Show me some cocktails with lime juice.

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I found a few cocktails that include lime juice in their ingredients. These range from high alcoholic content to low, and feature different volumes and serving styles.
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Lime juice

You asked: What cocktails can I make with lime juice?. We found 10 cocktails answering the question.


The Margarita is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a beloved drink all over the world....

Triple Sec (20ml), Lime juice (15ml), Tequila (50ml), Salt (Pinch)

4 ingredients
4.98 / 5


The Mojito is a classic Cuban cocktail that has gained worldwide popularity for its refreshing qualities. It features a tantalizing...

Lime juice (20ml), Mint Leaves (15), White rum (45ml), Soda water (Top up), Sugar (2 teaspoons)

5 ingredients
4.93 / 5

Margarita on the Rocks

Margarita on the Rocks is a classic cocktail that originated in Mexico and has become a beloved favorite around the...

Cointreau (30ml), Lime juice (30ml), Tequila (60ml), Salt (Pinch)

4 ingredients
4.67 / 5


The classic cocktail Daiquiri has a rich and fascinating history that dates back to the late 1800s in Cuba. It...

Lime juice (20ml), White rum (60ml), Sugar (2 teaspoons)

3 ingredients
4.55 / 5

Orange Margarita

The Orange Margarita is a citrusy twist on the classic Margarita cocktail, showcasing a vibrant blend of fresh orange and...

Lime juice (Dash), Triple Sec (15ml), Orange juice (150ml), Tequila (30ml)

4 ingredients
4.39 / 5

Frozen Margarita

The Frozen Margarita is a classic cocktail that originated in the 1930s in Mexico. It is a refreshing and tangy...

Lime juice (30ml), Triple Sec (15ml), Tequila (60ml)

3 ingredients
3.98 / 5


This is a variation on the Cuban Sidecar in which the Cointreau is replaced with a peach liqueur. I doubt...

Lime juice (22.5ml), White rum (30ml), Peach Liqueur (30ml)

3 ingredients
3.95 / 5

Margarita #2

The Margarita is a popular and refreshing cocktail that is believed to have originated in Mexico in the 1930s. It...

Lime juice (30ml), Triple Sec (30ml), Tequila (60ml), Sour Mix (60ml), Salt (Pinch)

5 ingredients
3.6 / 5

Citrus Cooler

Citrus Cooler is a refreshing and zesty cocktail that combines the tangy flavours of lime, orange and lemon with a...

Lime juice (15ml), Triple Sec (20 ml), Orange juice (30ml), Lemon rum (40 ml), Salt (Pinch)

5 ingredients
3.53 / 5

Mexican Mojito

The Mojito is a classic Cuban cocktail that is traditionally made with white rum. In nearby Mexico the local alcohol,...

Lime juice (30ml), Mint Leaves (8), Soda water (Dash), Sugar (2 teaspoons), Tequila (30ml)

5 ingredients
3.51 / 5


We've collated some quick fire Q&A's on the question to help you find exactly what you're looking for.

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What flavor does lime juice add to cocktails?

Lime juice adds a bright, tart, and slightly acidic flavor to cocktails. It balances sweetness and adds a fresh, zesty note to drinks.

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Can I use bottled lime juice in cocktails?

While fresh lime juice is preferred for its vibrant flavor, bottled lime juice can be used as a convenient alternative. However, the taste may not be as bright or natural as fresh-squeezed lime juice.

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What cocktails commonly feature lime juice?

Popular cocktails that feature lime juice include the Margarita, Daiquiri, Mojito, and Gimlet. These drinks showcase lime's ability to enhance and balance flavors.

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How can I prevent lime juice from becoming bitter in cocktails?

To prevent lime juice from becoming bitter, avoid squeezing too hard, as this can release bitter oils from the peel. Also, use the juice immediately after squeezing to maintain its fresh flavor.

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Can lime juice be substituted with lemon juice in cocktails?

Lemon juice can be substituted for lime juice in cocktails, though the flavor profile will change slightly. Lemon juice is less tart than lime juice but can still provide a similar acidic balance.

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