Mexican Margarita
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Mexican Margarita
Cocktail recipe

Rating

4.77 / 5
The Mexican Margarita is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a worldwide favorite. With its bold and refreshing flavor, this drink is the perfect combination of ... more The Mexican Margarita is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a worldwide favorite. With its bold and refreshing flavor, this drink is the perfect combination of sweet and tangy. The main ingredients in a margarita are Cointreau, lime juice, and tequila, which all work together to create a well-balanced and delicious cocktail. The addition of a pinch of salt adds a subtle savory element and enhances the other flavors. This drink is usually served on the rocks or blended with ice, making it a perfect choice for a hot summer day. It is typically garnished with a lime wedge or salt rim for added flavor. Whether enjoyed at a beach bar in Mexico or at a cozy dinner at home, the Mexican Margarita is sure to transport you to sunny and vibrant flavors of the Mexican culture.

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15 key ingredients
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1938
Base ingredient
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Tequila
Garnish
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Lime
Alcohol content
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26.67% | 9.6 units *
Details
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Easy
Classic

Cocktail glass

Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Cointreau cocktail ingredient
Cointreau
120ml 4.06oz 12cl
Lime juice cocktail ingredient
Lime juice
120ml 4.06oz 12cl
Tequila cocktail ingredient
Tequila
120ml 4.06oz 12cl
Salt cocktail ingredient
Salt
Pinch Pinch Pinch

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Moisten the rim of a chilled cocktail glass with lime juice and roll it in salt
Add all the liquid ingredients into a blender with crushed ice
Blend until it is very slushy then pour into the salt-rimmed cocktail glass
Garnish with a lime wedge and serve
~ This recipe makes four cocktails ~

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