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.
Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass and add ice.
Shake and strain into a margarita glass.
Garnish with salt and a lime wheel.