Simple and Refreshing Classic Margarita Recipe

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Simple and Refreshing Classic Margarita Recipe
Prep Time:
5 mins
Cook Time:
10 mins
Total Time:
15mins
Category:
Recipe by Administrator
Published on April 13, 2024

This classic margarita recipe is a simple and refreshing cocktail that is perfect for any occasion. With just a few ingredients, you can easily mix up this delicious drink in no time. Whether you're hosting a party or just want to unwind after a long day, this margarita will hit the spot.

Ingredients

  • 2 oz tequila
  • 1 oz triple sec
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 oz agave syrup or simple syrup
  • Salt (for rimming the glass)
  • Ice

Directions

  1. Rim the edge of a glass with salt by running a lime wedge around the rim and dipping the glass into salt.
  2. Fill the glass with ice.
  3. In a shaker, combine tequila, triple sec, lime juice, and agave syrup with ice.
  4. Shake well and strain into the prepared glass.
  5. Garnish with a lime wedge.
  6. Enjoy your classic margarita!

Interesting Facts

  • The margarita is one of the most popular cocktails in the United States.
  • The origins of the margarita are unclear, with several stories claiming to be the true origin.
  • National Margarita Day is celebrated on February 22nd.