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A Perfect Margarita Cocktail

A Perfect Margarita Cocktail quenches the thirst like no other. The weekend is nearing so I ask, ‘what is your cocktail plan?’
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Prep Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 5 minutes
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Keyword: 5 minutes, agave, alcohol, beverage, classic bar drink, cocktail, drink, fresh, libation, lime, Mezcal, party cocktails, shaker drinks, Tequila
Servings: 1 Margarita Cocktail
Calories: 226kcal

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    Ingredients for A Perfect Margarita Cocktail

    • 2 ounces quality Tequila or Mezcal
    • 1 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
    • 1 ounce Agave nectar
    • ice


    The Method

    • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice to the top.
    • Measure out 2 ounces of liquor to 1 ounce of freshly squeezed lime juive to 1 ounce Agave nectar and add all to shaker.
    • Replace top and shake vigorously for 2 to 3 minutes.
    • Strain into cocktail glass that has been rimmed with salt, sugar, or a combination of both. Go naked if you dare.


    Serving: 1servings | Calories: 226kcal | Carbohydrates: 24g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 2mg | Sugar: 20g | Vitamin C: 9mg

    Please note that the nutrition information provided above is approximate and meant as a guideline only.