Total Time
Prep 2 mins
Cook 0 mins

Found the recipe on Yahoo Shine. I leave out the blue coloring. Just really wanted a traditional margarita

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 4 ice cubes
  • 4 12 ounces tequila
  • 3 ounces lime juice
  • 3 ounces simple syrup
  • blue food coloring
  • extra tequila, to rim the glass
  • blue sanding sugar
  • kosher salt


  1. in cocktail shaker put tequila, lime juice and simple syrup.
  2. Shake Well.
  3. add a few drops of food coloring and shake lightly.
  4. pour a thin layer of tequila on a plate.
  5. On a second plate put equal amounts of blue sugar and salt and mix.
  6. dip the rim of glass first in tequila and then in sugar salt mixture.
  7. Put ice cubes in glass.
  8. strain your beverage into glass.