Try our take on the classic cocktail, developed for Sunset's 2007 Celebration Weekend. This one starts out orange then fades slowly into tart, red pomegranate juice—clearly showing how it got its name.

Recipe: Sunset Margarita

Try our citrus-pomegranate cocktail, developed for Sunset's 2007 Celebration Weekend

Margo True

Sunset Margarita


  • 1/3 cup each tequila and triple sec
  • 3 tablespoons orange juice
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice
  • 4 tablespoons pomegranate juice
  • 2 twists fresh lime peel


  • Put about 1 cup ice cubes in a pitcher. Pour in tequila, triple sec, orange juice, and lime juice.
  • Stir well and divide between two cocktail glasses.
  • Using the back of a large spoon, carefully pour 2 tablespoons pomegranate juice down the inner side of each glass. Garnish each with fresh lime peel, crushed slightly just before adding.

Makes 2 cocktails.

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