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Fresh Sangrita

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"Sangrita ('little blood') is the traditional Mexican chaser for tequila. It's a mix of FRESH orange and lime juices with salt and a spicy touch. You can give it the bloody appearance by adding a splash of pomegranate juice - or try using blood oranges when available (they really make it better)."
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2 h 5 m servings 33
Original recipe yields 4 servings (1 -1/4 cup)


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  1. Combine the lime juice and onion slice in a bowl, making sure the onion is completely covered with the juice. Allow to soak 2 to 3 hours; remove the onion and discard.
  2. Stir the orange juice, hot sauce, and salt into the lime juice; chill the sangrita before serving.


  • Use this easy and authentic sangrita in the popular cocktail called Vampiros Mexicanos (Mexican Vampires).

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 33 calories; 0.1 8.1 0.5 0 8 Full nutrition

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