Lauren's Grapefruit Margaritas Recipe - Allrecipes.com
Lauren's Grapefruit Margaritas Recipe
  • READY IN 10 mins

Lauren's Grapefruit Margaritas

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"Grapefruit and lime are the perfect refreshing combination for this margarita. Fresh juices taste so much better than store-bought."

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Directions

  1. Stir together the grapefruit juice, lime juice, triple sec, tequila, and agave syrup in a pitcher, and mix with ice cubes. Strain the cocktail into 4 margarita glasses; garnish each cocktail with a few pomegranate seeds.
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  • PREP 10 mins
  • READY IN 10 mins
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Apr 04, 2011

Excellent drink. I added a little more tequila because I like it stronger. I used Tres Agaves agave nectar.

 
Aug 18, 2011

I made this into a "skinny" margarita and used Crystal Light Ruby Red. Tried to do it without the agave, but it needs it. Yum! Yum!

 

9 Ratings

Jul 12, 2012

This are so fresh and delicious! Use Ruby Red grapefruit for additional sweetness.

 
Jun 09, 2012

Made this for a busy week Saturday relaxation drink. MMMM Grabbed a carton of Ruby Red Grapefruit juice, Silver tequila from the market where I work and headed home. This was delicious! Sweetened lime juice and a touch of splenda was all the extra I did different. I added a salt/sugar rim, Good combo! Perfect weekend/ summer time drink! Only thing that would make it better would be MauiGirl's tropical umbrella! Thanks Lauren! Keeper for sure! Linda's snapshot is a picture perfect photo of this wonderful drink!

 
May 23, 2011

These were great margaritas but for some reason I could hardly taste the grapefruit.

 
Jun 08, 2012

This was pretty good. Drinks are so reliant on personal taste so this review is more for information than anything: Use fresh juice or expect a different drink. I've had access to some pretty fabulous fresh grapefruit juice and the simply orange brand is the only store bought brand so far that comes close. I only added a pinch of sugar (because it isn't quite as sweet as the fresh I get, but almost). I know that my family would have wanted the sweetener but I don't think I'd need it with fresh juice. I did end up adding more tequila and triple sec (maybe double), just preference. I used fresh persian lime juice for one and "keywest lime juice" (Joe and Nellies) for the other and they aren't even close to the same drink. The bottled juice just made it so harsh. I couldn't bring myself to buy grapefruit when one was the same price as a "good" ruby red juice but I certainly will when it's cheaper. I wouldn't make these if I couldn't get fresh lime juice.

 
Jun 17, 2014

This is definitely a keeper! It's pretty tart and I had to tweak it to suit my personal taste. I used pink grapefruit juice, a little less lime juice, an extra drop of agave nectar, and sugar on the rim.

 
Mar 26, 2014

I did not have agave - so I used liquid Stevia to my desired sweetness!

 

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Nutrition

  • Calories
  • 233 kcal
  • 12%
  • Carbohydrates
  • 28.9 g
  • 9%
  • Cholesterol
  • 0 mg
  • 0%
  • Fat
  • 0.2 g
  • < 1%
  • Fiber
  • 0.6 g
  • 2%
  • Protein
  • 0.6 g
  • 1%
  • Sodium
  • 6 mg
  • < 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet.

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