Try making Margaritas using fresh ingredients….the deep refreshing citrus burst will leave you totally enthralled! You’ll never want to go back to using a store bought mix again!
Ingredients (4-6 servings)
- 1/2 cup lemon juice + 4 tsp lemon zest
- 1/2 cup lime juice + 4 tsp lime juice
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 1/4 tsp salt
- 1 cup Triple sec
- 1 cup Tequila
- 2 cups crushed ice
Mix lime juice + zest
with lemon juice + zest.
Add sugar and salt and dissolve completely. Refrigerate for 4 hours.
Divide 1 cup of crushed ice between 4 wide margarita glasses, rimmed with salt.
Add the triple sec, tequila, the citrus juice mix and the remaining 1 cup of crushed ice to a cocktail shaker.
Shake vigorously and pour into the prepared glasses…serve garnished with a slice of lime!