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The Original Margarita by Cointreau The Original Margarita by Cointreau


The Margarita was originally created when Dallas socialite Margarita Sames mixed her two favorite spirits, Cointreau and tequila, together with lime juice while on vacation in Acapulco back in 1948. This original Margarita recipe has stood the test of over 70 years’ time.

  • Sweet
  • Dry


For 1 cocktail

  • 30.00 ml Cointreau
  • 50.00 ml blanco tequila
  • 20.00 ml fresh lime juice

How to make Margarita

  • Step 1

    Make a salt rim on your glass

  • Step 2

    Combine all ingredients in a shaker with ice.

  • Step 3

    Shake vigorously

  • Step 4

    Strain into a Margarita glass

  • Step 5

    Garnish with a lime wheel

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