Cleanse-a-rita

Cleanse-a-rita

Cleanse-a-rita

  • tequila
  • low calorie
  • margarita
  • Level: Easy
  • Prep: 3 min
This easy take on a margarita combines one of the most popular juice cleanse recipes with tequila for a drink just under 120 calories. The spicy cayenne pepper and tart lemon complement tequila's bite for a balanced beverage you can enjoy almost guilt-free.

format_list_bulletedIngredients

  • 1 1/2 oz Tequila
  • 2 oz Lemon Juice
  • 1 oz Water
  • 1 tsp Agave Syrup
  • Cayenne Pepper
  • Salt
  • Lemon

Tools

  • Jigger
  • Shaker
  • Old fashioned

How to Mix

  1. In a cocktail shaker, combine tequila, lemon, water, agave syrup, and a small pinch of cayenne pepper with ice
  2. Shake vigorously until cold
  3. Pour into a rocks glass
  4. Garnish with a lemon wedge dusted with salt and cayenne pepper
Alternative preparation: Use a store-bought lemon cayenne agave juice such as the BluePrint cleanse option; pour 3-4 oz in a shaker with ice, combine with tequila, shake until cold.

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