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Blue Paradise Margarita

Margarita's are fun cocktails to dress the glass up with colorful salts, sugars, little paper umbrellas, or even soft gummy candies. Try this variation when you are dreaming of blue ocean water tickling your toes on a beach. 
Keyword: cocktail, margarita, Tequila
Servings: 1

Ingredients

  • 1 1/4 oz Tequila
  • 3/4 oz Blue Curacao
  • 1 lime squeeze the juice from one large lime
  • 1 lime wedge
  • 1/2 cup crushed ice
  • coarse sugar or salt to rim the glass

Instructions

  • Run the lime wedge around the edge of the glass and then dip the glass in the sugar (or salt).  Push the lime wedge onto the edge of the glass for decoration.
    Combine the rest of the ingredients in a bartenders shaker. Make sure the lid and cap are on the shaker BEFORE you start shaking - trust me on this one. 
    Shake for approximately one minute.
    Pour the chilled concoction into the waiting margarita glass and enjoy.