The Story Behind The Desert Sunset Margarita

Filled with vibrant colors and imbued with flavors of the desert, this Margarita riff could quench the thirst of any weary traveler. Crisp Don Julio Blanco Tequila is backed with the tart punch of lime and pomegranate juice but is succulently balanced with agave nectar (which comes from the desert plant of the same name) and orange liqueur. 

Ingredients

  • 1 ½ ounce Don Julio Blanco Tequila
  • 1 ounce orange liqueur
  • 1 ounce pomegranate juice
  • ¼ ounce agave nectar
  • ¼ ounce lime juice
  • Lime wedge for garnish

Directions

  1. Add tequila, orange liqueur, pomegranate juice, lime juice and agave nectar to a cocktail shaker.
  2. Top with ice and shake until thoroughly chilled.
  3. Fill a rocks glass with cubed ice.
  4. Strain the cocktail into a rocks glass.
  5. Garnish with lime wedge.

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Updated: 2022-11-18

Filled with vibrant colors and imbued with flavors of the desert, this Margarita riff could quench the thirst of any weary traveler.

This recipe is sponsored by The Bar.