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The Original Margarita The Original Margarita

The Original Margarita

The Original Margarita was 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 recipe has stood the test of over 70 years’ time.

  • Fruity
  • Salty


For 1 cocktail

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

How to make The Original Margarita

  • Step 1

    Make a salt rim on your glass

  • Step 2

    Combine all ingredients in a mixing glass and add ice

  • Step 3

    Shake vigorously

  • Step 4

    Strain into a Margarita glass

  • Step 5

    Garnish with a lime wheel

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