Real Margaritas

  • Level: Easy
  • Yield: 4 to 6 servings
  • Total: 15 min
  • Prep: 15 min
Advertisement

Ingredients

1 lime, halved

Kosher salt

1/2 cup freshly squeezed lime juice (5 limes)

2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice (1 lemon)

1 cup Triple Sec

1 cup white tequila

2 cups ice, plus extra for serving

Directions

  1. If you like margaritas served in a glass with salt, rub the outside rims of 6glasses with a cut lime and dip each glass lightly into a plate of kosher salt.
  2. Combine the lime juice, lemon juice, Triple Sec, tequila, and ice in a blender and puree. Place extra ice in a cocktail shaker. Fill with margarita mix, shake well, and strain into glasses.
Let's Get Cooking!

Sign up for the Recipe of the Day newsletter to receive editor-picked recipes,tips and videos delivered to your inbox daily. Privacy Policy

Thanks for subscribing to the Recipe of the Day newsletter. Check out all our other great newsletters from Easy Recipes, Healthy Eating Ideas and Chef Recipe Videos.

We're sorry, there was an error signing you up. Please try again later.

Advertisement

48 Reviews

b_carissa

Absolutely the best--strong and super smooth. No syrupy sweetness. These margaritas are a labor of love--squeeze those limes ahead of time if you can!  

See All Reviews