The Perfect Cocktail Recipe

From Our Cookbook!

This recipe is one of our favorites from our upcoming book, Great Tastes. If you like what you see – and we’re sure you will! – pre-order it here.

Grapefruit Margarita

Makes 1 drink

Ice

3 tablespoons fresh grapefruit juice

3 tablespoons tequila

1 tablespoon fresh lime juice

2 teaspoons simple syrup (see Note) or honey

In an ice-filled shaker, combine the grapefruit juice, tequila, lime juice, and simple syrup and shake well. Strain into an ice-filled rocks glass.

NOTE: To make simple syrup, combine 2 teaspoons sugar with 2 teaspoons water and heat in a microwave for 15 to 30 seconds, until the sugar is dissolved. Refrigerate until chilled. Alternatively, do this on a stovetop.

*Photographed by Aubrie Pick

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