Classic Margaritas


This refreshing margarita recipe requires 3/4 cup of tequila and 1/2 cup of fresh lime juice.

Hands On Time:
15 mins
Total Time:
15 mins
4 serves


  • ¾ cup tequila

  • ½ cup fresh lime juice (from 4 to 6 limes)

  • ½ cup Triple Sec or Cointreau

  • 1 lime, sliced

  • kosher salt (optional)


  1. In a medium pitcher, combine the tequila, lime juice, Triple Sec, and ½ cup water.

  2. If desired, rub the rims of 4 glasses with a lime slice and dip in salt to coat. Serve the margaritas in the prepared glasses over ice and garnish with the lime slices.

    Classic Margaritas
    Dana Gallagher

Nutrition Facts (per serving)

204 Calories
12g Carbs
Nutrition Facts
Calories 204
% Daily Value *
Sodium 1mg 0%
Total Carbohydrate 12g 4%
Total Sugars 8g
Calcium 10mg 1%

*The % Daily Value (DV) tells you how much a nutrient in a food serving contributes to a daily diet. 2,000 calories a day is used for general nutrition advice.

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