Beat the Heat with a Refreshing Margarita

Screen Shot 2016-07-21 at 9.26.00 AMThe countdown to Friday is on! You made it through another week, so celebrate with a refreshing Blood Orange Margarita from IMUSA. Made with freshly squeezed citrus and just the right amount of tequila, this cocktail will become a go-to beverage for sure!

IMUSA’s Blood Orange Margarita


  • Sea salt
  • 2 ounces silver tequila
  • 1 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 ounce fresh blood orange juice (you may substitute regular navel oranges if you can’t find blood oranges)
  • 1 to 2 teaspoon agave nectar
  • 1 orange round, for garnish


Using the IMUSA citrus juicer squeeze the lime and blood orange juices and set aside. Pour some salt onto a small plate. Using the just squeezed lime half and run the wet edge along the rim of your glass. Dip the top of the glass into the salt. Carefully add ice cubes to your glass and set it aside.

Fill a small cocktail shaker with ice. Pour in the tequila, freshly squeezed lime, blood orange juice and agave nectar. Shake for 15 to 20 seconds. Strain into your glass and garnish with a slice of blood orange or lime.