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Skinny Margarita Recipe

Our signature skinny margarita is made with 4 simple ingredients: lime juice, tequila, ice, and your choice of honey or agave simple syrup!

Prep: 20 minutesCook: 0 minutesTotal: 20 minutes
Fat 0 Carbs 33 Protein 0
Yield 8-10 1x


Honey Simple Syrup

  • 1 cup water
  • 1 cup honey (or agave nectar)*

Pitcher Margaritas

  • 16-oz. fresh lime juice (~2 cups)
  • 16-oz. high-quality tequila (~2 cups)
  • 8-oz. honey simple syrup (entire recipe from above) (~1 cup)
  • 6 cups ice

Single-Serve Margarita

  • 2-oz. fresh lime juice
  • 2-oz. high-quality tequila
  • 1-oz. honey simple syrup
  • optional: splash of orange juice


  1. First prepare the honey simple syrup and add the water and honey to a small pot and bring to a boil over high heat. Turn heat to low and let simmer for 10 minutes (stirring periodically). Remove from heat and let cool.
  2. For a pitcher of margaritas, fill a large pitcher with around 6 cups of ice. Then, place 16 fl. oz lime juice, 16 fl. oz. tequila, and 8 fl. oz. of honey simple syrup into a pitcher. Use a long wooden spoon to mix to combine. Serve over ice with fresh lime slices and a salty rim.
  3. For a single-serve margarita, place a handful of ice into a cocktail shaker. Then, add 2 fl. oz. lime juice, 2 fl. oz. tequila, and 1 fl. oz. honey simple syrup. Place the top on and shake to combine. Serve over ice with limes and a salty rim.

Tips & Notes

  • Honey: option to swap the honey for agave nectar. Both are great choices for this skinny margarita.

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Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/10 Calories: 220 Sugar: 29 Fat: 0 Carbohydrates: 33 Fiber: 1 Protein: 0
Author: Lee FunkeCategory: DrinkMethod: No BakeCuisine: MexicanDiet: Gluten Free

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