If you love margaritas and are looking for your signature cocktail for the Mardi Gras celebration, you have to try our blue margarita recipe! Any margarita connoisseur will already have most of the ingredients in the liquor cabinet, yet the final result is like nothing you’ve ever tasted!
The secret ingredient in this recipe is Blue Curacao liqueur, which has a nice citrus flavor. Combined with margarita mix, Cointreau orange-flavored liquor, orange bitters and fresh squeezed lemon or lime gives this cocktail a smooth, sweet flavor—you’ll hardly notice the tequila!
blue margarita recipe
- 4 oz margarita mix
- 2 oz Blue Curacao
- 2 oz tequila
- 2 oz Cointreau liqueur
- 2 dashes orange flavored bitters
- 1 squeeze lemon, or lime
- Mix ingredients in a small pitcher. Pour into glasses filled with ice, garnish with fresh lemon or lime wedges and enjoy!
Curacao liqueur is flavored with the peel of the laraha citrus fruit, grown on the island of Curaçao. Its taste is similar to that of an orange.