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Authentic Mexican Margarita

Authentic Mexican Margarita

David Taylor
When choosing your tequila, quality is key. Opt for a blanco made from 100% blue agave. Although many people reach for premade sour mix, using fresh lime juice will result in a vastly superior drink.
Prep Time 5 mins
Total Time 5 mins
Course Drinks
Cuisine Mexican
Servings 1 drink

Ingredients
  

  • 2 ounces blanco tequila
  • ½ ounce orange liqueur
  • 1 ounce lime juice freshly squeezed
  • ½ ounce agave syrup
  • lime wheel garnish
  • kosher salt garnish

Instructions
 

  • Add tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice and agave syrup to a cocktail shaker filled with ice, and shake until well-chilled.
  • Strain into a rocks glass over fresh ice.
  • Garnish with a lime wheel and kosher salt (optional).

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