Salt Or No Salt? Margaritas With A Twist!

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margarita ingredients Salt Or No Salt?  Margaritas With A Twist!

The most popular mixed bar drink is the margarita…  yum!

3 0718wine1 Salt Or No Salt?  Margaritas With A Twist! Tim Love’s Jalapeno Cucumber Margarita; Lonesome Dove, Fort Worth, Texas   (Serves 4)

8   1/8-inch slices of jalapeno
8   1/8-inch slices of cucumber
1/4 cup sugar
8 oz. Cointreau or orange juice
10 oz. Milagro Silver tequila
Juice from 2 limes
4   lime wedges
Large ice cubes
Kosher salt

Using a mortar and pestle, grind 4 slices jalepeno, 4 slices cucumber into 1/4 cup sugar. Pour mixture into a shaker. Add tequila, Cointreau and lime juice. Fill shaker with ice and shake heavily. Rub rim of 4 highball glasses with lime wedges and coat with salt. Fill with ice. Give the shaker one more shake and strain contents into each glass. Garnish with jalapeno and cucumber slices.

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