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Margarita Cocktail

Rated as 5 out of 5 Stars

"Served straight up or on the rocks, the margarita is one of the most popular cocktails of all time. And for good reason! It will cool you down on a hot day or warm you up on a cool day. Any day is a good day for a margarita."
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Ingredients

5 m servings 202 cals
Original recipe yields 1 servings (1 cocktail)

Directions

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  1. Sprinkle salt on a small plate. Lightly wet the rim of a cocktail glass or margarita glass with a damp paper towel. Dip the moistened rim in salt to coat. Set aside.
  2. Combine tequila, orange-flavored brandy, and lime juice in a cocktail shaker. Add ice and shake until chilled. Strain into a salt-rimmed cocktail glass or a salt-rimmed, ice-filled margarita glass.
  3. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Nutrition Facts


Per Serving: 202 calories; 0.1 g fat; 14.1 g carbohydrates; 0.1 g protein; 0 mg cholesterol; 5770 mg sodium. Full nutrition

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Pity the poor Margarita. The original concoction was a relative of the Sidecar: brandy, Cointreau & lemon juice served in sugar rimmed glass. The Margarita substituted tequila, with lime and sal...

This recipe is not bad: my "perfect margarita" calls for only half an ounce of triple sec (as opposed to 1 once; that much will override the great tequila flavour). Speaking of tequila: your mar...

Fun and different margarita martini. The tequila is the main flavor, but that's how it should be!