Tequila Swizzles

Tequila Swizzles Author: Canadian Living Credits: Tequila Swizzles

A pitcher of this classic refreshing cocktail makes the perfect complement to Chile Rellenos. Serve in tall glasses garnished with straws or swizzle sticks for stirring.

  • Portion size 8 servings

Ingredients

  • 1 cup lime juice (6 to 8)
  • 1/2 cup granulated sugar
  • 1 1/2 cup white tequila
  • 2 1/2 cups soda water
  • 6 dashes angostura bitters (approx)
  • lime wheels
  • lime wedges

Method

In microwaveable measuring cup, combine lime juice with sugar. Microwave at high for 20 seconds; stir until sugar dissolves. Add tequila. (Make-ahead: Cover and refrigerate for up to 4 hours.)

Fill pitcher halfway with ice cubes. Add tequila mixture, soda water and bitters; stir to combine. Add more bitters if desired. Garnish with lime.

Nutritional facts Per serving: about

  • Sodium 17 mg
  • Protein trace
  • Calories 153.0
  • Total fat 0 g
  • Cholesterol 0 mg
  • Saturated fat 0 g
  • Total carbohydrate 15 g

%RDI

  • Iron 1.0
  • Fibre 0.0
  • Folate 1.0
  • Sodium 0.0
  • Sugars 0.0
  • Calcium 1.0
  • Protein 0.0
  • Calories 0.0
  • Total fat 0.0
  • Vitamin A 0.0
  • Vitamin C 15.0
  • Potassium 0.0
  • Cholesterol 0.0
  • Saturated fat 0.0
  • Total carbohydrate 0.0
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