Tested till perfect Classic Margarita
Classic Margarita
Photography by Matthew Kimura

Classic Margarita

Make this perennial favourite with white or yellow tequila as desired.

By The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Source: Holiday Best: 2003

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  • Portion size 8


  • 1-1/2 cups 1-1/2cupstequila
  • 1/2 cup 1/2cuporange liqueur
  • 1/3 cup 1/3cuplime juice
  • coarse salt
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In pitcher, stir together tequila, liqueur and lime juice. Top with ice; stir until well chilled. Strain into glasses rimmed with salt.

Additional information :

Strawberry Margarita: Stir in 1 cup (250 mL) pur? frozen strawberries. Garnish each glass with fresh strawberry.

Kiwi Margarita: Stir in 1 cup (250 mL) pur? peeled cored kiwifruits (about 8). Garnish each glass with slice of kiwifruit, and fresh strawberry.

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