Recipes and Cooking Cherry Tomato Margarita This take on the margarita shows off the sweeter side of tomatoes. For a showstopping garnish, grill skewered tomatoes before adding to the drink. By BHG Test Kitchen BHG Test Kitchen The Better Homes & Gardens Test Kitchen has been in continuous operation for nearly 100 years, developing and testing practical, reliable recipes that readers can enjoy at home. The Test Kitchen team includes culinary specialists, food stylists, registered and licensed nutritionists, and other experts with Bachelor of Science degrees in food science, food and nutrition, or culinary arts. Together, the team tests more than 2,500 recipes, produces more than 2,500 food images, and creates more than 1,000 food videos each year in the state-of-the-art test kitchen. Learn about BHG's Editorial Process Updated on April 14, 2022 Print Share Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Andy Lyons Prep Time: 10 mins Total Time: 10 mins Servings: 1 Jump to Nutrition Facts Ingredients Coarse or flaked sea salt 3 sweet yellow cherry tomatoes Pinch coarse or flaked sea salt 3 tablespoon silver tequila (1 1/2 oz.) 1 tablespoon orange liqueur (1/2 ounce) 1 tablespoon fresh lime juice (1/2 oz.) 1 tablespoon simple syrup (1/2 oz.) Cherry tomatoes for garnish Simple Syrup ¼ cup sugar ¼ cup water Directions Rim a glass with coarse salt; set aside. In a cocktail shaker combine cherry tomatoes and a pinch of salt; muddle tomatoes until broken up and juiced. Add tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice, simple syrup, and ice; shake until chilled, about 30 seconds. Double strain into an ice-filled glass. Garnish with a few cherry tomatoes on a bamboo skewer, if desired. Simple Syrup In a small saucepan combine sugar and water. Bring just to boiling, stirring to dissolve sugar. Cool; cover and chill at least 1 hour before using. Makes about 1/3 cup. Another time try a garnish of grilled cherry tomatoes. Print Nutrition Facts (per serving) 189 Calories 18g Carbs 1g Protein Show Full Nutrition Label Hide Full Nutrition Label Nutrition Facts Servings Per Recipe 1 Calories 189 % Daily Value * Sodium 446mg 19% Total Carbohydrate 18g 7% Total Sugars 11g Protein 1g Vitamin C 18.6mg 93% Calcium 14mg 1% Iron 0.3mg 2% Potassium 261mg 6% Folate, total 16.8mcg Vitamin B-6 0.1mg *The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.