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Recipe: How To Make The Perfect Margarita

It’s National Margarita Day (22 February), and what better way to celebrate than by trying your hand at not just one, but two delicious cocktail recipes? Time to become a mixologist…

We’ve teamed up with Cointreau to bring you the perfect Cointreau Original Margarita recipe, as well as a twist on the classic with their Sunset Margarita featuring Passionfruit…

Cointreau Classic Margarita Recipe

Ingredients

  • 30ml Cointreau l’Unique
  • 50ml Blanco Tequila
  • 20ml Fresh Lime Juice
  • A slice of lime
  • Salt
  • Ice

Method

  • Make a salt rim on your glass
  • Combine Cointreau Unique, Blanco Tequila and fresh lime juice in a shaker with ice
  • Shake vigorously until well chilled
  • Strain into a Margarita glass
  • Garnish with a slice of lime
  • Sip and enjoy!
Margarita

Cointreau Sunset Margarita Recipe

Ingredients

  • 30ml Cointreau l’Unique
  • 50ml Pineapple Juice
  • 50ml Blanco Tequila
  • 1 Passionfruit
  • Salt

Method

  • Make a salt rim on your glass
  • Combine all ingredients in a shaker
  • Add ice and shake until well chilled
  • Strain into your glass
  • Garnish with half of a passionfruit
  • Enjoy!

For more inspiration, visit cointreau.com