Jalapeno Margarita with Cucumber
This delicious, spicy and refreshing twist on the classic Margarita is sure to stimulate your taste buds.
Servings 2 drinks
- 3 slices cucumber plus more for garnish
- 3 slices jalapeno plus more for garnish
- 1 sprig cilantro - Optional - for garnish
- 2 oz lime juice
- 1 pinch kosher salt
- 6 oz Tequila blanco
- 4 oz Triple Sec
- 1 cup ice plus more for serving
Juice 1 - 2 limes to yield 2 oz of juice.
Muddle cucumber and jalapeno slices with a pinch of salt in a cocktail shaker.
Add ice, lime juice, tequila and triple sec to the shaker and shake vigorously for 20 seconds.
Strain and pour over fresh ice.
Garnish with a cucumber slice, a jalapeno slice, and cilantro if desired.