Southern Boating

Tequila Sunshine

Summertime calls for mandatory sunshine and optional tequila. So drink up this Tequila Sunshine!

If you’re feeling the summer heat, take a dip and then refresh with this bright and tasty Tequila Sunshine.

Tequila Sunshine

Ingredients:

4 Tbsp. lime juice placed in a shallow rimmed bowl
1/4 cup sugar spread on a small plate
Ice cubes
8 oz. white or gold tequila
8 oz. orange juice
4 Tbsp. lemon juice
4 tsp. lime juice
Lime slices for garnish

Directions:

Rim four hurricane glasses (or any available) with lime juice, then sugar. Fill each glass with ice and top with 2 oz. tequila, 2 oz. orange juice, 1 Tbsp. lemon juice, and 1 tsp. lime juice. Stir. Garnish with lime slice. Serve with tortilla chips and salsa.

By Lori Ross, Southern Boating July 2018

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