Fresh Margaritas

  • Fresh Margaritas
    *without all the junk :)

    Ice cubes
    3 ounces tequila
    2 ounces freshly squeezed lime juice
    1 ounce Simple Syrup*
    1/2 to 1 teaspoon orange liqueur (or use fresh orange juice)
    1 tablespoon Lime-salt-sugar**

    Mix together tequila, lime juice, simple syrup. Either serve on the rocks or blend up in a blender. Add fresh fruit to make a fruity margarita.

    Place lime-salt-sugar on a plate, press the rim of a chilled glass into the mixture onto the rim. Pour mixed up margarita into the glass, garnish with a slice of lime or lemon and enjoy!

    • Simple Syrup Recipe:
      1 cup water
      1 cup sugar

    Mix together in a small saucepan, heat over low until sugar dissolves. Store in sealed contained in refrigerator for up to a month.

    ** Lime-salt-sugar Recipe:
    Zest of one lime
    2 tablespoons salt
    2 tablespoons sugar