How are you celebrating the holiday?
1 1/2 oz. tequila
1 oz. fresh lime juice
1/2 oz. orange liqueur (try Cointreau or Triple Sec)
1/2 tsp. simple syrup
1 lime wedge
•Combine the tequila, lime juice, orange liqueur, simple syrup, and ice in a cocktail shaker and shake well for about 15 seconds.
•Salt the margarita glass by rubbing the lime wedge around the rim and then dipping the glass into kosher salt on a plate.
•Fill the glass with ice and strain the margarita into the glass. Garnish with the lime wedge.
Makes 1 drink