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Blood Orange Margarita

Blood Orange Margarita
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Blood orange juice and Campari transform the classic Margarita cocktail in this variation from bartender Ben Davidson.


  • 1 1/2 ounces blanco tequila

  • 3/4 ounce Combier triple sec

  • 1/4 ounce Campari

  • 3/4 ounce blood orange juice

  • 3/4 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed

  • 1/4 ounce simple syrup

  • Garnish: blood orange slice

  • Garnish: salt rim


  1. Coat the rim of a rocks glass with salt, fill with ice and set aside.

  2. Add remaining ingredients into a shaker with ice and shake.

  3. Strain into the prepared glass.

  4. Garnish with a blood orange slice.