Sweet Italian Cherry Margarita

Sweet Italian Cherry Margarita

Welcome to Cocktail Friday, where we bring you the perfect libation to kickstart your weekend vibes. Today, we're diving into the world of fusion cocktails with a tantalizing creation: the Sweet Cherry Italian Margarita.

Our secret ingredient? Honey-infused Rakomelo, a delightful Greek spirit that adds a subtle sweetness and aromatic warmth to every sip. Combined with the rich almond flavor of Amaretto and a hint of agave for balance, this cocktail is a symphony of flavors.

But the star of the show? Sweet dark cherries, adding a burst of fruity goodness and a touch of decadence. Whether you're lounging on the patio or hosting a soirée with friends, the Sweet Cherry Italian Margarita is sure to elevate any occasion.

So, why not treat yourself this weekend? Shake up a batch of this exquisite cocktail, sit back, and savor the taste of spring in every sip. Cheers to good times and even better drinks!

Yield: serves 1


  • 1.5 oz Rakomelo Brandy
  • 1 oz Amaretto Liqueur
  • 3/4 oz fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 5 sweet dark cherries (we used frozen ones)


  1. Add the cherries, agave and lime in a shaker and muddle until cherries are broken apart, add the Rakomelo, Amaretto and ice, shake and strain into your favorite cocktail glass, garnish with a few extra cherries.