Mommy's Lemonade (Margaritas)


This is the limeade margarita recipe that I use for all of our get-togethers. It's so quick and easy and always gets rave reviews. Enjoy!

Prep Time:
5 mins
Additional Time:
30 mins
Total Time:
35 mins


  • 1 (12 fluid ounce) can frozen limeade concentrate (such as Minute Maid®), thawed

  • 3 (12 fluid ounce) cans cold water

  • 1 (12 fluid ounce) can tequila (such as Cuervo® Especial)

  • ½ (12 fluid ounce) can brandy-based orange liqueur (such as Grand Marnier®)

  • ice cubes

  • 1 pinch kosher salt for rimming glasses

  • 1 lime, cut into wedges


  1. Pour limeade concentrate into a pitcher. Fill can with cold water and pour into the pitcher; repeat twice more (3 cans of water). Fill the can with tequila, and pour into the pitcher; fill half the can with orange liqueur, and pour into the pitcher. Stir well and chill thoroughly.

  2. Serve over ice in salt-rimmed glasses. Garnish with lime wedges.

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

207 Calories
0g Fat
30g Carbs
Nutrition Facts
Servings Per Recipe 12
Calories 207
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0g 0%
Sodium 38mg 2%
Total Carbohydrate 30g 11%
Dietary Fiber 0g 1%
Total Sugars 28g
Vitamin C 7mg 34%
Calcium 5mg 0%
Iron 0mg 1%
Potassium 25mg 1%

* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your daily values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.

** Nutrient information is not available for all ingredients. Amount is based on available nutrient data.

(-) Information is not currently available for this nutrient. If you are following a medically restrictive diet, please consult your doctor or registered dietitian before preparing this recipe for personal consumption.

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