Key lime margarita

It’s summer! The time when I reach for Lucy Buffett’s cookbook before anything else.

This one is based on Lucy’s Cadillac Margarita, adapted to, naturally, include key lime juice. Because I am obsessed love it.

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Ingredients

1.5 ounces tequila 3/4 ounce Grand Marnier 1 ounce key lime juice
1 ounce simple syrup
juice of 1/2 lime

Instructions

Combine all ingredients in a shaker with as much ice as will fit
Do the margarita dance (shake it up)
Run a lime wedge around the edge of the glass and dip it in coarse salt
When the drink is fabulously cold and frothy, pour into said glass and enjoy.Schema/Recipe SEO Data Markup by ZipList Recipe Plugin2.2http://oneparticularkitchen.com/2010/05/31/key-lime-margarita/Copyright One Particular Kitchen – All Rights Reserved

Simple syrup

Try not to be blown away by the beauty of that picture, okay?

I saw bottled simple syrup for sale the other day for a kind of ridiculous price and I was kind of horrified. Its name is no accident, folks; this stuff is crazy easy to make.

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