Looking for a guilt-free way to enjoy a classic cocktail? These Skinny Margaritas are the answer! With only three simple ingredients, they're refreshing, flavorful, and perfect for any occasion.
Why you will love these Skinny Margaritas:
- Easy to make: With just three ingredients, these margaritas are incredibly simple to whip up, making them a go-to recipe for busy weeknights or impromptu gatherings.
- Refreshing and guilt-free: These Skinny Margaritas are a delightful blend of tangy lime juice, crisp soda, and the perfect hint of tequila, offering a refreshing drink without the guilt of excess calories.
- Versatile: With just three simple ingredients, this recipe is incredibly easy to make, allowing you to enjoy a delicious margarita in no time. Plus, you can customize it by trying different sodas or adding your own creative twists.
Ingredients for these Skinny Margaritas
- Silver Tequila: The base of this margarita, silver tequila is typically used to add a subtle kick and depth of flavor to the drink.
- Fresca soda: Instead of using traditional margarita mix, we opt for Fresca soda, which provides a tangy and slightly sweet taste without the added calories or artificial ingredients.
- Lime juice: Freshly squeezed lime juice adds a burst of citrusy freshness, balancing out the flavors and adding a zesty twist.
- Kosher salt (optional): For those who enjoy a salted rim, kosher salt can be used to garnish the glass, enhancing the overall experience.
- If you like your margaritas a bit sweeter, try adding some homemade Stevia Simple Syrup to the mix.
FAQ for Skinny Margaritas
Absolutely! While Fresca adds a unique flavor profile, you can experiment with other clear sodas like Sprite Zero or flavored sparkling water to achieve a similar refreshing taste.
Yes, you can! Prepare a batch of the margarita mixture in advance and store it in the refrigerator. When ready to serve, simply pour over ice and garnish with lime and salt for a quick and hassle-free drink.
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3-Ingredient Skinny Margaritas
- 1 ounce silver Tequila
- 3 ounces Fresca soda
- ½ T lime Juice
- kosher salt , for garnish (optional)
- Using a low-ball glass, if you decide to salt the rim, dip the top of your glass in a bowl of water and then into a plate of salt. You may need to kind of turn it on the plate to get a good coating.
- Once the rim is salted, over crushed ice, add your tequila, Fresca, and fresh lime juice. Give it a quick stir, and you are on your way.