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5 from 1 vote

Frozen Strawberry Basil Margaritas

This sweet, refreshing cocktail with real strawberries and fresh basil is the perfect drink for a lazy summer afternoon!
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: beverage
Cuisine: American
Servings: 2
Calories: 192kcal
Author: Kristin

Ingredients

  • 1 cup frozen strawberries
  • 8 ice cubes
  • 6 to 8 basil leaves
  • 2 1/2 ounces tequila
  • 1 1/2 ounces triple sec
  • 2 ounces lime juice
  • 1/8 teaspoon salt (scant)
  • 2 teaspoons sugar (use more if you like your cocktails sweet)

Instructions

  • Place the strawberries, ice cubes, and basil leaves in a blender.
  • Add in the tequila, triple sec, lime juice, salt, and sugar.
  • Blend until ice is crushed and all ingredients are well mixed.
  • Serve in pretty glasses with fresh strawberries and basil garnish.

Notes

Note that if you would like to use fresh strawberries instead of frozen, you may need to increase the amount of ice.

Nutrition

Calories: 192kcal | Carbohydrates: 18g | Sodium: 151mg | Potassium: 143mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 14g | Vitamin C: 50.8mg | Calcium: 11mg | Iron: 0.3mg