Popular Margarita Mix Drink Recipes

Margarita is a very popular tequila based summer cocktail.  It is a Mexican cocktail flavored with orange liqueur or lemon juice.  It’s a very refreshing drink and can be made in many ways.  The three basic ways to serve this cocktail is neat, on the rocks or frozen.

Types Of Margarita Mix Drinks

Classic Margarita

Classic Margarita

Preparation time: 5 minutes
Serving: 1

Ingredients

90 ml or 3 parts tequila
30 ml or 1 part triple sec
1 lime
Lemon wedges for garnish
Salt rimed margarita glass
Cocktail shaker
Crushed ice

Method

1. Take a cocktail shaker. Fill it half with crushed ice then pour tequila and triple sec into the shaker. Squeeze lime into it and close the lid. Shake well.

2. Rub the rind of lime on the rim of the margarita glass and turn the glass upside down on a flat dish containing salt. Turn around to get a salt rim.

3. Strain the drink into the salt rim margarita glass and garnish it with lemon wedges. Classic margarita has a bold citrus flavor that goes with meals or snacks.  It goes well with everything.

Mexican Margarita Mix

Mexican Margarita Mix

Preparation time: 5 minutes
Serving: 1

Ingredients

60 ml or 2 parts tequila
30 ml or 1 part orange liqueur
1 lime
60 ml orange juice
1 splash soda
Crushed ice
Cocktail shaker
Olives or lemon slice to garnish
Salt rimed cocktail glass

Method

1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Pour the drinks one by one into it. First start with tequila then  pour the orange liqueur, orange juice and finally a splash of soda. Squeeze lime into it and close the lid. Shake well.

2. Rub the rind of lime on the rim of the margarita glass and turn the glass upside down on a flat dish containing salt. Turn around to get a salt rim.

3. Strain the drink into the salt rimed glass and garnish it with olives or lemon slice or with both.

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Frozen Strawberry Margarita

Frozen Strawberry Margarita

Preparation time:  3 minutes
Serving: 1

Ingredients

8-10 fresh or frozen strawberries
90 ml or 3 parts tequila
60 ml or 2 parts triple sec
60 ml or 2 parts orange liqueur
1 lime
2 teaspoon castor sugar
Salt rim margarita glass
8-10 ice cubes
Blender

Method

1. Take a blender and put the ice cubes into it. Roughly chop the strawberries and put it in the blender. Squeeze the lime and now pour the drinks one by one, tequila, triple sec and orange liqueur. Add sugar and close the lid.

2. To get a salt rim first rub the rind of lemon on the rim of the glass. Now take a flat dish and sprinkle salt on it. Turn the glass upside down and put it on the flat dish with the salt in it.  Turn the glass round and round so that the salt coats the rim nicely.

3. Pour the drink into the glass and serve. To make pineapple margarita just substitute strawberries with chunks of pineapple and the rest of the recipe is same as mentioned above.

Mojito Margarita Recipe

Mojito Margarita Recipe

Preparation time: 5 minutes
Serving: 1

Ingredients

60 ml or 2 parts tequila
1 lemon juice
120 ml or 4 parts lemonade
Broken mint leaves
Lemon wedges to garnish
Salt rim Collin glass
Crushed ice

Method

1. Take a salt rim Collin glass and fill it half with crushed ice. Pour the tequila into the glass and lemon juice. Turn the glass from side to side to blend well.

2. Put the broken mint leaves into the glass and top it up with lemonade. Garnish it with lemon wedges.