Classic Margarita Recipe

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a classic margarita today! The refreshing combination of fresh lime juice, triple sec and tequila pair well with spicy Mexican foods, especially ones that incorporate a citrus accent, such as a marinade or dressing. Margaritas are wonderful to enjoy both at restaurants or in the comfort of your own home. Here’s an easy Margarita recipe for you to enjoy today:


Classic Margarita Recipe
Author: Joel York, Centro Cocina Mexicana
Recipe type: Cocktail


  • 1.5 ounce tequila

  • 1 ounce triple sec

  • 1 ounce fresh lime juice


  1. Shake with ice and strain into margarita glass with half-salted rim

  2. Add 3-4 ice cubes

  3. Garnish with lime wedge

Take your margarita to the next level by serving it on the rocks, using a fruit-infused tequila, or adding a splash of Grand Marnier!