Cocktail & Other Recipes By Spirit Tequila & Mezcal Cocktails


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Add a light Mexican beer to get a super-refreshing Margarita.


  • Salt, to rim (optional)

  • 2 ounces tequila

  • 3/4 ounce Cointreau

  • 1 ounce lime juice, freshly squeezed

  • 4 ounces Modelo Especial beer

  • Garnish: lime wheel


  1. If desired, coat the rim of a highball glass with salt, fill with ice and set aside.

  2. Add the tequila, Cointreau and lime juice to a shaker with ice and shake until well-chilled.

  3. Strain into the prepared glass.

  4. Top with the beer.

  5. Garnish with a lime wheel.