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A Margaritaville Blender is a Perfect Gift

Updated on March 29, 2013

Margaritaville Frozen Concoction Maker

I love frozen drinks and have found to replicate the yummy ones I get while I am out, a Margaritaville blender is the only way to go!

I have been a restaurant owner and used the super expensive commercial frozen drink makers and they are awesome, hard to beat. At home, I can use the same drink recipes but the frozen drinks are still not quite as good. The ice is the key to consistency and until the Margaritaville blenders came along, you just couldn't get it right at home.

If you know someone (or even yourself) who loves frozen drinks, a Margaritaville blender is the perfect gift idea!

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If you know someone who takes their frozen drinks seriously, this is the perfect gift for them!

Whether spiked or not, you will find the Margaritaville blenders are simply the best for making frozen margaritas and more at home. Stop messing around with blenders that simply weren't designed to handle chopping ice for frozen drinks. The serious frozen drink connoisseur will know you got them the best gift this year when they rip open the package!

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Margaritaville Blender:

Take it from a long time bartender, the Margaritaville blenders are the closest to professional margarita machines.

They're perfect for use at home!

Margaritaville Restaurant -- The Best Margarita in Town - Make Your Own with a Margaritaville Blender

margaritaville blender - Jimmy Buffett
margaritaville blender - Jimmy Buffett

Jimmy Buffett's song was the inspiration for the blender that makes perfect "frozen concoctions". Whether it's a virgin or spiked version, making a fantastic frozen drink takes more than just a standard blender. You end up with big chunks of ice instead of the nice, smooth consistency you want.

I've made a heck of a lot of frozen drinks in my day. Outside of the commercial machines, the Margaritaville blender is the best product on the market for making frozen drinks.

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Margaritaville Blender - Margarita
Margaritaville Blender - Margarita

Cook Time

Prep Time: Less than 5 minutes

Total Time: Less than 5 minutes

Serves: 1

Ingredients

  • 1 oz. Tequila (I prefer Cuervo Gold)
  • 1/4 oz Triple Sec
  • 1/2 oz. Orange Juice
  • 1/2 oz. Lime Juice
  • 1 oz Margarita Pre-Mix (without alcohol)

Instructions

  1. Rim your margarita glass with lime juice and then salt.
  2. Make sure there is ice in the reservoir.
  3. Add all ingredients to the glass pitcher.
  4. Choose the "1 drink" setting.
  5. Blend until desired consistency.
  6. Pour into glass and garnish with a lime.
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Why I LOVE the Margaritaville Blender - Highlights of the Margaritaville Blender

  1. The ice reservoir holds enough ice to make two full pitchers of frozen drinks.
  2. No more guess work about the amount of ice needed. The machine does it automatically. Want it thicker? Hit the "shave only" toggle to add more ice and then toggle to blend. Easy as pie no matter what your preference.
  3. Fill the pitcher with drink ingredients, chose the number of drinks to make and start! Whether it's one drink or an entire pitcher, the Margaritaville blender gives you restaurant quality frozen drinks every time.
  4. The blending pitcher is glass to stand up to lots of drink mixing.
  5. The machine is attractive with stainless steel accents.
  6. 1 Year limited warranty from the manufacturer.

Anyone with a Margaritaville Blender will become very popular as a party host!

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Customer Quotes

"...the thing actually makes perfect consistency margaritas and any other frozen drinks you can think of."

Clay Cowgill, consumer

Margaritaville Blender Daiquiri
Margaritaville Blender Daiquiri
  • Prep time: 5 min
  • Ready in: 5 min
  • Yields: 3 to 6

The Perfect Pitcher of Stawberry Daiquiris - in the Margaritaville Blender (Recipe)

  • 1 cup light Rum (I prefer Bacardi)
  • 1 oz Triple Sec
  • 3 cups strawberries
  • hulled and quartered
  • 1/2 cup Lime Juice (like Rose's)
  • 1 tbsp Grenadine
  • 1 tbsp white sugar

Instructions

  1. Rim glasses with lime juice and daiquiri sugar.
  2. Fill reservoir with ice.
  3. Combine all ingredients in Margaritaville glass pitcher.
  4. Set number of drinks dial to 3 (each drink is 12 oz, so this setting gives you 36 oz. total to divide between 3 and 6 glasses.)
  5. Turn on the shave and blend toggle switch.
  6. Pour into glasses and garnish with a strawberry or lime.
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    • GregoryMoore profile image

      Gregory Moore 4 years ago from Louisville, KY

      It's 5:00 somewhere, this lens is making me thirsty!

    • BuckHawkcenter profile image

      BuckHawkcenter 4 years ago

      OK, I'm ready for a margarita right now!, but I really need a Margaritaville blender! Too great.

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      masunyoananda 4 years ago

      Very nice lens dear...Blessed...:)

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      Wednesday-Elf 4 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      Stopping back by for a Margarita..... um.... a Margaritaville Blender!

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      nightbear lm 4 years ago

      I do like a nice margarita, and having the proper equipment only ensures the outcome you are looking for.

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 4 years ago from United States

      Somethings just require a second visit! Or, third or fourth...... LOL I suspect that is exactly the way this blender would be at a party too :)

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      Mami Design 4 years ago

      Great lens! Blessed!

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      BuckHawkcenter 4 years ago

      You definitely convinced me! Margaritas are my all time favorite drink, but trying to make them is usually a mess and they never turn out right! I drink them anyway.

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      Heather Burns 4 years ago from Wexford, Ireland

      pretty early here, but a strawberry margarita sounds pretty awesome right now.

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      Cynthia Sylvestermouse 4 years ago from United States

      ROFLOL!!! Even I have to admit, I am tempted and I don't even drink! Why do I keep hearing "wasting away again in Margaritaville" in my head :) It sounds like a great blender and an absolute must for any party.

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      Wednesday-Elf 4 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      Mmmm.... I feel a party coming on! Margarita's are good, but Strawberry Daiquiris - NOW your talking! :) This looks like the perfect blender for these yummy drinks.

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      Mary Beth Granger 4 years ago from O'Fallon, Missouri, USA

      This would be a great Christmas gift...now all I need is more cabinet space for small appliances :)

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      clouda9 lm 4 years ago

      I do love an icy margarita, who doesn't?! Thanks for the review and I think this blender can be used for lots of icy drinks...both non and with alcohol.