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Basil Cranberry Margarita


10 frozen and thawed cranberries

½ ounce Stirrings blood orange bitters

4 leaves basil

1½ ounces Milagro Reposado tequila

1 ounce fresh lime juice

½ ounce agave nectar

Salt for glass rim

Lime wedge for garnish


  1. Muddle cranberries with blood orange bitters.
  2. Add basil and ice and then tequila, lime juice, and agave nectar. Shake vigorously.
  3. Dirty pour into a rocks glass with half-salted rim.
  4. Garnish with a fresh lime wedge.