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Pineapple Jalapeño Margarita

Enjoy the heat with this refreshing pineapple Margarita that boasts a touch of spicy jalapeño. Because what goes better with pineapple and tequila than a hit of chile heat?

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Ingredients

  • 2 tbsp Sugar
  • 1 tbsp Black pepper
  • 3/4 oz Triple sec
  • 1 1” pineapple chunk
  • 1 Jalapeño round, thinly sliced
  • 1 1/2 oz Cazadores reposado tequila
  • 1/2 oz Fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 oz Pineapple juice
  • Garnish: Lime wedge
  • Garnish: Pineapple chunk
  • Garnish: Jalapeño round

Steps

  1. Combine the sugar and black pepper in a shallow dish. Wet the rim of the glass with the slice of lime, and gently rotate the rim into the sugar and pepper mix to coat the edge of the glass evenly.

  2. Add the triple sec, pineapple chunk and jalapeño round into a mixing tin and gently muddle.

  3. Add the tequila, lime juice and pineapple juice. Add ice and shake.

  4. Double-strain over fresh ice into the rimmed glass.

  5. Garnish with a lime wedge, pineapple chunk and jalapeño round.