If you’ve never had a frozen mango margarita, you’re missing out. Made with fresh picked mangoes and premium tequila for a delicious summer cocktail.
It was a great week! I was the lucky recipient of some gorgeous home-grown mangoes. My neighbor brought some back with her from her visit to family in Miami. Both her mom and sister have trees in their yard. So when a friend gives you mangoes, you make frozen mango margaritas.
The mangoes were fairly ripe when I received them making them perfect for margaritas. I cut up the fruit, pureed it and measured what I needed for the cocktails. The rest I put into an ice cube tray and froze to use in the future. Not sure what the plans are for the frozen cubes but it probably involves cocktails.
I like serving margaritas. To me they are a quintessential summer drink. Personally, I prefer frozen margaritas like my frozen peach margaritas and frozen strawberry margaritas. They are cool, fruity, refreshing and easy to make. If you like the glasses, they are called Cactus Margarita Glasses.
Frozen Mango Margarita
When you are gifted fresh mangoes, you make frozen mango margaritas. Perfect for summer.
- 2 cups fresh mango, pureed
- 1 tablespoon orange juice
- 2 ounces silver tequila
- 1 tablespoon lime juice
- 2 cups ice cubes
- ¾ cup sugar
- ½ cup orange juice
- In a saucer or small plate place sugar. In a separate saucer or small plate place orange juice. Dip the rim of the 2 margarita glasses or other glasses into the juice then into the sugar. Set aside until ready to fill.
- In a blender combine all ingredients. Blend until ice is crushed and mixture is thick and frosty.
- Divide evenly among the glasses and enjoy.
I’m a total sucker for mango anything! I’m definitely getting mangoes as soon as they’re in season to make these.
Camilla at Culinary Adventures says
Those look like summer in a glass! I can’t wait to try them when I get my hands on some fresh mangoes. Later in the year for sure. Cheers.
Heather Northington says
Oh my this looks so good!! You were so lucky to get all of those fresh mangos. I am always a fan of a good margarita … mango is now on my list of must try flavors.
Liz Della Croce says
This looks so tasty! I need to make these!
Michelle from Weekend Craft says
Fresh mango must make all the difference! Thank you for joining in on our cocktail party!