Classic Margarita

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Once you've got the 411 on Tequila from Cocktail Deeva Dee Brun, here's the perfect recipe to put your knowledge to good use.

Classic Margarita

Ingredients

2 ounces tequila made from 100 per cent agave, preferably reposado or blanco
1 ounce Cointreau
1 ounce freshly squeezed lime juice
1 ounce pineapple juice
cilantro
Salt for garnish

Directions

1. Combine tequila, Cointreau, and lime juice in cocktail shaker filled with ice.
2. Muddle cilantro and add to shaker.
3. Moisten rim of Margarita or other cocktail glass with lime juice or water.
4. Holding glass upside down, dip rim into salt. Shake and strain drink into glass and serve.

 

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