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Margarita Fruit Dip

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Margarita Fruit Dip recipe - from

This is a delicious, sweetened citrus-tequila fruit dip. With a little bit of tequila in this one, it’s best not to serve this at a party with kids (or place it well out of reach of the kiddos). Leave the tequila out if you’d just like the flavors but no alcohol.

Margarita Fruit Dip recipe - from

Thanks to Serene from the HouseOfYumm blog for these beautiful photos.  Serene is one of the photographers for, and she captured the deliciousness of this fruit dip perfectly!

Yield: 2 1/2 cups

Prep Time: 15 minutes + chill time

Margarita Fruit Dip


  • 2 cups sour cream (light is just fine)
  • 3 tablespoons granulated white sugar
  • 3 tablespoons tequila
  • 1 tablespoon freshly grated lime zest
  • 1 tablespoon freshly grated orange zest
  • 1/4 teaspoon ground cinnamon
  • 3 tablespoons ground roasted almonds


  1. In medium bowl, combine all ingredients and whisk well until blended.
  2. Cover and chill several hours.
  3. When ready to serve, garnish with small lime slices or zest.
  4. Serve with fresh fruit.


  • This is great to prepare the evening before your event and let it chill overnight.
  • Using a better tequila will give this dip a better flavor.

Here are a few more fruit dip recipes you might enjoy:

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