Cinco de Mayo is a fun and festive spring holiday that every guac, marg and taco lover is thrilled that its almost here! Now margaritas and Cinco de Mayo go together like peanut butter and jelly!
Today we are talking everything margaritas. It’s really cool how you can take simple ingredients like tequila, fruit juice, and salt and make a ton of delicious flavors. You can choose from bold and flavorful margaritas like coconut grapefruit, blackberry thyme, strawberry basil, and fresh lime & jalapeno.
What I love most about these margarita recipes is how easily you can make these drinks ahead of time and in large batches. It’s easy to serve in large pitchers on Cinco de Mayo party day so you and your guests will enjoy!
Let’s Get the Party Started! Who’s Ready For Margaritas?!
1. Classic Margarita
Found from The Cookful
To start things off, we need a delicious traditional margarita. It’s a cool and refreshing cocktail that everyone will love. All you need to decide is whether you’ll serve the margaritas on the rocks or blended with salt! Get the recipe at The Cookful
2. Fresh Peach Margarita
Found from Living Loving Paleo
This fresh, clean peach margarita is what you want on a warm day! This fruity margarita is made with fresh peaches, tequila, lime juice, and honey. It’s all blended together and then it is poured over ice with a splash of sparkling water. Get the recipe at Living Loving Paleo
3. Strawberry Basil Margarita
Found from Our Salty Kitchen
This strawberry basil margarita is a fun twist on a classic cocktail. It’s tart and sweet while being refreshing. Now adding fresh basil to cocktails is an exciting ingredient. Its bright taste so fresh. The strawberry and basil are muddled together it helps release the flavor and oil from the basil which makes it taste incredible! It’s a great cocktail for entertaining! Get the recipe at Our Salty Kitchen
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4. Mango Margarita with Chili-Lime Salt
Found from The Lemon Bowl
This frozen mango margarita is insanely good! The margarita is made from fresh mango, tequila, simple syrup, orange juice, and lime juice. It’s blended with ice and poured into a glass that has a chili lime salt rim. It’s spicy, salty and tart! Get the recipe at The Lemon Bowl
5. Strawberry Lime Margarita
Found from Typically Simple
This strawberry lime margarita will transport you to a Mexican beach! Now all you need is a little drink umbrella to make it a real vacation! This classic strawberry lime margarita is made with frozen strawberries, frozen limeade concentrate, ice, and salt! It’s sweet and tart and perfect to make for a crowd! Get the recipe at Typically Simple
6. Prosecco Margarita
Found from A Farm Girl Dabbles
Here is a crowd-pleasing big-batch cocktail that’s awesome for entertaining. The prosecco in a classic margarita is simply genius and tastes incredible. You can quickly make this ahead of time before the party starts! Get the recipe at A Farm Girl Dabbles
7. Coconut-Grapefruit Margarita
Found from Pizzazzerie
I never knew coconut and grapefruit could taste so good together. This margarita is made with cream of coconut and fresh ruby red grapefruit. The pale pink color is stunning. It’s creamy but still tart and a little sweet! Get the recipe at Pizzazzerie
8. Blackberry Thyme Margarita
Found from Half Baked Harvest
If you’re looking for a fun and different margaritas, then this drink is for you! This fresh blackberry plum thyme margarita is perfect for a hot summer night. The sweet plums are the secret in this drink and balance out the tart blackberries! Get the recipe at Half Baked Harvest
9. Strawberry Blood Orange Margarita
Found from Celebrating Sweets
The great thing about making your own drinks is how you can tailor them to your tastes, and this blood orange strawberry margarita is a great example of that. The blood orange juice can be bitter if too much is added but the sweet strawberries balance out the bitterness and it to be tart and refreshing! Get the recipe at Celebrating Sweets
10. Fresh Lime & Jalapeno Margarita
Found from Fed and Fit
Looking for a fiery kick? Try this spicy lime and jalapeno margarita. It’s sweet, tart with a little heat. It might sound crazy but a spicy margarita on a hot day is super nice and refreshing. You can add as much or as little of jalapeno. If you want the flavor without a big kick remove the seeds from the jalapeno. Get the recipe at Fed and Fit
11. Skinny Margarita
Found from Run Eat Repeat
This skinny margarita is light and crisp with all the great margarita taste without all the calories! Get the recipe at Run Eat Repeat
12. Frozen Sangria Margarita
Found from Delish
This frozen cocktail is the best of sangrias and margaritas. The red wine sangria is sweet and fruity while the margarita is tart! The two frozen drinks are swirled together to make the ultimate cocktail! Get the recipe at Delish
With these fun and festive margarita recipes, you’ll surely love celebrating Cinco de Mayo this Spring!
Happy Cinco de Mayo!