blood orange margarita
serves 2
recipe note: easy

4 ounces silver tequila
1/4 cup fresh lime juice
1.5 oz cointreau
1/4 cup fresh blood orange juice
1.5 oz agave nectar (optional)
ice (to serve)
1 blood orange cut for garnish
basil leaves (optional)

pour the tequila, lime juice, cointreau, blood orange juice, and agave (if using) in a cocktail shaker with ice—shake until combined. then pour over ice into two glasses and garnish with oranges and a basil leaf.