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Margarita Recipe

Whenever you are in the mood for a refreshing and delicious cocktail, look no further than the Margarita! This classic drink is perfect for any occasion and can be made to suit any taste.
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Calories 169 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 1.5 ounce tequila
  • 3/4 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 3/4 ounce Triple Sec
  • 1 lime wedge
  • salt for rimming glass
  • sugar for rimming glass

Instructions
 

  • Rim a margarita glass with salt or sugar.
  • In a shaker filled with ice, combine tequila, lime juice, and Triple Sec.
  • Shake well and strain into the prepared glass.
  • Garnish with a lime wedge.

Enjoy!

    Notes

    • For a frozen Margarita, blend all ingredients in a blender with 1 cup of ice. Rim glasses with salt or sugar and garnish with a lime wedge.
    • For a tart Margarita, reduce the amount of Triple Sec to 1/2 ounce.
    • For a sweet Margarita, increase the amount of Triple Sec to 1 ounce.
    • If you prefer, you can use Cointreau or Grand Marnier in place of Triple Sec.

    Serving Suggestions

    • Serve your Margaritas on the rocks or frozen, with a lime wedge.
    • For a festive twist, try rimming the glasses with colored sugar or salt.
    • Pair your Margaritas with Mexican food for the ultimate fiesta!
    Enjoy your Margaritas Responsibly!

    Storing Suggestions

    Leftover Margaritas can be stored in the fridge for up to 2 days.

    Nutrition

    Calories: 169kcalCarbohydrates: 9gProtein: 1gFat: 1gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gSodium: 2mgPotassium: 26mgFiber: 1gSugar: 7gVitamin A: 9IUVitamin C: 5mgCalcium: 6mgIron: 1mg
    Keyword Margarita
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