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Classic Margarita Recipe

Photo by Emma JanzenThe classic Margarita recipe—a simple mix of tequila, lime and Cointreau, is one of the world’s most refreshing cocktails.

2 oz. silver tequila (or reposado if you like)
1 oz. fresh lime juice
¾ oz. Cointreau
Tools: shaker, strainer
Glass: double rocks
Garnish: lime wheel and salt (optional)

Combine ingredients with ice in a shaker and shake vigorously. Strain into an ice-filled glass and garnish.

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