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The Classic Margarita Gets a Reboot with This Delicious Margarita Ice Cream Float

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Cinco de Mayo may have just passed, but anytime is a good time for a margarita! The Cookie Rookie inspired this new spin on the classic that the sweet tooth in you will love!

These are perfect for a party, as you can experiment with garnishes and soda flavors, and allow people to pick and choose their favorite! Top it all off with a cherry if you want to get extra fancy!


  • 1 can (8 ounces) lemon-lime soda
  • 2 tablespoons lime juice (juice from one lime)
  • 3 ounces good quality tequila

  • 2 cups vanilla ice cream
  • Salt and lime slices for garnish


  1. Take a lime slice and rub it along the rim of each glass. Dip the glasses in salt to coat.
  2. In a large cup or pitcher, stir together the soda, tequila, and lime juice.
  3. Put one cup (about 3 scoops) of ice cream into each glass. Pour the margarita mixture over the ice cream.
  4. Garnish with a lime slice and lime zest if desired.
  5. Enjoy!

Inspired By: The Cookie Rookie

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