Monster-ita

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Served in extra large Margarita glasses with Halloween swizzle sticks, these monster drinks make a huge impact.

Serves 1. To make a batch for a party, multiply recipe by number of guests.

Ingredients

  • 1½ ounces premium tequila
  • 1 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1 ounce Cointreau or other orange liqueur
  • 1 teaspoon simple syrup drop of red food coloring Sliced lime, for garnish

Preparation

  • Fill a cocktail shaker with crushed ice and ingredients above.
  • Shake vigorously to blend.
  • Pour over ice into salted and chilled oversized Margarita glass.
  • Add lime garnish; place one drop of red food coloring at the top of the lime and let it drip down like blood.