Recipe courtesy of Cooking Channel
Margarita
Total:
5 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
1
Level:
Easy
Total:
5 min
Active:
5 min
Yield:
1
Level:
Easy

Ingredients

  • 1 to 1/2 ounces silver tequila
  • 1 ounce orange liqueur, such as Cointreau
  • 1/2 ounce fresh lime juice
  • Splash simple syrup
  • Coarse salt
  • 1 fresh mint leaf, for garnish

Directions

Special equipment: Tools: shaker citrus squeezer salted rocks glass strainer

Combine the tequila, orange liqueur, lime juice and simple syrup in an ice-filled cocktail shaker. Shake until cold, and strain into a chilled, salt-rimmed rocks glass. Garnish with mint, and serve.

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