Road Margaritas have become
known around the world as the quickest, most satisfying refreshment from
a hotel room. Years of tour testing have refined this recipe to provide
the smoothest taste possible, while requiring the fewest possible ingredients.
Since there is rarely a refrigerator in your room, the tricky part is requesting a hotel room that is adjacent to the ice machine. It's also worth noting that a trash can with a clean liner can just as easily become an ice transport and storage device.
6 Ounce cans of LimeadeThe key is the 6 ounce can of Limeade. Not only does it contain the taste, it also serves as the measuring cup. How much liquid fits into one of those hotel glasses, anyway?
Into the blender measure:
1 can of Tequila (6 oz.)Take the clear center plastic thing out of the lid, place the lid on the blender, so you now have a hole to throw the ice into. Turn on the blender to "Liquefy", and add ice through the hole until it almost reaches the lid. It's worth noting that you want to be certain to put the liquid items into the blender first, then add the ice, not the other way around. Otherwise, you will soon have the opportunity to shop for another blender.
Note: Keep your hand over the hole whenever you start the blender and keep it there when you're not adding ice. Otherwise, you'd best hope that the walls of the hotel room are green.
Can serve four, two, or one, depending on the amount of company you can (or want) to fit into your room. Season to taste; the first batch usually tastes ok. The second batch tastes great. The third batch...