Skip the super-sugary margarita mix and welcome the warmer weather with this twist on a classic margarita. Even better, one serving sets you back only 147 calories.
Lime and cilantro could be no better partners. This is a great use for cilantro stems, which have all the flavor of cilantro but are often overlooked. If you have a lot of cilantro stems, feel free to use 1 cup stems in place of the mix of stems and leaves.
How to Make It
Combine cilantro leaves and stems, water, fresh lime juice, and honey in a blender; blend until completely smooth. Skim off and discard foam from top.
For each margarita, pour cilantro mixture and tequila into an ice-filled shaker; shake vigorously 10 seconds. Strain into a glass filled with crushed ice. Serve immediately.