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Spicy Cilantro Jalapeño Margaritas

Enjoy this tasty  jalapeño cilantro margarita recipe to help you celebrate Cinco de Mayo right!

Makes 4 cocktails

 

INGREDIENTS

  • 8 ounces silver tequila
  • 1/2 small jalapeño, thinly sliced
  • 1/4 cup fresh cilantro
  • Coarse salt
  • 5 1/2 ounces freshly squeezed lime juice
  • 2 1/2 ounces orange liqueur
  • 1 tablespoon agave nectar
  • Sprig of fresh cilantro, for garnish
  • Jalapeño slices, for garnish

METHOD

In a pint jar with a lid, mix together the tequila, jalapeño slices and cilantro. Set aside at room temp for 1 to 2 hours to infuse the tequila. Strain and discard the jalapeño
and cilantro. Refrigerate the infused tequila until ready to use.

Place the salt on a small plate. Run a wedge of lime around the top of the glasses. Dip the top of each glass into the salt. Fill the glasses with ice cubes; set aside.

In a cocktail shaker filled with ice, combine the infused tequila, lime juice, orange liqueur and agave nectar. Shake vigorously for at least a minute to thoroughly chill the drink.

Strain into the prepared glasses. Garnish each glass with a sprig of cilantro and jalapeño slices.