My nana always said this was the perfect recipe for a White Christmas! She wasn’t wrong.

Transform your holiday gatherings with the White Christmas Margarita, a delightful seasonal twist on the classic margarita. This festive cocktail is perfect for adding a touch of cheer to your Christmas celebrations. Combining the traditional zesty lime flavor with the creamy richness of coconut, this drink not only tastes wonderful but also resembles a snowy landscape in its presentation. While the margarita hails from Mexico, this wintry version is a contemporary innovation, crafted to bring holiday joy and a winter wonderland vibe to a beloved drink.

Serving Suggestions: The White Christmas Margarita is a sophisticated addition to any holiday party. It pairs beautifully with a range of Christmas appetizers, from shrimp cocktail to savory cheese balls, or even mini quesadillas. Enhance its sweet, tropical notes with sides like spiced nuts or cranberry salsa served with cream cheese on crackers. For a thematic celebration, consider hosting a Mexican-themed holiday feast, complete with tamales or enchiladas. Add to the festive atmosphere by garnishing the glasses with sugar or coconut flakes for a snowy effect, and a sprig of mint or a cinnamon stick for a burst of holiday color and warmth.

White Christmas Margarita Recipe:


  • 1 (14-oz.) can unsweetened coconut milk
  • 12 oz. silver tequila
  • 8 oz. triple sec
  • 1/2 cup lime juice, plus additional slices for garnish
  • 2 cups ice
  • ΒΌ cup fresh cranberries, for garnish
  • Lime rounds, for garnish
  • Mint sprigs, for garnish
  • Sugar or coconut flakes, for rimming glasses


  1. In a blender, blend the coconut milk, tequila, triple sec, lime juice, and ice until you achieve a smooth consistency.
  2. Prepare your glasses by rimming them with a lime wedge, then dipping them in sugar or coconut flakes.
  3. Pour the blended mixture into the glasses, ready for serving.
  4. Garnish each glass with lime slices, fresh cranberries, and a sprig of mint to enhance the festive look.
  5. Serve immediately and savor the delightful fusion of creamy coconut and tangy lime, infused with holiday cheer.

The White Christmas Margarita is more than just a cocktail; it’s a celebration of the season, blending tropical flavors with the essence of the holidays. Enjoy this unique and festive beverage as you make merry with friends and family!

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