Cara Cara Orange Margaritas | A Nerd Cooks
Cara Cara Orange Margaritas
Prep Time
5 mins
 
Course: Beverage, Cocktail
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 1 cocktail
Author: Lauren Pacek
Ingredients
  • lime wedge, for rimming glass
  • kosher salt, for rimming glass
  • 2 oz Cara Cara orange juice, freshly squeezed
  • 1 1/2 oz blanco or silver tequila
  • 3/4 oz triple sec
  • 1/2 lime, juiced
  • lime and Cara Cara orange wedges, for garnish
Instructions
  1. Rim a rocks or margarita glass with lime juice and kosher salt. See the notes for detailed instructions on how to do this. Add ice to the glass and set aside.

  2. Over ice, add the orange juice, tequila, triple sec, and lime juice to a cocktail shaker. Shake until very cold.

  3. Strain the drink into the prepared glass.

  4. Garnish with lime and Cara Cara orange wedges.

Recipe Notes

Notes:

How to rim a glass with salt (or sugar)