This refreshing ice has all the flavors of a margarita. Whirling frozen fruits in a food processor is one of our favorite tricks for an instant dessert.

EatingWell Test Kitchen
Source: EatingWell Magazine, March/April 1994


Recipe Summary

30 mins


Ingredient Checklist


Instructions Checklist
  • Combine strawberries and sugar in a food processor and pulse until coarsely chopped. Stir together lime juice, tequila and Triple Sec in a small bowl. With machine running, gradually pour the mixture through the feed tube. Process until smooth and creamy, scraping down the sides of the bowl once or twice.

  • Scoop the mixture into chilled individual serving dishes or goblets, cover with plastic wrap and freeze for 15 to 30 minutes to firm up slightly before serving.

Nutrition Facts

160 calories; protein 0.4g 1% DV; carbohydrates 35.9g 12% DV; exchange other carbs 2.5; dietary fiber 1.9g 7% DV; sugars 30.8g; fat 0.1g; saturated fatg; cholesterolmg; vitamin a iu 45.8IU 1% DV; vitamin c 39.6mg 66% DV; folate 16mcg 4% DV; calcium 16mg 2% DV; iron 0.7mg 4% DV; magnesium 10.6mg 4% DV; potassium 144.8mg 4% DV; sodium 2.6mg; thiaminmg 2% DV.