DIVAGALS TREAT! Frozen Avocado Margarita with Herradura Silver Tequila –By Delaina Dixon | May 5, 2012 | Entertainment, Gal Approved
Here’s a taste sensation directly from Mexico …┬á its Herradura Silver Tequila. Aged for 45 days, it’s smooth and perfect for our new favorite frozen margarita featuring avocado! Yep it’s the frozen Avocado margarita!
Avocados give this wonderful rich creamy texture to our old favorite while adding all the healthy goodness of the avocado. Try it out and let us know what you think.
Frozen Avocado Margarita
2 cups crushed ice
6 oz Herradura Tequila
4 oz lime juice
2 oz Cointreau
1 avocado – peeled, pitted and diced
bunch of cilantro
Place the ice, tequila, lime juice, Cointreau and avocado into a blender, and blend until smooth. Pour into salt-rimmed margarita glasses and garnish with cilantro to serve.
Note to self … If it doesn’t look this good then drink it in a paper cup!
For those who like it old school … here is the basic recipe.
2 oz Herradura Silver
┬╛ oz ACTIVATE Lemon Lime
┬╛ oz Agave Nectar
1.)┬á┬á┬á Place all ingredients into a cocktail shaker and fill┬áwith cubed Ice.
2.)┬á┬á┬á Shake well and fine strain into a chilled coupe or cocktail glass.
3.)┬á┬á┬á Garnish with a lime disc.
Note: if you want it frozen, throw ingredients in a blender and mix til smooth.
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