Orange Basil Margarita

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READY IN: 40mins
SERVES: 6-10
YIELD: 8 cups
UNITS: US

INGREDIENTS

Nutrition
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DIRECTIONS

  • Place sugar and water in a microwave safe bowl.
  • Zest the oranges with a vegetable peeler and add to bowl. Stir.
  • Heat mixture in the microwave until boiling and sugar is dissolved.
  • Crush basil to release flavor and add to bowl, allow mixture (syrup at this point) to cool.
  • Add sour mix to pitcher.
  • Place a fine mesh strainer over the pitcher and squeeze the zested oranges and the limes through it.
  • Pour the syrup through strainer into the pitcher.
  • Add tequila and ice.
  • Serve with orange slices and basil for garnish.
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