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A Perfect Margarita Recipe
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A Perfect Margarita

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"This margarita is the absolute best! You need a shaker to make it, however."

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  1. Salt the rims of 2 large margarita glasses. To do so, pour salt onto a small plate, moisten the rims of the glasses on a damp towel and press them into the salt.
  2. In a cocktail mixer 3/4 full of ice, combine tequila, Grand Marnier, cointreau, simple syrup, raspberry liqueur and lime juice. Pour in sweet and sour until ice is covered. Shake vigorously and strain into glass.
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Jan 25, 2004

this was good. I think I like my drinks a little less syrupy though.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Jan 25, 2004

Not bad, but a bit much on the syrup. Don't really like raspberry with my tequila.


9 Ratings

Aug 05, 2002

This is a drink that can be served at any gathering.

Jan 19, 2006

This is pretty good. I added just a little less syrup and used sugar on the rims instead of salt. It's kind of like Applebee's perfect margarita. Yummy!

Dec 31, 2006

Good drink but you really should use sugar instead of salt to rim the glass.

Aug 04, 2007

OH, so good....I just can't say enough. Be sure to use top shelf liquors and you will be happy. YUm yum yum!

Apr 21, 2012

All I can say is YUM!


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