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If you don’t already know it, February 22nd is National Margarita Day. Who designated this day as the time to celebrate America’s favorite cocktail? I haven’t a clue and, frankly, I really don’t care. I’m more than willing to go along with any opportunity to indulge in one of my favorite libations.
The origin of the margarita recipe is cloaked in a Mexican serape. The most popular theory is that a restaurateur, Carlos “Danny” Herrera …
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Arguably, alcohol and weight loss mix like ice cream and pickles. It’s not so bad that one ounce of 80-proof liquor contains about 65 calories, but maybe you like that liquor mixed with other liquors plus mixers and a salted rim on your glass and, hey presto! You have a 500-calorie margarita. What’s a dieter to do?
Well, you might try Bare Mixers. Chris and Natalie, the creators of Bare Mixers, sent me a sample of their low-calorie concoction. With just four all-natural ingredients – real lemon and lime juice, water, and organic agave nectar – a three-ounce serving is a mere 50 calories.
Four of us gathered for the tasting and began with the mix alone. A touch of …
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… add the rum to it but this recipe is so simple and simply better. Of course, nothing beats being on a sun-drenched beach sharing a coconut-full with your favorite person but, if that’s not in your future, buy a bag of sand to stick your feet in and drag the tropical hat out of the closet.
2. Strawberry Colada : Sweet, fresh strawberries add a whole new dimension to the original drink. Layer the frozen mixture with coconut cream and strawberry syrup for a spectacular effect.
3. Nutty Colada : Using gold rum rather than silver and then adding amaretto really works to create a more complex and scrumptiously rich libation. You must try this.
4. Smashers Colada : The smasher part of …
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