Strawberry Basil Margarita

Strawberry Basil Margarita

A 10-minute refreshing tequila cocktail that is flavored with juicy strawberries and basil.


- Kosher salt & Lime zest - Tequila blanco - Triple sec - Honey simple syrup - Lime juice - Strawberries - Fresh basil

Salt & Lime Zest


Place kosher salt and lime zest on a shallow plate. Run the lime wedge around the rim of a margarita glass and press the rim into the salt-lime mixture to adhere.

Combine Ingredients

Place fresh strawberries, basil leaves, lime juice, and honey simple syrup in a cocktail shaker (or a mason jar).



Muddle all of the cocktail ingredients breaking the large strawberries and mixing it with basil leaves.


Add Tequila

Add in the tequila Blanco and triple sec (Grand marnier or Cointreau). Give it a stir before to combine.



Put the lid on and give it a vigorous shake. Taste it for sweetness and add more simple syrup if necessary.



Pour it into prepared margarita glass. Garnish with fresh sliced strawberries and basil leaves.


Make this Easy Strawberry Basil Margarita for your next outdoor party. Easy, quick and oh so delicious!

Prefer an alcohol-free version? Then try this Strawberry Basil Limeade recipe for a mocktail that is just as delicious.