Classic Margarita Cocktail
If you’re in the mood for a refreshing and tangy cocktail that’s been a beloved classic for decades, look no further than the Classic Margarita. This iconic drink is a perfect balance of zesty lime, the subtle sweetness of orange liqueur, and the bold kick of tequila. Whether you’re lounging by the pool or enjoying a night in with friends, the Classic Margarita is sure to delight your taste buds and lift your spirits.
- 2 oz tequila
- 1 oz triple sec (orange liqueur)
- 1 oz freshly squeezed lime juice
- Ice cubes
- Salt (for rimming the glass, optional)
- Lime wedges (for garnish)
- Rim the edge of a margarita glass with salt, if desired. Run a lime wedge around the rim and dip it in salt.
- Fill a shaker with ice cubes.
- Pour in the tequila, triple sec, and lime juice.
- Shake well until chilled.
- Strain the mixture into the prepared margarita glass filled with ice.
- Garnish with a lime wedge.
- Serve and enjoy!
Prep Time: 5 minutes
Yield: 1 Classic Margarita
The Classic Margarita is the ultimate cocktail for those who love a perfect blend of tart and sweet. With its vibrant citrus flavors and the warmth of tequila, it’s a timeless drink that never goes out of style.
Nutritional information (per serving): Calories 220 | Total Fat 0g | Cholesterol 0mg | Sodium 1mg | Total Carbohydrates 7g | Dietary Fiber 0g | Sugars 1g | Protein 0g
Crisp, cool, and incredibly satisfying, the Classic Margarita is a crowd-pleaser that will transport you to a sun-soaked beach, even if you’re sipping it at home. So, whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or just unwinding after a long day, mix up this classic cocktail and savor the timeless flavors of a well-made Margarita. Cheers!