Blue Margaritas - makes 8 3 cups Triple Sec or other orange liqueur 2 cups tequila 3/4 cup blue curaçao 1 1/2 cups freshly squeezed lime juice 1 cup superfine sugar or powdered sugar Kosher salt 9 lime wedges Ice cubes
Tequila Paloma Ingredients (makes one tall glass): 1/2 cup Tequila 1/2 cup grapefruit juice (the pure, fresh kind. Not the juice cocktail, unless that's what you prefer) 1/2 cup club soda 1 tablespoon lime juice 1 teaspoon sugar or agave nectar Salt or sugar for rim
Fresh Whiskey Sours - Barefoot Contessa 3/4 cup Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey, 1/2 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (3 lemons) 1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice (4 limes) 2/3 cup sugar syrup (see recipe) Maraschino cherries
Pink Fizz ~ 3 tsp. simple syrup, 12 fresh mint leaves, 3 ounces fresh lime juice, Crushed ice, 8 ounces vodka, Cranberry juice, Champagne or sparkling wine. -- Muddle syrup, mint and lime together in a shaker. Add ice, vodka, 1/8 cup cranberry juice and shake well. Pour mixture into four champagne glasses, evenly and top off with champagne or wine. Garnish with mint.