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Margarita

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About the drink

Margarita is a popular Mexican cocktail. It consists of tequila, orange liqueur, and lime juice often served with salt on the rim of the glass. The drink is served shaken with ice (on the rocks), blended with ice (frozen margarita), or without ice (straight up).

Ingredients

  • Martini glass
  • 50ml tequila
  • 10ml lime juice, plus extra for the glass
  • 25ml triple sec
  • Salt and slice of lime, to serve

Method

  1. Chill glass with ice cubes or soda
  2. Put a little salt on a saucer, than wipe the rim of your martini glass with lime juice. Turn the glass upside down in the salt and twist to coat
  3. In a shaker add ice, tequila, lime juice and triple sec
  4. Shake with plenty of ice and shake until the shaker feels ice cold
  5. Taste with straw and adjust if needed and shake

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