Classic Margarita

The classic Margarita cocktail.
Classic Margarita


The Classic Margarita is a Tequila based cocktail with Cointreau (or Triple-Sec), and fresh lime juice typically served in a Cocktail glass with a salted rim.


– Tequila
– Cointreau
– Lime Juice
– Salt


Using a piece of lime wet the rim of the glass and edge it with rock salt. Fill the glass with one or two ice cubes and set aside.

Meanwhile, add ice, Tequila, Cointreau and freshly squeezed lime juice to the cocktail shaker and shake for 10 seconds or more.

Remove the ice from the cocktail glass and double strain the ingredients from the mixer into the glass.

Garnish this Classic Margarita with a lemon or lime wheel, simply drop it into the glass.