The marvelous Margarita


Finding a bar that serves the perfect Margarita is an art form, but there’s nothing to stop you from trying this cocktail at home. Tequila, triple sec and lime juice come together to create the zingy, refreshing, summer cocktail that always hits the spot.

There’s no going wrong here - after all, it’s only three ingredients. Most commonly strained in a chilled cocktail glass with a salted rim, this cocktail can also be served on the rocks, or even frozen.

Ingredients

Ice Cubes
2 Parts Tequila Blanco
1 Part Lime Juice
1 Part Triple Sec
1 Wedge Lime
Salt

Preparation

Shake 2 parts tequila, 1 part triple sec and 1 part lime juice in a shaker with ice until cold.
 Strain into a chilled cocktail glass. A salted rim is optional.
 Garnish with a wedge of lime and serve. 

 For a Frozen Margarita just throw everything into a blender with some ice. The result looks impressive, but it’s actually incredibly simple to make.

Drinkware : Cocktail Glass

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