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Course: Drinks
Cuisine: American, Mexican
Keyword: cocktail, margarita, prickly pear
Servings: 2 cocktails
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
This Prickly Pear Margarita recipe is loaded with delicious flavor and color thanks to the Prickly Pear Cactus. It's a cocktail recipe perfect for a celebration! 


  • 3 ounces clear tequila
  • 2 ounces Cointreau
  • 2 ounces freshly-squeezed lime juice
  • 1 ounce prickly pear syrup
  • Lime and kosher salt for garnish


  • Begin by running a wedge of lime around the edge of your margarita glass. Dip in kosher salt to coat.
  • In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, add the tequila, Cointreau, freshly-squeezed lime juice, and prickly pear syrup. Shake vigorously. Strain into your prepared margarita glasses filled will ice. Garnish with a lime slice to serve.

Nutrition Facts

Calories: 209kcalCarbohydrates: 13gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSodium: 9mgPotassium: 44mgFiber: 1gSugar: 11gVitamin A: 14IUVitamin C: 9mgCalcium: 6mgIron: 1mg
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