Last week I said that I was going to publish one margarita recipe every Friday up until Cinco de Mayo – so far so good! Although the strawberry margarita recipe I published last week is one of my favourites, I love this raspberry lime margarita recipe even more. An incredible addictive combination of sweet raspberries and punchy lime – it’s almost impossible not to fall in love with this cocktail!
Last weekend I went through a batch of about ten limes. Why? Because we’re only one month away from Cinco de Mayo! And what better way to kick off the Mexican celebrations than a delicious strawberry margarita recipe? In fact, every Friday until May 5th I’ll be posting a brand new margarita recipe and I can’t wait!
Whilst most of the recipes on Pink Recipe Box have been inspired by other incredible bloggers or are my own creations, some of them have been inspired by my family – like this Drunken Leprechaun Milkshake. My mother-in-law loves a bowl of vanilla ice cream topped with Bailey’s Irish Cream or Tia Maria (Kahlua for those of you across the pond) and always orders it for dessert when we take her out.
Although I’m not really big on St Patrick’s Day – Irish dancing, green beer and Guinness hats aren’t really my thing – I do love an excuse to make fancy cocktail recipes, especially holiday-themed ones! And since St Patrick’s Day has become more about drinking alcohol and talking about relatives from generations ago who were 1/4 Irish than anything to do with St Patrick, what better way to celebrate the holiday than with a sparkling themed drink? [Read more…]