Aloe Vera is great for treating sunburns in the summer, but it’s even greater when it’s in a cocktail.

Not only is Aloe Vera juice associated with health benefits such as boosting the immune system and aiding digestion, but it’s also a refreshing twist when making a margarita!

Aloe Vera Margarita cocktail, with aloe garnish

Aloe Vera Margarita

Aloe Vera Margarita

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. Casamigos Blanco Tequila
  • 1 1/2 oz. Aloe Vera Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Fresh Lemon Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Aloe Vera Infused Syrup*

Preparation: Combine all ingredients into tin shaker and add ice. Shake vigorously for 8-10 seconds then strain into rocks glass. Add fresh ice and garnish with fresh Aloe Vera leaf.

*Aloe Vera Infused Syrup

Bring 12 cups of water to boil in large saucepan. Add fresh peeled Aloe Vera and simmer. Let soak for 20-25 minutes. Fine strain into another large saucepan, add 12 cups of sugar and bring to boil. Stir until fully dissolved. Let cool. Store in sealed container and refrigerate. Good for 3-4 weeks.