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Perfect Serrano Margarita

March 30, 2011
1 Ratings
  • Makes 1
Author Notes

Trust me. —clintonhillbilly

What You'll Need
  • 1 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1/2 ounce agave nectar
  • 1 1/2 ounces silver tequila
  • 1/3 serrano pepper with its seeds
  • salt
  1. In a cocktail shaker, combine tequila and serrano pepper and muddle to release the chile's heat and flavor.
  2. Prepare a glass by rubbing a little lime on the rim and dipping it into a plate of salt to make a salt rim. Fill the glass with ice.
  3. Shake cocktail shaker until your hand is very cold, then pour (through strainer) into glass.

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Recipe by: clintonhillbilly

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2 Reviews

clintonhillbilly June 29, 2011
You're welcome! Hope you enjoy
Sagegreen June 29, 2011
Thanks for this!