Classic Margarita

Classic Margarita Recipe


Classic Margarita Recipe

Classic Margarita Cocktail Recipe

The classic Margarita recipe is a simple 3:2:1 ratio of strong, sour and sweet. No need for adding extra simple syrup as the sugar content of the triple sec/Cointreau balances the sour. Margaritas are a party drink so I like to serve them in an old fashioned glass over ice!
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  • Rim the glass with salt - moisten the glass with a piece of lemon or lime and place upturned onto a plate of salt
  • In a cocktail shaker, combine all the ingredients
  • Shake with ice for 10-12 seconds
  • Strain into a chilled coupe or margarita glass
  • Garnish with a lime wedge or wheel


Tip:- Keep all your guests happy by only rimming half the glass with salt – just in case they don’t like it.
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