Margarita - Shaken & Strong

Strong, shaken, and sooooo easy to drink.

RECIPE PREPARATION

Makes 1

Place some salt on a small plate. Rub rim of an old-fashioned or rocks glass with lime (reserve for serving); dip in salt. Fill with ice and set aside.

Combine tequila, lime juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Fill shaker with ice, cover, and shake vigorously until outside of shaker is very cold, about 20 seconds.

Strain cocktail through a Hawthorne strainer or a slotted spoon into reserved glass. Garnish with lime wheel.

INGREDIENTS

Kosher salt (for serving)

½ thick lime wheel (for serving)

2 oz. tequila blanco

¾ oz. fresh lime juice

¾ oz. simple syrup