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Pumpkin Spice It!

by Bev Sanders

The season of sharing is upon us, so we’re sharing a Las Olas cocktail recipe that’ll kickstart your holiday. Start with the classic margarita, then upgrade with spiced pumpkin puree. Fresh. Pure. Tasty. Soon you’ll have plenty to be thankful for! ¡Saludos! Bev and the Las Olas crew The Perfect Pumpkin Margarita Serves 6-8 people [...]

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The Very Merry Cranberry Margarita

by Bev Sanders

Nothing goes with summertime like a frosty margarita, but the days are growing shorter. No worries, here’s a seasonal spin on our favorite South-of-the-Border concoction that’s perfect for your party. Just add friends, chips and salsa, and dance tunes. Special note: Quality ingredients do make a difference, especially the next day. Your guests will thank you. Not to mention, cheap tequila makes bad dates. Los Ingredientes [...]

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The Las Olas Perfect (and perfectly adjustable) Mexican Margarita

by Bev Sanders

Just add friends. Los Ingredientes Tequila ~ Not expensive sipping tequila, but something respectable. Cheap tequila makes bad margaritas. We like El Jimador; it’s smooth and not too expensive. Orange liqueur ~ Triple Sec, Cointreau or Patron Citronage are all nice. Simple syrup, or sugar water. Fresh squeezed lime juice. The small pre-ripe yellow/green limes [...]

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Authentic Mexican Guacamole Recipe for Hungry Surfer Girls

by Bev Sanders

You can skip the chips (and extra calories) and substitute raw vegetables to dip. But we don’t recommend that! Avocados are a perfect slow-burning fuel that are easy to digest and rich in antioxidants, making them an excellent food for replenishing tired athletes.

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