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Sparkling Margaritas (Champagne Margaritas)

  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: About 8 glasses 1x

Description

These sparkling margaritas (champagne margaritas) are the perfect quick and easy drink to celebrate!


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Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 cups fresh lime juice
  • 1 cup agave silver tequila
  • 1 cup Triple Sec or Cointreau
  • 1 bottle (750 mL) champagne (about 3 cups)
  • lime wedges and coarse salt or sugar to rim the glasses
  • (optional: additional sweetener such as sugar, honey, agave, etc.)

Instructions

  1. Stir the lime juice, tequila and Triple Sec together to make your margarita base.
  2. Prepare your glasses by running a lime wedge around the rim of the serving glasses, and then dipping the glasses in coarse salt or sugar.
  3. Pour about 1/3 cup of margarita mixture into a champagne glass, and fill the rest of the glass up with champagne. Or if using a different glass, you need a ratio of about 1/3 cup margarita mixture to 1/2 cup champagne.
  4. If desired, stir in a teaspoon or two of sweetener to sweeten each glass. Enjoy!