Looking for the perfect margarita recipe to make at home? Look no further! This recipe is simple, yet delicious, and is sure to impress your guests. It starts with a classic mix of tequila and lime juice but with a twist of freshly squeezed orange juice and a splash of Grand Marnier for added sweetness. The result is a perfectly balanced margarita that is both refreshing and satisfying. Whether you’re sipping on a sunny day or celebrating a special occasion, this margarita is the perfect drink for any occasion!


  • Kosher salt or coarsely ground sea salt
  • 2 ounces (¼ cup) silver tequila
  • 1 ½ ounces fresh lime juice
  • 1 ounce freshly squeezed orange juice
  • 1 ounce Grand Marnier
  • 1 lime wedge or round, for garnish


  • Salt the rim of a margarita or highball glass with salt (if desired)
  • Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add the tequila, freshly squeezed lime, orange juice, and Grand Marnier.
  • Shake for 30 seconds, until condensation forms on the outside of the shaker.
  • Strain the liquid into your glass and garnish with a slice of lime.