What should I make for dinner tonight? This might just be the number one question that we ask ourselves almost daily over here.
Then you have come to the right place, we have rounded up 15 prickly pear margarita recipe that we have shared over the years.
Plus, there is such a variety of flavours in these recipes, so you are sure to find something for you. Most of these recipes are quick and easy ones made especially for busy weeknights.
15 Prickly Pear Margarita Recipe
How do you make prickly pear margarita at home?
- Pour salt into a small plate. Wet the rim of a margarita glass and dip rim into salt.
- Fill a cocktail shaker with ice; pour tequila, sweet and sour mix, triple sec, lime juice, and pear syrup over ice. Cover shaker and shake drink; strain into prepared margarita glass.
How do you make the best Prickly Pear Margarita?
- 1 ½ ounces* tequila blanco.
- 1 ounce Cointreau.
- 1 ounce lime juice.
- ½ ounce prickly pear syrup.
- Kosher salt, for the rim.
- Ice, for serving (try clear ice)
How do you make a Sicilian prickly pear margarita?
- 4 ounces silver tequila.
- 2 ounces Triple Sec.
- 2 ounces prickly pear syrup.
- 1 ounce fresh lime juice.
- Ice Cubes.
- Salt or Sugar to rim the glasses.
- 2 lime slices, for garnish plus estra to rub the rims of the glasses.
How do you make prickly pear infused tequila?
For the Prickly Pear-Infused Tequila: 6 prickly pears, peeled. 1 (750-milliliter) bottle blanco tequila.
- Granulated sugar, or coarse salt, for optional rim.
- 2 1/2 ounces prickly pear-infused tequila.
- 1/2 ounce triple sec.
- 2 ounces sour mix.
- 1/2 ounce orange juice.
- 1 dash grenadine.
- Lime wheel, for garnish.
What is the difference between Triple Sec and Cointreau?
In summary: Cointreau is a type of Triple Sec (a family of dry orange liqueurs). Triple Sec is both the name of a category and also refers to an inexpensive, lower quality orange liqueur. Cointreau has a stronger, smoother and more complex flavor vs Triple Sec. It’s slightly more expensive and higher in alcohol level.
What do you mix with prickly pear?
The juice from prickly pear can be used in many ways – to flavor frosting, added to juices, used in vinaigrettes for salads and if you simmer it down into a syrup it can be enjoyed in cocktails with club soda, lemonade, iced tea, hot tea or water.
What flavor is prickly pear?
Those who have been lucky enough to experience the magic of prickly pear have described its flavor as a remarkable fusion of watermelon and classic bubble gum (via Spoon University). The bubble gum flavor isn’t too overpowering but adds enough oomph to make this fruit mind-blowingly delicious.
Is the prickly pear cactus edible?
There are two edible parts of the prickly pear plant: the pad, or nopal, of the cactus which is often treated as a vegetable, and the pear, or fruit.
What is prickly pear alcohol?
Opuntia is a prickly pear spirit, made from the fruit of the Nopal cactus. Its flavor is as singular as tequila’s, an invigorating balance of fresh fruit and desert earth that is all its own. Over a ton of sun-ripened California fruit is fermented into wine and then distilled in each batch.
What is in Carrabba’s prickly pear margarita?
☀️ Our Sicilian Prickly Pear Margarita is made with Lunazul Blanco Tequila, Patrón Citrónge, prickly pear, fresh lime juice and a hint of jalapeño pepper.
What can you do with prickly pear fruit?
There are lots of ways to eat a prickly pear. You can make a jam, prickly pear chutney, or cactus pear jelly. I love using the juice to make a syrup for cocktails! Sauces for roasted meats that are flavored with prickly pear add so much flavor.
How many calories in a prickly pear margarita?
Calories in Prickly Pear Margarita
|Total Carbohydrate||19.4 g|
|Dietary Fiber||0.1 g|