Margarita

Shopping Tips

Buy your booze in bulk – transfer what you need into smaller bottles to stock your bar – you’ll save money and have enough leftover for your next party.

Cooking How-tos

Add another layer of flavor to your cocktails by making your own simple syrup – combine equal parts sugar and water with whatever aromatics you like – fresh herbs, whole spices, citrus, or chile peppers – heat to dissolve sugar and strain before using.

More On margarita

Pour a mound of salt on a plate. Run a lime wedge around the rim of each glass (preferably margarita glasses), then dip the rims in the salt to coat. Put a lime wedge in each glass or on the rim. Fill a large pitcher halfway with ice and add the ...
Ingredients: Ice cubes 3 ounces tequila 2 ounces freshly squeezed lime juice 1 ounce Simple Syrup, recipe follows 1/2 to 1 teaspoon orange liqueur 1 tablespoon Lime-salt-sugar, recipe follows Simple Syrup: 1 cup sugar 1 cup water Fill a cocktail ...