Jalapeño Margaritas

Plus: Ultimate Cocktail Guide

  • Active:
  • Servings: 6
KEY: Spring, Summer, Barbecue/Cookout, Cocktail Party, Game Day, New Year's Eve, Caribbean, Latin American, Mexican, Cocktails, Staff Favorites

Related Video

More Videos
SOMM: Into the Bottle – Robert Mondavi

Ingredients

  • 1 jalapeño, poked with a knife
  • 1 1/3 cups tequila
  • 1 cup orange liqueur
  • 1 cup fresh lime juice (10 limes)
  • 3 tablespoons superfine sugar
  • Kosher salt and ice

How to make this recipe

  1. In a jar, steep the jalapeño and tequila; keep at room temperature for 3 days.
  2. Strain the tequila into a large pitcher and discard the jalapeño. Stir in the orange liqueur, lime juice and sugar.
  3. Pour the salt and a small amount of the margarita onto 2 rimmed plates. Dip the rims of 6 glasses into the margarita, then into the salt. Fill each glass with ice, pour in the margarita and serve.
Contributed By Published January 2006

Related Video

More Videos
SOMM: Into the Bottle – Robert Mondavi




485797 recipes/jalapeno-margaritas 2013-12-06 Carolina Buia, Isabel González spring|summer|barbecue-cookout|cocktail-party|game-day|new-years-eve|caribbean|latin-american|mexican|cocktails|6|staff-favorite january-2006,carolina buia,isabela gonza,jalapeno margarita,spicy cocktail,tequila cocktail recipes,jalapeno-margaritas 485797
Close