 2 tbsp. sugar
- 3 tbsp. fresh lime juice
- 1 tbsp. Triple Sec (orange-flavored liqueur)
- Lime wedges and Cantaloupe wedges
How to Make a Cantaloupe Margarita Skinny
- Place margarita salt in a saucer.
- Rub the rims of 4 glasses with 1 lime wedge; dip the rim of each glass in salt to coat.
- Set glasses to the side.
- Add the cantaloupe, 4 cups ice, Tequila, lime juice, and Triple sec in a blender.
- Pulse until smooth.
- Pour in glasses
- Garnish with lime wedges or cantaloupe wedges.
- Your drink is now ready to serve. ENJOY!
Don’t have time to make these margaritas now? Pin them on your board for later!