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Highland Margarita

This grapefruit margarita recipe is delicious and oh-so-refreshing when made with fresh grapefruit juice.
Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 1 serving
Calories: 278kcal


  • 2 parts tequila blanco
  • 4 parts grapefruit juice
  • 1 part fresh lime juice
  • 1 part light agave nectar


  • Run a lime wedge around the rim of a glass and dip in salt. Fill the glass with ice.
  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add tequila, grapefruit juice, lime juice, and agave nectar. Shake to combine.
  • Strain the cocktail over the prepared glass and garnish with a grapefruit wedge and a lime wheel.


  • Select a gentle and good-quality tequila blanco.
  • Fresh grapefruit juice is best (or a quality organic store-bought juice if fresh ones aren’t in season).
  • Fresh lime juice is a MUST in this recipe.


Serving: 1cocktail | Calories: 278kcal | Carbohydrates: 37g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 5mg | Potassium: 184mg | Sugar: 32g | Vitamin C: 39mg | Iron: 1mg