The Original Margarita was the result of a chic socialite, Margarita Sames, mixing her favorite spirits together until she made the perfect drink while entertaining at home. In 1948 in Acalpuco, Mexico, the Margarita was born, made with two of her favorites: Tequila & Cointreau.
Ingredients for cocktail The Original Margarita:
- 3 cl Cointreau
- 5 cl Blanco Tequila
- 2 cl Fresh Lime Juice
How to mix The Original Margarita ?
Step 1Garnish a Margarita glass with a salt rim.
Step 2In a shaker, pour the Cointreau, tequila and then fresh lime juice.
Step 3Add ice and shake.
Step 4Strain into your glass.
Step 5Garnish your glass with a lime wheel.