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Margarita on the rocks with a salted rim, in a rocks glass with limes in the background.
How to Make a Margarita
Prep Time
5 mins

Searching for the best margarita recipe? Look no further! This recipe is simple and perfectly balanced, with lots of freshly squeezed lime.

Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: classic margarita recipe, how to make a margarita, margarita ingredients, simple margarita recipe
Servings: 2
Calories: 348 kcal
  1. Wet the rims of 2 rocks glasses with a wedge of fresh lime.

  2. Dip the glasses into the salt to coat the rims. 

  3. Fill the glasses with ice cubes.

  4. Stir the lime juice, triple sec, and tequila together, and pour over ice. 

Recipe Notes

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Nutrition Facts
How to Make a Margarita
Amount Per Serving
Calories 348
% Daily Value*
Sodium 6mg0%
Potassium 83mg2%
Carbohydrates 20g7%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 14g16%
Vitamin C 22.5mg27%
Calcium 17mg2%
Iron 0.2mg1%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.