Celebrate National Margarita Day with these tasty Fresh Citrus Margaritas! Full of fresh citrus flavor and tequila, these margaritas are so easy that you’ll never buy a margarita mix again.
For a single margarita:
1 teaspoon Kosher salt
1 teaspoon sugar
Wedge of lemon or lime
2-ounces silver tequila
1-ounce Grand Marnier
1-ounce freshly-squeezed lime juice
1-ounce freshly-squeezed lemon juice
½ teaspoon agave syrup
For a pitcher:
¼ cup Kosher salt
¼ cup sugar
6 wedges of lemon or lime
1 ½ cups silver tequila
¾ cup Grand Marnier
¾ cup freshly-squeezed lime juice
¾ cup freshly-squeezed lemon juice
3 teaspoons agave syrup
Mix the Kosher salt and sugar together on a small, flat dish.
Use a wedge of lime or lemon to moisten the rim of a margarita glass and roll the rim in the sugar-salt mixture until well coated. Set aside.
Fill a cocktail shaker with ice.
Pour in the tequila, Grand Marnier, lime juice, lemon juice, and agave syrup.
Shake vigorously until the outside of the cocktail shaker is icy cold.
Strain into the margarita glass.
Garnish with a slice of fruit.
- Prep Time: 10 minutes
- Category: Starters - Cocktails
- Method: Shake
- Cuisine: Mexican
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