If there’s one drink made for a celebration, it’s the classic margarita. It’s a delicious crowd-pleasing favorite. This margarita is easy to make and sure to please. This recipe is the best margarita recipe ever, and it’s a simple margarita recipe. That’s right; you only need three ingredients and ice—Tequila, Cointreau, and lime juice. Check out the recipe and download the FREE recipe card below to help you remember how to make this delicious drink.
Simple Margarita Ingredients
White Tequila 2oz
Fresh Lime Juice 2oz
Simple Margarita Instructions
For the best margarita recipe you’ll ever try simply pour all ingredients into a shaker. Fill with ice. Shake 20-30 times. Strain into a glass with fresh ice.
Mix Up The Best Margarita Ever
The simple margarita recipe is exceptionally straight forward, easy to make, and delicious, it’s hard to suggest changing perfection. Having said that, here are a few ways you can mix this recipe up a bit.
Add a handful of your favorite frozen fruit and blend. Depending on the ripeness of the fruit, you may want to add a couple of teaspoons of sugar. This will give a more frozen style margarita.
You can replace the Cointreau with Gran Marnier if you prefer.
If you want to use a store-bought mix solution, replace the Cointreau and 1 oz. of lime juice with the mixer. You’ll use 2oz. Tequila, .5oz. lime juice, and 1.5oz. store-bought mix.
If you are looking for something lighter, why not try a Campari and Soda?
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