Cinco de Mayo is a perfect time to serve ice-cold, delicious margaritas for your friends and family and enjoy outside on a beautiful Cinco de Mayo Saturday afternoon! Celebrity Caterer Andrea Correale has crafted the below recipes for a Blood Orange Margarita that is beautiful, yummy and easy to make!

Andrea Correale is the Founder and President of Elegant Affairs, serving New York City, the Hamptons and Long Island. Andrea has been producing custom designed, award-winning New York catered events for more than 20 years, working with such A-list celebrities as Brooke Shields, Mariah Carey, Jimmy Fallon and Liam Neeson… to name a few!

Blood Orange Margarita
Serves 2

½ cup blood orange juice (fresh squeezed, if possible)
2 tablespoons lime juice
3 tablespoons triple sec
½ cup Tanteo tequila
Mint leaves, for garnish
Coarse salt, for rim


  1. Place salt on the rim of two glasses.
  2. Fill two glasses with ice.
  3. Mix all liquid ingredients in shaker and pour over ice.
  4. Garnish with mint leaves.