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Shark Attack Margarita

Get ready to dive into a sea of flavor with our Shark Attack Margarita, the ultimate summer cocktail that’s as fun to make as it is to drink!

This vibrant blue cocktail is a twist on the classic margarita, infused with a splash of blue curaçao to give it that stunning ocean hue.

But wait, there’s a surprise lurking beneath the surface – a dramatic grenadine “shark attack” that brings a burst of color and sweetness.

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Shark Attack Margarita

Shark Attack Margarita

Let’s dive into the deep blue with a fun and delicious cocktail perfect for summer parties – the Shark Attack Margarita.
Last summer I was all about the Easy Shark Jello Shots and this margarita is the perfect thing to serve with them! 

This easy-to-make drink combines the tangy zest of a classic margarita with the eye-catching, summery appeal of a blue cocktail, topped off with a dramatic “shark attack” effect that will impress your guests.


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Shark Attack Cocktail Ingredients

Shark Attack Cocktail Ingredients

This summer drink is easy to make, incredibly refreshing, and perfect for any party, BBQ, or just a relaxing day by the pool.

An ocean-themed twist on the classic marg, it is perfect for sipping as you look out to the ocean.

So, grab your shaker and let’s make some waves with the Shark Attack Margarita – your new favorite summer drink!

Here’s what you’ll need to make this refreshing summer drink:

  • Tequila 
  • Blue Curaçao 
  • Lime Juice 
  • Ice
  • Cherries 
  • Gummy Sharks 

How To Make A Beach-Ready Shark Attack Drink

Shark Attack Cocktail

This summer cocktail is easy to make and you can easily double or triple the recipe for the crowd at your next pool party! 
Here’s how to make this fun blue cocktail:

Step 1: Mix your ingredients

Grab your blender and fill it with ice.  Pour in the tequila, blue curaçao & lime juice.

Shark Attack Margarita

Step 2: Blend it up! 

Blend the ingredients on frozen drink mode. 

Step 3: Prep your drink and garnish

Pour the mixture into a margarita glass.

To garnish, mash up cherries and place them on top of the margarita to create the blood-in-the-water effect (it is a Shark Attack cocktail, after all!). 

Top off with a gummy shark. 
Shark Attack Margarita

Tips For Making your Blue Margarita Amazing

Shark Attack Margarita

  1. Use fresh lime juice for the best flavor.
  2. Ensure your ingredients are well-chilled before mixing.
  3. Add the cherries slowly to achieve the perfect “shark attack” visual.
  4. Experiment with different types of tequila to find your preferred taste.
  5. For an extra touch, rim the glass with salt or sugar (or use crushed up graham crackers for a “beach” look. 
    Shark Attack Margarita
    Yield: 1

    Shark Attack Margarita

    Prep Time: 5 minutes
    Cook Time: 5 minutes

    Dive into the deep blue but beware! Sharks are circling with this fun and delicious Shark Attack drink.
    Made in minutes and perfect for a crowd, this blue cocktail is always a beach party hit.


    • 3 Ounces Tequila
    • 2 Ounces Blue Curaçao
    • 1 Teaspoon Lime Juice
    • 1 Cup Ice
    • Cherries
    • Gummy Sharks


    1. Add ice to your blender cup.
    2. Add tequila, blue curaçao and lime juice.
    3. Blend well.
    4. Pour the mixture into a glass filled with ice.
    5. Crush the cherries to create a "blood in the water" effect. Add them to the top of your drink.
    6. Garnish with a gummy shark.

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