In his cocktail guide, Simon Difford describes this drink as "One of the best Margarita recipes around." The balance is perfect and an extra richness is generated from the combination of both fresh and cordial lime.
Serve in a Coupette glass and garnish with a salt rim.
The subtle hues of the Elegante Margarita cocktail.
Fill a Coupette glass with ice and water to chill it while mixing the cocktail.
Add lots of ice to the mixing tin.
Shake the drink well until condensation forms on the outside of the mixing tin.
Discard the ice and water in the glass.
Strain the contents of the mixing tin into the glass.
Taste the cocktail and if necessary adjust the balance with a touch of extra sugar or citrus juice.
Garnish the cocktail with a salt rim.