Total Time
Prep 10 mins
Cook 0 mins

This is my favorite flavor next to the original lime. Make on the rocks or frozen. The mix of coarse salt and sugar on the rim is the best.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 2 ounces tequila
  • 2 ounces orange liqueur
  • 2 ounces fresh-squeezed lime juice, about 2 limes
  • 6 ounces fresh-squeezed grapefruit juice, pink grapefruit is pretty
  • simple syrup, to taste
  • 2 tablespoons coarse salt
  • 2 teaspoons coarse sugar crystals
  • grapefruit, wedges for garnish
  • lime wedge, for garnish


  1. Mix tequila, orange liqueur, lime, and grapefruit juices well. If you think you need a little more sweetness, add a splash of simple syrup.
  2. Combine the coarse salt and sugar in a shallow bowl and mix together well.
  3. Rub one of the used lime or grapefruit rinds around the rim of two glasses and dip in cocktail salt/sugar mixture.
  4. Fill each glass with ice and pour in the margarita OR place the ice in a blender and mix the margarita mixture together to make a frozen margarita.
  5. Pour into 2 glasses and garnish with grapefruit and lime wedges.
Most Helpful

My new favorite margarita!

rosslare August 28, 2013

Thanks Parsley for a yummy margarita. It's so yummy. I used a sweet rim for it cause we don't like it salty. Made for Bargain Basement tag game

Boomette April 08, 2013