True Summer Margarita Smoothie

true summer margarita smoothie in a glass with salt

A refreshing drink on a hot summer day. Blend up a big batch and serve to guests at your next cookout!
Submitted by Elyse H., a Top 10 Finalist from our 2014 Summer Smoothie Recipe Contest.


2 packets True Grapefruit
3 packets True Lime, half of one packet reserved 
24 ounces frozen or fresh strawberries, 3 fresh strawberries reserved
1 fresh grapefruit (peeled, pits and pith removed)
2 cups of ice cubes
1 ounce agave syrup
2 ounces triple-sec
2 ounces Tequila*
2 ounces water
Salt or sugar to rim the glasses

*Liquor can be omitted, if so just add 4 additional ounces of water


Put all ingredients in a blender except the salt, reserved half of True Lime packet, and 3 strawberries. Blend on high until smooth. Use a mixture of True Lime dissolved in water to wet the entire rim of the serving glasses, then dip the rim in either salt or sugar (your choice).

Pour smoothie into glasses, garnish with a strawberry, and enjoy! Yields 3 servings.