Classic Margarita

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5 from 2 votes
Prep: 5 minutes
Total: 5 minutes

This Classic Margarita is one of my favorite simple cocktail recipes.

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There is nothing like a good Margarita to help kick off the weekend.  Especially when they are a little sweet, a little tart and a little salty.  That’s why I adore this Classic Margarita.

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And, it doesn’t really doesn’t get much easier than this.  It’s definitely one of my favorite simple cocktail recipes.

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I used Casa Noble Tequila Blanco in this cocktail.  This award winning tequila is triple distilled resulting in a pure tequila full of agave flavor.

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You can easily make this cocktail by the glass or multiply the recipe and make a big pitcher.

What are your favorite simple cocktail recipes? Leave me a comment below!

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5 from 2 votes

Classic Margarita

Yield: 1 serving
Prep: 5 minutes
Total: 5 minutes
This Classic Margarita is one of my favorite simple cocktail recipes. It's a little tart, a little sweet and very good. 
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  • 1 ½ oz tequila
  • ½ oz Triple Sec
  • 1 oz lemonade
  • Lime wedge
  • Coarse salt


  • Pour the tequila, Triple sec and lemonade into a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  • Shake well.
  • Salt the rim of a chilled margarita glass.
  • Pour contents into the glass.
  • Garnish with the lime wedge.

Estimated Nutritional Information

Calories: 156kcal | Carbohydrates: 8g | Sodium: 3mg | Sugar: 7g
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Course: Beverages and Cocktails
Cuisine: American

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