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Hibiscus Lime Margarita

  • Prep 10 min
  • Total 40 min
  • Ingredients 8
  • Servings 1

Ingredients

Hibiscus Simple Syrup

3/4
cup sugar
3/4
cup dried hibiscus flowers
1 1/2
cups water

Hibiscus Lime Margarita

1
oz Hibiscus Simple Syrup
1
oz blanco tequila
3/4
oz clear orange-flavored liqueur
3/4
oz fresh lime juice
Lime wedges, if desired

Nutrition Information

NUTRITION INFORMATION PER SERVING

Serving Size: 1 Serving
Calories
220
Calories from Fat
0
% Daily Value
Total Fat
0g
0%
Saturated Fat
0g
0%
Trans Fat
0g
Cholesterol
0mg
0%
Sodium
0mg
0%
Potassium
25mg
1%
Total Carbohydrate
28g
9%
Dietary Fiber
0g
0%
Sugars
4g
Protein
0g
% Daily Value*:
Vitamin A
0%
0%
Vitamin C
6%
6%
Calcium
0%
0%
Iron
0%
0%
Exchanges:
0 Starch; 0 Fruit; 0 Other Carbohydrate; 0 Skim Milk; 0 Low-Fat Milk; 0 Milk; 0 Vegetable; 0 Very Lean Meat; 0 Lean Meat; 0 High-Fat Meat; 0 Fat;
Carbohydrate Choice
2
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

Expert Tips

Dried hibiscus flowers can be found in Latin markets.

Homemade hibiscus syrup adds bright flavor and vibrant color to a fresh lime margarita.

Directions

  • 1 To make Hibiscus Simple Syrup, mix sugar, hibiscus flowers and water in 2-quart saucepan. Heat just to boiling over medium-high heat, stirring until sugar is dissolved. Remove from heat; let stand 30 minutes. Strain mixture; discard solids. Transfer to storage container. Cover and refrigerate up to 3 days. Makes 1 1/3 cups.
  • 2 To make margarita, add 1 oz of the simple syrup, the tequila, orange-flavored liqueur and lime juice to cocktail shaker. Fill shaker with ice; cover and shake vigorously. Strain into cocktail glass filled with fresh ice. Garnish with lime wedges.

Homemade hibiscus syrup adds bright flavor and vibrant color to a fresh lime margarita.

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Homemade hibiscus syrup adds bright flavor and vibrant color to a fresh lime margarita.