The Perfect Margarita from 8 Favorite Margarita Recipes Slideshow

8 Favorite Margarita Recipes Slideshow

Maryse Chevriere
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The Perfect Margarita

What makes this rendition perfect, you might ask? "The secret is to use fresh juice," reveals Alex Alejandro of El Parador Café, New York City's oldest Mexican restaurant. Fresh lemon juice, that is. Alejandro explains that lemon juice is used instead of lime because it is less tart and doesn't mask the flavor of the tequila.