50 Refreshing Margarita Recipes That'll Instantly Make You Feel Like You're on Vacation

Typically made with tequila, orange liqueur, and fresh limes, margaritas are a refreshing and tasty cocktail choice for anyone in need of a drink. Margaritas can be infused with fruity flavors, blended into a frozen drink, or served on the rocks. From coconut concoctions to fresh watermelon refreshers, every sip is as delightful as the first. Whether you prefer your margaritas classic or creative, we've got a ton of recipes to satisfy your cocktail cravings. Stock up on tequila and limes, and enjoy a tequila-twisted drink like never before. Don't forget the tortilla chips and guacamole!

Additional reporting by Lauren Harano

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Spicy Cucumber Margarita
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Spicy Cucumber Margarita

Imagine: tequila mixed with fresh lime juice, cucumbers, spicy jalapeños, and topped off with ginger beer. It has a fizzy twist and spicy kick, providing your taste buds with everything they could dream of.

Get the recipe: spicy cucumber margarita

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Blood Orange Margarita
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Blood Orange Margarita

Give happy hour a whole new meaning when you sip on these blood-orange margaritas. They're easy to make, super refreshing, and unlike any marg you've ever had before.

Get the recipe: blood orange margarita

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Azul Margarita
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Azul Margarita

Made with Blue Curacao, these colorful libations were made to be sipped poolside! Tequila, Blue Curacao, lime juice, and simple syrup work together to make this the brightest drink of all.

Get the recipe: azul margarita

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Prickly Pear Margarita
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Prickly Pear Margarita

Add a little edge to your cocktail selection when you learn how to perfect this prickly pear margarita. The bright-pink hue makes it even more fun to enjoy!

Get the recipe: prickly pear margarita

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Pink Champagne Strawberry Margaritas
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Pink Champagne Strawberry Margaritas

Sweet, fruity, and too cute to pass up, these strawberry margaritas feature a bubbly burst of Champagne in every sip. Add fresh strawberries to the rim for a chic finishing touch.

Get the recipe: pink Champagne strawberry margaritas

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Frozen Peach Margarita
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Frozen Peach Margarita

Made with frozen peaches, lime, honey, and a splash of tequila, these frozen margaritas cut the calorie count in half. They're light and tasty, so feel free to sip on as many as you please.

Get the recipe: frozen peach margarita

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St. Germain Margarita
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St. Germain Margarita

How delicious (and glamorous!) does an elderflower margarita sound? This three-ingredient recipe only includes tequila, elderflower liqueur, and lime juice.

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Italian Margarita With Amaretto
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Italian Margarita With Amaretto

A twist on the standard margarita, this Italian-inspired recipe uses amaretto (an almond liqueur) instead of an orange liqueur like triple sec or Cointreau. It gives a certain richness with no need for added sweeteners or simple syrup.

Get the recipe: Italian margarita with amaretto

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Raspberry Strawberry Margarita
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Raspberry Strawberry Margarita

Get your fruit fix in no time with this raspberry strawberry margarita recipe. It brings you all the best flavors, as well as a great buzz.

Get the recipe: raspberry strawberry margarita

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Pitcher Margaritas
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Pitcher Margaritas

In need of a serious happy hour? Made with simple and fresh ingredients, this margarita is nothing short of delicious.

Get the recipe: pitcher margaritas

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Margarita Sangria
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Margarita Sangria

Strawberries, rosé, and tequila go hand-in-hand to make this happy hour favorite. Add limes, berries, and as much alcohol as you want. Enjoy!

Get the recipe: margarita sangria

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Firecracker Berry Margarita Floats
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Firecracker Berry Margarita Floats

Part drink, part dessert, these margarita floats are just the thing to put a smile on your face. And look how cute the "firecracker" is!

Get the recipe: firecracker berry margarita floats

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Beergarita
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Beergarita

Put a twist on the classic margarita when you add an ice-cold beer to the mix. You'll have a refreshing concoction that's perfect for sipping in no time.

Get the recipe: beergarita

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Traditional Margaritas
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Traditional Margaritas

To make the best classic margarita of them all, freshly squeezed lime and lemon juice are essential. Don't be afraid to splurge on some nice tequila, too.

Get the recipe: traditional margarita

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Strawberry Rhubarb Margarita
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Strawberry Rhubarb Margarita

A fruity margarita with a twist, you'll be enjoying this drink all year long. In a large pitcher, combine the strawberry rhubarb syrup, tequila, lime juice, triple sec, and orange juice together, and your work here is done.

Get the recipe: strawberry rhubarb margarita

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Margarita Punch
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Margarita Punch

Give the people what they want when you pour them a glass of this pink punch. It's easy, tasty, and includes Prosecco!

Get the recipe: margarita punch

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Spicy Cucumber Jalapeño Margarita
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Spicy Cucumber Jalapeño Margarita

If spicy drinks are your thing, we promise you'll fall in love with this tangy cocktail. It packs a big punch, so feel free to add as much (or as little) spice as you want.

Get the recipe: spicy cucumber jalapeño margarita

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Strawberry Hibiscus Ginger Margarita
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Strawberry Hibiscus Ginger Margarita

Fun and fruity, this strawberry hibiscus ginger margarita has everything you need to make the perfect afternoon cocktail. Fresh strawberries, hibiscus tea, ginger, and a big splash of tequila make this drink better than just good — it's great.

Get the recipe: strawberry hibiscus ginger margarita

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Spicy Grapefruit Margarita
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Spicy Grapefruit Margarita

Fruity and tangy, this grapefruit margarita will be your new go-to cocktail. It pairs well with chips and dip, so be sure to bring out the appetizers!

Get the recipe: spicy grapefruit margarita

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Frozen Three-Citrus Margarita
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Frozen Three-Citrus Margarita

Lemons, limes, and oranges unite to make this citrus margarita come to life. Add fresh jalapeño slices if you want to give it an extra kick!

Get the recipe: frozen three-citrus margarita

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Pineapple Margarita Sparklers
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Pineapple Margarita Sparklers

Give your drinks an extra kick by adding the bubbly! These margaritas are filled with fresh citrus and tequila and topped off with Champagne. Cheers to that!

Get the recipe: pineapple margarita sparklers

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Frozen Margarita
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Frozen Margarita

Like an alcoholic slushy minus the sugar crash, these sweet-tart frozen margaritas were made to delight, especially when rimmed with salt.

Get the recipe: frozen margaritas

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Spiced Apple Margarita
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Spiced Apple Margarita

The classic margarita takes an autumnal turn when made with apple juice, cinnamon, and star anise. It's good any month of the year, so be sure not to forget about it!

Get the recipe: spiced apple margarita

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Pop Rocks Margarita
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Pop Rocks Margarita

Surprise and delight your taste buds with this festive Pop Rocks margarita. It'll take you right back to the good ole days of being a kid, but this time, with alcohol.

Get the recipe: Pop Rocks margarita

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Tommy's Mexican Restaurant Classic Margarita
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Tommy's Mexican Restaurant Classic Margarita

For a pared-down take on the classic margarita recipe, try this tangy sipper that swaps agave nectar for orange liqueur to let the tequila and lime shine.

Get the recipe: Tommy's Mexican Restaurant classic margarita

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Spicy Avocado Margarita
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Spicy Avocado Margarita

Avocados sound like a strange addition to a cocktail, until you consider that margaritas are often paired with guacamole. What a killer combo, right?

Get the recipe: spicy avocado margarita

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Honeydew Margarita
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Honeydew Margarita

This fruit-flavored marg is almost like a cocktail-and-agua-fresca hybrid. In other words: very refreshing.

Get the recipe: honeydew margarita

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Jalapeño Margaritas With Jalapeño-Infused Tequila
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Jalapeño Margaritas With Jalapeño-Infused Tequila

These spicy margaritas are very strong (hello, infused tequila), have zero added sugar, and are exactly what you need after a long day. You can thank us later.

Get the recipe: jalapeño margaritas with jalapeño-infused tequila

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Tamarind Margarita
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Tamarind Margarita

Take your cocktail to the next level when you make this tasty twist. It's complete with tamarind paste, lemon and lime juice, agave, and a splash of tequila. Just add chili salt to the rim to make it complete.

Get the recipe: tamarind margarita

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5-Minute Frozen Margarita
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5-Minute Frozen Margarita

Made with a few simple ingredients a whole lot of flavor, this easy-to-make recipe will shake up the way you make margs. Pass the blender!

Get the recipe: five-minute frozen margarita

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Vanilla Pineapple Margarita
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Vanilla Pineapple Margarita

With sweet hints of vanilla and tropical notes of pineapple, this recipe gives you the best of both worlds. Add sugar to the rim to make even sweeter.

Get the recipe: vanilla pineapple margarita

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Jalapeño Margarita Slushies
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Jalapeño Margarita Slushies

This tangy slushy boasts flavors of tequila, lime, and fresh jalapeños, and nothing sounds better than that.

Get the recipe: jalapeño margarita slushies

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Frozen Watermelon Margaritas
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Frozen Watermelon Margaritas

These ice-cold concoctions are all things refreshing and sweet. Garnish with lime and sugar to make it a drink worth envying.

Get the recipe: frozen watermelon margaritas

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5-Ingredient Margarita
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5-Ingredient Margarita

All you need for this easy-to-make margarita is smooth tequila, simple syrup or agave, a dash of lime, splash of lemon, and some freshly-squeezed orange juice. We told you it was easy!

Get the recipe: five-ingredient margarita

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Spicy Mango Margarita
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Spicy Mango Margarita

Just as the name implies, this delightful drink has a spicy kick with a mango hint. Just grab a jalapeño-infused tequila (the spicier the better), and enjoy!

Get the recipe: spicy mango margarita

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Citrus Margarita
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Citrus Margarita

Whip up this tangy drink when you want something extra refreshing to sip on. It's low-cal and easy to make, too.

Get the recipe: citrus margarita

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Frozen Cantaloupe Margarita
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Frozen Cantaloupe Margarita

Say hello to your new favorite drink. These frozen cantaloupe margaritas can be poured right inside the rind, making it the most fruit-filled drink you've ever had.

Get the recipe: frozen cantaloupe margaritas

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Mojito Margarita
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Mojito Margarita

This tasty twist on mojitos and margaritas will change the way you drink cocktails. Add tequila, lime juice, simple syrup, fresh mint, and a splash of club soda to make this fan favorite.

Get the recipe: mojito margarita

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Roasted Tomato Margarita
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Roasted Tomato Margarita

In the mood for a Bloody Mary and a margarita? You've come to the right place. This roasted tomato margarita will kick your taste buds into overdrive in no time. Just add tomato puree to tequila and lime juice, and enjoy!

Get the recipe: roasted tomato margarita

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Mango Habanero Margaritas
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Mango Habanero Margaritas

If you're on the hunt for a seriously good drink, and we mean a good drink, this margarita is exactly what you need. Just add habaneros, mangos, lime, and tequila, and you've made a spicy (and sweet!) treat.

Get the recipe: mango habanero margaritas

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Classic Margarita
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Classic Margarita

Sometimes less is more, and in the case of this traditional margarita, that couldn't be more true. Just grab a shaker and you'll be sippin' soon enough!

Get the recipe: classic margarita

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Frozen Blackberry Margaritas
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Frozen Blackberry Margaritas

Crisp and cool, these frozen margaritas pack a punch of flavor in every sip. Garnish each drink with frozen blackberries to make it complete.

Get the recipe: frozen blackberry margaritas

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Blackberry Thyme Margarita
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Blackberry Thyme Margarita

Sweet, savory, and ultra-refreshing, this blackberry twist is full of fresh berries, plums, thyme, and a big splash of tequila. Drink up!

Get the recipe: blackberry thyme margarita

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Pineapple Lime Beer Margarita
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Pineapple Lime Beer Margarita

With a little bit of everything, we can't get enough of these fruit-flavored beer margaritas. They're tropical, zesty, and have the perfect amount of alcohol for those looking to have a little fun.

Get the recipe: pineapple lime beer margarita

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Cranberry Orange Margarita
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Cranberry Orange Margarita

This margarita might sound like it's only appropriate for the fall, but that's definitely not the case. The tart cranberries pair effortlessly with the sweet sugar, making it ideal for any time of year.

Get the recipe: cranberry orange margarita

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Jalapeño Margarita
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Jalapeño Margarita

With a secret ingredient (celery leaves), this marg delivers delightful flavors you've never had before. Less vegetal tasting and more herbal — similar to parsley — the celery leaves also contribute to its glowingly green color.

Get the recipe: jalapeño margarita

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Strawberry Margarita
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Strawberry Margarita

This ruby-red strawberry sipper will treat your taste buds right. It's got all the fruity flavors you've been looking for, plus a kick of tequila.

Get the recipe: strawberry margarita

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Green Juice Margarita
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Green Juice Margarita

Day drinking? You can do no better than a gingery green juice margarita. It contains kale, ginger, limes, and tequila, meaning you'll feel healthy all while getting a nice buzz!

Get the recipe: green juice margarita

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Cranberry Margarita
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Cranberry Margarita

No fresh cranberries are needed to make this variation; instead it uses cranberry juice, which gives the tequila drink a bittersweet tang and blushing hue.

Get the recipe: cranberry margarita