The Ultimate Margarita
5oz fresh squeezed lime juice (approx. 4 limes)
3oz fresh squeezed lemon juice (approx. 2 lemons)
2oz simple syrup
8oz quality tequila (e.g. Sauza Hornitos or Sauza Conmemerativo)
3oz Grand Marnier
Simple syrup is made by combining equal parts sugar and water, heating to a boil until sugar is dissolved and then cooling.
Mix ingredients. Shake with ice cubes. Serve in frosted and salted glass.
Makes 4 glasses margarita—just enough for a pleasant evening for two.
Recommended recovery period: 3 hours.