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Classic Margarita

Active Time: 5 minutes   |   Total Time: 5 minutes   |   Serves 1

Ingredients
  • 1 lime, plus more for serving
  • Kosher salt
  • 1½ ounces tequila blanco
  • 1 ounce Cointreau
Instructions

​Cut the lime in half. Rub the cut part of the lime along the rim of a 12-ounce glass. Pour some kosher salt on a small plate and gently shake into a thin layer (the size of the circle of salt should be a little larger than the glass). Dip the rim of the glass in the salt.

Squeeze the lime into a cocktail shaker. Add the tequila and Cointreau. Add 2 handfuls of ice. Cover tightly. Shake vigorously.

Fill the prepared glass with ice (all the way to the top) and pour in the margarita. Add another small squeeze of lime.

This recipe was printed from:
https://jessicaseinfeld.com//recipes/classic-margarita

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