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Cuervo Especial Perfect Margarita

Rated as 3.67 out of 5 Stars

"When creating the archetypical tequila drink, get authentic flavor with the gold standard in tequila, Jose Cuervo Especial® tequila."
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Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 serving)


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  1. Mix all ingredients (except lime and salt) in a blender.
  2. Rub the rim of a glass with lime and then dip into salt to frost.
  3. Pour into glass and garnish with lime wedge.


  • Alcohol Content 0.40 fl. oz.
  • JOSE CUERVO ESPECIAL Tequila. 40% Alc/Vol. ©2009 Imported and bottled by Heublein, Norwalk, CT under license from the trademark owner.


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Sometimes you just need to go to Margaritaville! Invest in kosher salt you'll find a ton of uses for it on this site.

So good. A delicious drink for BBQ's. I use quality Kosher salt to line my glasses. Avoid table salt, which is too salty and bitter.