Plum Pineapple Margarita
I’ve been hoarding plums from my kids. Isn’t that horrible? Tiny piles, stashed near the fridge, next to the basket of potatoes where I know they would never look.
There I said it. Out loud. I’m a plum hoarder.
The thing is I picked up a few plums at the grocery store last week. And they were SO juicy, plump and sweet I knew I just had to make a margarita.
The next day they were ALL GONE. All of them, what? This happened three times over the course of the last week. KIDS!
So late Sunday night I headed to the store in my raggedy jeans, along with my little sister and went plum picking, again.
Then I went home and HID them, all of them. Last night I retrieved my hidden plums and preceded to assemble my juicer when I heard tiny footsteps, and there they were.. these kids… I swear.
What’s a plum hoarder to do? Give in and share. Can you blame them? They are SO juicy, plump and sweet.
Mother of the year I tell you.
Lucky for them I had half of a pineapple to throw into the mix and guess what? It made the margarita even better. A sweet cotton candy shade of pink swirled with a pop of pineapple. OH yes, so sweet!
Plum hoarding is overrated. Enjoy!
- ½ cup fresh plum juice
- ½ cup fresh pineapple juice
- 1/4 cup fresh lime juice
- 1/2 cup Cointreau
- 1 cup tequila
- lime wedges
On a small plate spread salt.
With lime wedges moisten rim of 4- (6ounce) glasses.
Dip glasses into salt.
Place glasses into freezer to chill.
In a pitcher combine tequila, fresh plum juice, pineapple juice, lime juice and Cointreau.
Remove glasses from freezer and serve margarita mixture over ice.
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