Blood Orange, Sage, and Ginger Margarita
As were getting through the work week and getting ready for the weekend, keep this delicious Blood Orange Margarita in mind for a fun and flavorful cocktail.
For Drink:
  • 12oz fresh blood orange juice
  • 1oz lime juice
  • 2oz sage & ginger simple syrup,recipe follows
  • 6oz patron silver
  • 4oz triple sec
  • Salt and lime for rimming the glass
For Sage and Ginger Simple Syrup:
  • 1/2cup granulated sugar + ¾ cup water
  • sage leaves
  • peeled ginger
For Drink:
  1. Combine all ingredients in a cocktail mixing glass or pitcher and stir to combine.
  2. Strain in to prepared glasses filled with crushed ice.
  3. Garnish with sage leaves and a blood orange slice.
For Sage and Ginger Simple Syrup:
  1. In a small saucepan combine sugar and water, heat on medium low until sugar dissolves.
  2. Add in about 10-15 sage leaves and about 6-8 quarter-sized slices of ginger.
  3. Gently simmer on low for about 3-5 minutes, stirring occasionally. Be sure to keep an eye on it so it doesn’t burn.
  4. Strain syrup into a heatproof container and allow to cool completely before using.
Recipe Notes

Recipe adapted from: What do you crave?