SWEET HEAT MARGARITAS

INGREDIENTS

• 1 cup tequila
• 1 cup fresh lime juice
• 1/2 cup orange liqueur
• 1/3 cup powdered sugar
• 1/4 cup Original Sweet Heat Jam
• Garnish: lime slices

As the name implies, Pepper Jelly Margaritas are mixed with green pepper jelly. Make this Southern-style margarita your signature cocktail at your next get-together.

Yield: Makes 3 cups
Total: 10 Minutes
Recipe adapted from Southern Living

DIRECTIONS

Stir together first 5 ingredients in a large pitcher, stirring until sugar and pepper jelly are dissolved. Fill cocktail shaker with ice cubes; pour desired amount of mixture into cocktail shaker. Cover with lid, and shake vigorously until thoroughly chilled (about 30 seconds). Strain into chilled glasses with salted rims. Serve immediately.

Note: We tested with Grand Marnier orange liqueur.