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classic margarita
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Classic Margarita

Tips for success: My two favorite types of orange liquor are Triple Sec and Cointreau. Using orange juice will not do the job but will work.
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: margarita
Servings: 2 persons


  • 1 lime cut in quarters
  • kosher salt garnish
  • 4 ice cubes
  • juice of 1 lime
  • 4 oz. tequila
  • 1 oz. triple sec


  • Rub lime around the rim of each glass, place salt on a plate and roll rim in salt. In each glass add the 2 ice cubes, ½ juice of lime, 2 oz. tequila and ½ oz. triple sec, stir and enjoy.