Smash them to form a fine pulp and put them in a pitcher. Repeat with a second cocktail glass and remaining lime slices, mint, lime juice, … Even looking at the ingredient label makes me cringe. BASIL? I have been shopping at Sprouts Farmers Market throughout these weird times that we are in, and without fail, I am finding everything that I need. In a cocktail glass, muddle together half of the lime slices, 6 mint leaves, 1/2 oz lime juice, and 1 oz simple syrup. For now, I am just basking in the sun any chance that I get, even if it’s through my office window as I work. 3. muddle well (mango should largely liquify and the mint should be good and bruised) NOT in my lime-a-licious, boozy margarita. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. |. Mango Spice - mango vodka with muddled jalapeno pepper, mango and agave nectars Melon Cucumber-tini - melon vodka with muddled cucumber Orchard Catch Cooler - vanilla vodka with muddled strawberries, basil, and simple syrup Finally, you will need a muddler to muddle together the fresh mint and lime. blueberries to each glass. You will also need a chef’s knife and cutting board to slice up the fresh limes. Not to mention, you can pick up a ton of better-for-you seltzers, spritzers, and drink mixes to make more mocktails to inspire your daily afternoon refreshment hour. You’ll need a blender to blender up the mango for the cocktail. Mr. Crumby and I are season passholders, and we go pretty often, especially to Epcot. Here in good old Colorado, the heat has been up and down. For more info, please see our. We don’t just use margarita mix, either. Your email address will not be published. Don’t muddle too much, just about 10 seconds. Ever. Add ice cubes if desired, and garnish with a slice of lime. Margaritas are a staple in our home. Now, I just need to learn how to turn my black thumb into a green one, so I can stop killing my basil plants. Mix the strawberry syrup to enhance its taste. Step 2. Welcome to my little corner of the net! As always, all opinions are my own. Add 2-3 basil leaves and 1 oz. Basil is, in this thing. This particular drink was inspired by a similar one I had at Disney’s Epcot in Orlando. It’s Monday, again?! Now, put the lemon slices with the strawberry mix and mash it to release its flavour. Fresh produce. I personally like to use Sprouts organic lime juice for it, because it’s easier than juicing limes and the flavor is just as fresh. If … Even looking at the ingredient label makes me cringe. Yes you can! This post may contain affiliate links. It’s freshly squeezed limes all the way. Top the muddled fruit with mango puree and then fill the glass with ice. It’s funny – that park was not nearly as fun as a kid as it is as an adult! Finish with club soda and give it all a stir to combine. In a cocktail shaker (or flat bottomed drinking glass), add 8-10 mint leaves and 3 sugar cubes. In addition, if for some reason you can’t get fresh mango at your local Sprouts Farmers Market, they have plenty of frozen fruit that can be used for this recipe. Now muddle the lime wheels, mint leaves, lime juice, and simple syrup in the glasses you plan to use. Refreshing and fruity, this is the ideal non-boozy summer sipper! This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. I’ve heard of mint, even jalapenos; but basil is something I eat with tomatoes and mozzarella…in my pasta sauce…as a pesto. YUM. Delicious. Using a muddler (or pestle), press down lightly on the leaves and blueberries and give a few gentle twists, releasing the blueberry juice and basil fragrance into the drink. 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Disclosure: This post has been sponsored by Sprouts. Add 2-3 basil leaves and 1 oz. Pour juice mix evenly into margarita glasses. You can do it in a cocktail shaker, if you prefer, but I just used a pestle and smashed the blueberries and basil into the bottom of the glass after pouring in the margarita itself. n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)};if(!f._fbq)f._fbq=n; n.push=n;n.loaded=!0;n.version='2.0';n.queue=[];t=b.createElement(e);t.async=!0; t.src=v;s=b.getElementsByTagName(e)[0];s.parentNode.insertBefore(t,s)}(window, document,'script','//connect.facebook.net/en_US/fbevents.js'); fbq('init', '1531369860524844'); fbq('track', "PageView"); A delicious, refreshing basil-infused blueberry mango margarita. Subscribe to receive new posts via email. It is as an muddled mango cocktail Associate and member of other affiliate programs, I know before long, there be. S funny – that park was not nearly as fun as a kid as it is as an!! 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