Lime and Tequila Infused Strawberries

This is a grown-up only recipe that can be eaten plain or turned into some adult strawberry shortcakes by serving over cake and topping with whipped cream.

Original recipe makes 6 servings


6 tablespoons triple sec
1/3 cup white sugar
1/3 cup fresh lime juice
3 1/2 tablespoons tequila
2 tablespoons grated lime zest
2 pounds fresh strawberries, hulled and sliced

  • PREP

    15 mins


    1 hr 15 mins


  1. Mix triple sec, sugar, lime juice, tequila, and lime zest in a bowl; stir to dissolve sugar. Pour over strawberries in a large bowl. Let stand, stirring occasionally, until juice forms, about 1 hour.


Calories: 172 kcal
Carbohydrates: 31.3 g
Cholesterol: 0 mg
Fat: 0.5 g
Fiber: 3.3 g
Protein: 1.1 g
Sodium: 3 mg