Prickly Pixie

Photo by Wesley Tingey / Unsplash

Recipe courtesy Kachina Southwestern Grill, Westminster, Colorado.

This prickly-pear-spiked margarita variation helps serve the local community; $1 from each drink sold will be donated to Sense of Security, a local breast cancer charity that helps pay bills for Coloradans in active treatment for breast cancer.

  • 1½ ounces Sauza Blue Reposado Tequila
  • ¾ ounce lime juice
  • ¾ ounce triple sec
  • 1 ounce prickly pear juice
  • Lime wedge, for garnish
  • Sugar, to rim glass

Rim a margarita glass with sugar. Combine Tequila, lime juice, triple sec and pear juice in a cocktail shaker with ice. Shake well and pour into margarita glass and garnish with a lime wheel.

Published on December 3, 2015