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Prickly Pear Margarita

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Prickly Pear Margarita is a vibrant twist on the classic margarita that brings a burst of color and unique flavor to your glass. This refreshing cocktail combines tequila, orange liqueur, prickly pear syrup, and fresh lime juice for a delightful mix that’s both sweet and tangy. Perfect for any occasion, the Prickly Pear Margarita offers a taste of the exotic with every sip.

Tasting Notes

The tequila provides a robust base, while the orange liqueur adds a hint of citrus sweetness. The prickly pear syrup brings a unique fruity flavor with subtle notes of berry and melon, perfectly complemented by the bright and zesty lime juice. Each sip is a refreshing balance of sweet, tangy, and bold, making this cocktail a standout choice.

Prickly Pear Margarita

Prickly Pear Margarita

Quench Your Thirst with a Taste of Desert Magic


  • 2 oz tequila of choice
  • 0.75 oz orange liqueur
  • 0.75 oz prickly pear syrup
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • lime wheel and sugar for garnish (optional)


  1. Fill a cocktail glass with ice, set aside in fridge.
  2. In a shaker add tequila, orange liqueur, syrup, lime juice, and ice. Shake very well.
  3. Strain into the chilled cocktail glass and garnish with lime wheel.

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Tips & Tricks

Garnish with a slice of prickly pear or lime for added visual appeal and flavor.

Muddle fresh herbs like mint or basil for an aromatic touch.

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