Citrus Margarita Spritzer

A lighter fresh take on a margarita! Fresh squeezed citrus juice and a splash of seltzer makes this fresh and lighter, with no added sugars! So go ahead, enjoy your margarita (or two) this Cinco de Mayo!!

A lighter fresh take on a margarita! Fresh squeezed citrus juice and a splash of seltzer makes this fresh and lighter, with no added sugars! So go ahead, enjoy your margarita (or two) this Cinco de Mayo!!

To make a simple lime salt for the rim of the glass, grate a little lime zest and combine it with a coarse salt. Then use a lime wedge to wet the rim of the glass, then dip it in the salt. This is completely optional!

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Citrus Margarita Spritzer

A lighter fresh take on a margarita! Fresh squeezed citrus juice and a splash of seltzer makes this fresh and lighter, with no added sugars! So go ahead, enjoy your margarita (or two) this Cinco de Mayo!!

Ingredients:

  • 1 oz clear tequila
  • 1/2 oz Contreau (or Grand Marnier)
  • 1/4 cup fresh squeezed orange juice
  • 1/2 lime (2 tbsp) fresh lime juice
  • 1/4 cup seltzer/club soda
  • crushed ice

Directions:

  1. Combine the tequila, orange liquor, fresh squeezed orange juice, and fresh squeezed lime juice.
  2. Pour into a glass with crushed ice and top with seltzer.

Nutrition Information

Yield: 1 serving, Serving Size: 1 margarita

  • Amount Per Serving:
  • Freestyle Points: 5
  • Points +: 5
  • Calories: 137 calories
  • Total Fat: 0.5g
  • Saturated Fat: g
  • Cholesterol: mg
  • Sodium: 13.5mg
  • Carbohydrates: 12g
  • Fiber: 0.5g
  • Sugar: 9g
  • Protein: 0.5g
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