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Sunset Margarita, Sunset Magazine (02)

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Source:  No author stated for recipe or photo left. "Sunset Margarita." Sunset Magazine. Time Inc. Lifestyle Group, n. pag. May 2007. Web. 1 Apr 2016. <http://www.myrecipes.com/recipe/sunset-margarita>.

Glass:  Rocks glass

Makes:  Two


  • 2.7-oz. tequila (1/3 cup, 79ml)
  • 2.7-oz. triple sec (1/3 cup, 79ml)
  • 1.5-oz. orange juice (3 Tbsp)
  • 1.0-oz lime juice (1 Tbsp)
  • 2.0-oz. pomegranate juice (4 Tbsp)

  • Two lime peel twists

For Serving
  • Ice cubes


01.  Put about 1 cup ice cubes in a pitcher. Pour over tequila, triple sec, and the orange and lime juices. Stir well. 

02.  Divide between two cocktail glasses containing fresh ice cubes. Then, to create the layered effect, and using the back of a large spoon, carefully pour 1.0-oz (= 2 Tbsp) pomegranate juice down the inside of each glass. 

03.  Just before serving, slightly crush the lime twists, and garnish each glass with the fresh lime peel.