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The Skinny Margarita

Skinnier Margarita

It’s Friday! And we’re feeling even more celebratory than usual because this morning I got dressed and then immediately took my jeans off. Without unbuttoning them. Over the last few months, I’ve been “running,” which is code for “mostly walking between weeks-long hamstring problems” and keeping an eye on calories in vs calories out. Such [...]

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DIY Margarita Mix for Classic Lime Margaritas

Classic Lime Margarita

When I first made the world-(in)famous margarita cupcakes back in early 2007, we used Jason’s recipe for margaritas, which were made with a bottled mix, and a boxed cake mix. Since then, we’ve become a little more serious about our cupcakes and our margaritas… I mean, as serious as one can get about cupcakes and [...]

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Margarita Cupcakes

Margarita Cupcakes

The #3 and #4 most popular recipes on this site both came out of a box: Margarita Cupcakes and Pink Lemonade Cupcakes. I’ve been wanting to make both from scratch since those first batches came out of the oven. The original Margarita Cupcakes used a boxed white cake mix mixed with a homemade margarita and [...]

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Margarita Glazed Madeleines

Margarita-Glazed Madeleines

Tequila isn’t always the first thing that comes to mind when you think “desserts,” is it? Regardless of what you’ve seen before, it’s not usually the first thing that comes to my mind either. But even before I’d polished off my very first Lemon-Glazed Madeleine sitting in a Central Market cooking classroom, I was already [...]

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