Growing Up Hip Hop: Atlanta is heating up and it looks like this week is going to be even crazier than the last! New voices and faces keep coming through The ATL, but there is one very special arrival this season that WE cannot wait for; none other than Lil Mama! You may know Lil Mama from her hit single “Lip Gloss” or as a judge on America’s Best Dance Crew, but WE know this hip hop superstar has a whole lot more coming, and she’s definitely going to make a splash in The A. That’s we’re dedicating this week’s cocktail to the lip gloss poppin’ queen, Lil Mama. Grab these ingredients and enjoy Hip Hop Happy Hour with your very own Lil Mamarita.
Recipe: The Lil Mamarita
1 cup tequila
1 cup fresh lime juice
1/2 cup powdered sugar or simple syrup
1/2 cup orange liqueur (Grand Marnier)
1/2 cup cranberry juice
- Stir together all ingredients in a large pitcher until sugar is dissolved or ingredients are combined.
- Pour desired amount or 1 serving of mixture into a cocktail shaker filled with ice cubes. Cover with lid, and shake 30 seconds.
- Strain into chilled cocktail glasses and repeat with remaining mixture, serve immediately!