How to Make Easy Strawberry Margaritas on the Rocks
Wondering how to make a simple strawberry margarita at home? This summer cocktail is a necessity for the hot months ahead. My easy margarita recipe made with strawberry simple syrup is the best margarita recipe around. Come try it!
Recipe type: Drinks
  • 1 oz. (2 tbsp) Silver Tequila (I used Patron Silver)
  • 1 oz. (2 tbsp) Triple Sec (or any other orange liqueur)
  • ⅓ cup Strawberry Simple Syrup
  • 1 oz. (2 tbsp) Lime Juice
  • Salt or Sugar (for the rim)
  • Limes or any other fruits you desire (for garnish)
  • For the simple syrup:
  • 1 cup of water
  • 1 cup of sugar
  • 1 cup of strawberries (or any other berries you choose)
  1. Rub the rim of your glass with fruit (lime, strawberry, orange, etc.) and dip your glass in either sugar or salt.
  2. Add ice to the glass and put it aside.
  3. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
  4. Place the tequila, triple sec, strawberry simple syrup, and lime juice inside the shaker and give it all a good shake, shake, shake!
  5. Pour the strawberry margarita inside your glass making sure to strain the ice from your shaker.
  6. Add a garnish to the rim of your glass if you so choose and say cheers!
  7. For the simple syrup:
  8. Place all the ingredients in a saucepan and heat over medium heat until the sugar dissolves, about 5 minutes.
  9. Strain the simple syrup mixture through a strainer and throw out the extra berries that didn't break down.
  10. Let the strawberry simple syrup cool completely and store in the refrigerator until ready to use.
  11. *Will last up to two weeks in the fridge.
Recipe by Lake Life State of Mind at