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Tis’ the season for… tequila? No, really! This festive Mistletoe Margarita recipe gets you in the mood for the holidays with an enjoyable margarita, combined with triple sec, juices and cranberries to create a balanced and delicious holiday cocktail! If you’re at a loss for what to serve to holiday guests, or you’re a bit like me and you simply want to mix things up for a seasonal surprise, this cocktail has all of the right fixings to keep the spirits jolly and bright. Below we’ve provided a detailed recipe, as well as suggestions for pairings, serving and more! Oh, and did I mention just how easy this cocktail is to put together at a last minute’s notice?

The Best Christmas Tequila Cocktail: Mistletoe Margarita Recipe

Looking for something to raise those holiday spirits, (or maybe you’re just tired of chasing that pesky elf around)This recipe takes simple to a whole new level. We love to celebrate cocktail recipes that are incredibly easy to make, since you can add them to your recipe book for something you can make with fairly common and easy to stock ingredients.

While you might not be used to finding tequila drinks around the holidays, this spritzer is sure to kick things off in style! Our recipe is tailored to serving a group, so all of the measurements are suitable for a large pitcher! Besides the fact that it looks great on the table, your guests will be pleasantly surprised by the vibrant red color and cranberry garnish.

What Glasses Should you Serve These Margaritas in?

While this cocktail is suitable for mixing right into a pitcher, you should have the right glassware for the job! Give your guests a nice way to enjoy the classic taste of the margarita with a touch of holiday flavors in a rocks glass. These short, heavy-based glasses are great for sipping drinks in the evening, and they sit nicely on tables and trays. To be quite honest, I love that they are much less prone to tipping when it comes to enjoying the night totally care free!

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Mistletoe Margarita

Mistletoe Margarita

Tis’ the season for… tequila? No, really! This festive Mistletoe Margarita recipe gets you in the mood for the holidays with an enjoyable margarita, combined with triple sec, juices and cranberries to create a balanced and delicious holiday cocktail!

Ingredients

Instructions

    1. Using a large pitcher, mix together the first five ingredients and stir
    2. Fill your glasses with Ice
    3. Pour your margarita into the glasses
    4. Garnish with lime wedges and cranberries
    5. Enjoy!

Mistletoe Margarita

Ingredients:

 

Directions

  1. Using a large pitcher, mix together the first five ingredients and stir
  2. Fill your glasses with Ice
  3. Pour your margarita into the glasses
  4. Garnish with lime wedges and cranberries
  5. Enjoy!

Finished Mistletoe Margarita Garnish Inspiration

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