Texas Red Grapefruit Margaritas
Tags: margarita, texas grapefruit, citrus
Serving Size: 1 margarita, but easily multiplied
Grapefruit Simple Syrup
1/2 cup fresh Texas Red Grapefruit juice
1/2 cup sugar
2 1/2 ounces grapefruit simple syrup
2 ounces Grand Marnier or Triple Sec
1 1/2 ounces Tequila
2 ounces freshly squeezed lime juice
1 ounce freshly squeezed Texas Red Grapefruit Juice
lime for garnish
salt, sugar, chili powder for the rim
Adapted From: how sweet eats
This will quickly become your favorite Margarita
Combine sugar, salt and chili powder on a plate and stir well to combine before dipping each glass.
Rim a glass with a lime or grapefruit wedge and dip in the salty sugar to coat. Fill the glass with crushed ice.
In the glass, add the tequila, grand marnier, lime juice, grapefruit juice and syrup. Stir for a few 30 seconds. Add a few lime wedges and stir.