Category Archives: Beverages

Margarita

Margarita (Yields 1.5 L)

  • 9 oz Tequila
  • 3 oz Triple Sec
  • 1 ½ c club soda or sprite
  • 1 ½ c fresh lime juice (roughly 6 limes)
  • 1 c lemonade
  • 6 t sugar

In a large pitcher, mix Tequila, Triple Sec, Club Soda, Lime Juice and Lemonade. Stir in sugar until dissolved. Refrigerate before serving. Keep Margarita Salt and Tequila on hand so that guests can make them stronger if necessary.

Sangria

Sangria (Yields 3.5 L)

  • 1/2 c Brandy
  • 1/2 c Triple Sec
  • 1 (750 milliliter) bottle dry red wine (I used Yellowtails’ Cabernet Sauvignon because it’s inexpensive and got the job done)
  • 1/4 c white sugar
  • Frozen lemonade concentrate
  • 4 c orange juice
  • 1/2 lemon, sliced into rounds
  • 1/2 orange, sliced into rounds

In a large pitcher, mix Brandy, Triple Sec, and Wine. Stir in sugar until dissolved. Stir in Lemonade and Orange Juice. Add fruit. Some other options include adding diced pineapple and cherries. Refrigerate before serving.