Recipe courtesy of Rick Bayless

Top-of-the-line Margarita

  • Total: 5 min
  • Prep: 5 min
  • Yield: 2 generous servings
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Lime wedges

Coarse salt

1/4 cup fresh lime juice, about 1 large lime

1/4 cup silver 100 percent agave tequila

1/4 cup orange liqueur

1/2 cup coarsely cracked ice cubes


  1. Rub the rims of 2 martini glasses with a lime wedge, then dip the rims in a dish of course salt. Refrigerate the glasses if desired.
  2. In a shaker, combine the lime juice, tequila, and orange liqueur. Add ice and shake 10 to 15 seconds, then strain into the prepared glasses.

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