Real Juice Margaritas for Cinco de Mayo

April 25th, 2013 | News | 0 Comments

With Cinco de Mayo less than a month away, now is the time to start thinking about making a Real Juice Margaritas the highlight of your fiesta!

One of Mexico’s most famous exports, a margarita offers an irresistable combination of sweet, salty, sour, and bitter flavors. Many classic margaritas contains tequila, lime juice, sour and Triple Sec — most served in a glass with a salted rim. While it is unclear exactly who is responsible for creating the first margarita, what is not unclear is that there are now many variations on this popular cocktail!

Taste of Florida offers two margarita mixers for you to choose from: Margarita and Golden Margarita. Both flavors can be used in a wide range of margaritas; blended or on the rocks, virgin or with your favorite tequila. Be sure to visit our recipe page for lots of ideas! Here are two of our favorites to get you started:

Beer Margarita

A beer margarita is a simple, crowd-pleasing varation, and it is very easy to make a batch to have on hand when your party starts. Set out a few pitchers and let guests help themselves! Simply mix your favorite Mexican beer with our Taste of Florida Margarita:


( Makes 1 serving )

  • 6 oz. of your favorite beer
  • 2 oz. TOF Margarita


Combine, over ice in salt rimmed cocktail glass. Garnish with lime.


Jalapeno Margarita

Jalapeno adds an interesting and spicy twist to your margarita — it’s sure to become one of your favorites:


( Makes 1 serving )

  • 3 oz. TOF Margarita
  • 1.5 oz. of your favorite tequila
  • 1 oz. TOF Triple Sec
  • 2 slices of fresh jalapeno


Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice.  Shake, then strain over ice in a salt rimmed glass.  Garnish with a lime wedge.


Taste of Florida Real Fruit Juice mixers were first created by Doug McWhorter, TOF Founder & CEO, and his wife, and they have been bringing them to you since 1993. For twenty years they have used real fruit and vegetable juice in their mixers, meaning you’ll get a high quality cocktail to enjoy one sip at a time.

We are a family company and know the value of sharing food and drink with the ones we love. We believe that real is better than imitation, which is why are committed to providing mixers with real juice so that your drinks taste better. Our products cost about the same as imitation mixers and are distributed nationally to most markets by Anheuser Busch and Miller wholesalers.

Contact us today — we would love to hear your Cinco de Mayo stories!