Margarita cocktail recipe

The classic cocktail with a distinctly Latin flavour

Ingredients (Serves 1)


  • 7 parts tequila
  • 4 parts Cointreau or triple sec liqueur
  • 3 parts fresh lime or lemon juice
  • Slice of lime
  • Salt

Rub a slice of lime around the rim of a stem glass and then spin in salt. In a cocktail shaker, mix together the tequila, Cointreau and juice with ice, then pour into the glass. To serve, garnish with a slice of fresh lime.