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Ya’ll know that I am a margarita girl. I am all about the tequila cocktails, whether it’s an on the rocks margarita or a frozen margarita. My latest favorite is this delicious blackberry mint margarita.
Perfect for winter, this margarita is made with muddled fresh blackberries and mint, and Lobos 1707 Tequila, Joven, along with a few other ingredients noted in the recipe card below. You can grab a bottle at your local Woodman’s or online.
What is the best liquor to use in margaritas?
Tequila is obviously the liquor of choice for any margarita. I prefer to use a premium tequila in my margarita on the rocks as the flavor is just that much better.
Lobos 1707 Tequila, Joven is perfect to drink in a shot, and has a phenomenal taste to elevate cocktails, like this margarita rocks recipe. I love how it pairs with the mint and blackberry flavors, yet it also pairs well with cucumbers and jalapenos, along with citrus fruits and ginger. Freshly cut Blue Weber agave are among its strong notes, which is where it’s distinct flavor comes from.
How many shots of tequila are in a margarita?
Typically, margaritas contain one shot of tequila, which is 1.5 ounces.
What will I need to make this blackberry mint margarita recipe?
You will need the following items and ingredients to make this amazing margarita recipe.
- Shot glass
- Regular glass or mason jar
- Margarita glass
- Lobos 1707 Tequila, Joven
- Triple Sec
- Margarita Mix
This blackberry mint margarita really is quite simple to make, similar to this easy margarita on the rocks. This berry margarita recipe is a perfect one to try if you like frozen cocktails too.
Blackberry Mint Margarita
- 1.5 oz Lobos 1707 Tequila, Joven
- .5 oz Triple Sec
- 4 oz Margarita Mix
- 8 fresh blackberries
- 4 small-medium mint sprigs
- 1/2 cup ice
Add the blackberries and mint to a glass and muddle them.
Pour the tequila, triple sec, and margarita mix into the glass. Stir.
Add the ice to a margarita glass, and pour the cocktail into the glass.