Margarita on the Rocks
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Margarita on the Rocks
Cocktail recipe

Rating

4.67 / 5
Margarita on the Rocks is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a beloved favorite around the world. The combination of Cointreau, a premium orange liqueur, with ... more Margarita on the Rocks is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a beloved favorite around the world. The combination of Cointreau, a premium orange liqueur, with fresh lime juice and tequila creates a sweet and tangy flavor profile with a smooth finish. This refreshing drink is traditionally served over ice with a salt rim, adding an extra hint of saltiness to balance out the sweetness. The cocktail's vibrant colors and bold flavors make it a perfect choice for a hot summer day or as a festive drink at parties. Its roots can be traced back to the 1930s, but its popularity has only grown over the years, making it a staple in bars and restaurants everywhere. With just a few simple ingredients, Margarita on the Rocks delivers a complex and delicious taste that will keep you coming back for more.

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Tequila
Garnish
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Lime
Alcohol content
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30% | 3.6 units *

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Ingredients

oz
ml
cl
Cointreau cocktail ingredient
Cointreau
30ml 1oz 3cl
Lime juice cocktail ingredient
Lime juice
30ml 1oz 3cl
Tequila cocktail ingredient
Tequila
60ml 2oz 6cl
Salt cocktail ingredient
Salt
Pinch Pinch Pinch

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Method

Serves 1 · Takes 3 minutes
Moisten the rim of an cocktail glass with lime juice, then roll in salt and add ice
Shake all the ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and strain into the rock-filled rimmed glass
Garnish with a slice of lime and serve

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