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Classic Margarita Cocktail Recipe
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Classic Margarita

Serves: 1

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Ingredients

2 ounces tequila blanco
Juice from 1 lime, plus 1 lime wedge, for garnish
1/2 ounce Cointreau Triple Sec
Ice cubes

 

Instructions

Shake the tequila, lime juice and triple sec in a cocktail shaker filled halfway with ice for 30 seconds. Pour the contents of the shaker, including ice, into a rocks glass. Top with ice as needed and garnish with a lime.

(For a salted rim, before preparing the cocktail, circle the top of the rocks glass with a lime wedge, covering with the juice from the lime. Dip upside down in a plate of kosher salt or margarita salt. Carefully pour the contents of the shaker into the glass.)


About the recipe

This recipe for a classic margarita is light, fresh and easy!

 

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