Classic Margarita

How to mix the perfect margarita cocktail. 

Preparation time: less than 30 mins
Serves: 1


35ml/1¼fl oz Reposado Tequila
20ml/¾fl oz Cointreau
35ml/1¼fl oz fresh lime juice
handful of ice cubes
Droitwich Salt (ground)
lime wedge, to garnish


1. Dampen the rim of the Martini glass with water then dip in Droitwich Salt.

2. Pour the Tequila, Cointreau and lime juice into a cocktail shaker.

3. Add a handful of ice cubes and shake vigorously for 10-15 seconds.

4. Strain into the glass and add a lime wedge on the rim by way of garnish.

Terra Newman