Cadillac Margarita Recipe

Rating 5.0
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The next-level Cadillac margarita is made from high-quality reposado tequila. This recipe gets a unique and spicy kick from a salt rim speckled with red pepper flakes.
Cocktails
Mexican
6
ingredients
5
steps
10
minutes
Tiffany La Forge is a professional chef, cookbook author, and food writer who graduated from The Institute of Culinary Education in New York City. She runs the seasonal food blog, Parsnips and Pastries, and is author of The Modern Cast Iron Cookbook.

Ingredients

Servings:
1
1 1/2 oz
tequila reposado
1 oz
orange liqueur
1 oz
lime juice
1
lime wedge
sea salt, for garnish
red pepper flakes, for garnish

Directions 5 steps | 10 Minutes

Step 1

Fill a glass with ice and water and let it get very cold. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice and add the tequila, orange liqueur and lime juice.

Step 2

Shake well for 30 seconds or until the outside of the shaker becomes cold and frosty.

Step 3

Remove ice and water from the glass, and cover the glass rim with the lime wedge. Mix together the salt and a pinch of red pepper flakes in a flat dish.

Step 4

Roll the glass rim in the salt mixture. Pour the drink into the chilled glass.

Step 5

Serve immediately garnished with a lime wedge. Enjoy!

Nutrition Per Serving
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CALORIES
195
FAT
0.1 g
PROTEIN
0.2 g
CARBS
12.4 g

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Fred M.

Fred

07 Jul 2022

A new favorite among my friends, absolutely going in my recipe book!

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