These classic margaritas give you that perfect mix of sweet and sour without the margarita mix!
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Classic Margarita

Prep Time5 mins
Total Time5 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: cocktail
Servings: 1


  • 1 1/2 oz tequila
  • 1 oz triple sec
  • 1 oz lime juice fresh
  • simple syrup optional, to taste
  • 1 lime
  • salt


  • Run a slice of lime around the rim of your glass, then dip the edge in a shallow bowl with a layer of salt. 
  • Combine the tequila, triple sec and lime juice with ice in a cocktail shaker or closed container. Shake well and pour into glasses over ice!