Skinny Margarita

skinny margarita

Serving  size  1

Prep   5  mins
Cook   0  mins

Total Time:   5 mins

GutenFree Gluten Free     EggFree  Egg Free

LactoseFree Lactose Free   Vegetarian Vegetarian



Amost delicious Margarita with all natural ingredients.  Want to enjoy a nice homemade Mexican dinner with a delicious margarita but want to avoid the extra sugar?  Make this muy fantastico skinny margarita. Made with pure orange juice instead of triple sec.  Serve at your next fiesta and your hombres will shout OLE!”



  • 1 tablespoon course sugar or salt
  • 1/2 cup ice cubes
  • 1/4 cup tequila
  • 1 teaspoon light agave syrup/nectar
  • 1 1/2 lime juiced
  • 1/2 orange juiced


1.  Cut a lime in half and run it around the rim of a margarita glass.

2.  Pour sugar or salt onto a small plate and twist the margarita glass rim into the sugar or salt.

3.  Add ice, tequila, agave, lime juice, and orange juice to a shaker.  Shake for 30 seconds and then pour into the margarita glass.

4.  Serve with a lime wedge with one of these fabulous Mexican style meals:

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                                              Chicken Enchiladas


                                             Quick and Tasty Nachos

                                              QuickTasty Nachos


                                     Mexican Fiesta Crock Pot

                                              Crock Pot Mexican Fiesta 2


                                        Fish Tacos with Dill Chipotle Dill Sauce

                                               Fish Tacos


                                            Salsa Fresca

                                               Salsa Fresca



Chef Notes:

*We used orange juice instead of triple sec to cut down on the sugar and calorie content.  You can do this with a lot of your recipes and they turn out tasting the same.


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