Monday, April 27, 2020

ITALIAN LIMONCELLO MARGARITA



ITALIAN LIMONCELLO MARGARITA



The Limoncello Margarita is a lemon and Italian version of this classic and sexy cocktail, based on tequila, limoncello and lemon juice.


Ingredients
  • 2 ounces tequila
  • 2 ounces limoncello
  • Lemon slices for garnish
  • 2 ounces fresh lime juice
  • 1 tablespoon kosher salt
  • 1 tablespoon lemon zest
  • 2 ounces fresh lemon juice
  • Splash of sparkling water or club soda, optional
  • 2 tablespoons agave, or another sweetener of choice


Instructions
  1. In a plate, combine lemon zest with kosher salt. Run a lemon wedge around the rim of the glasses and dip them in lemon salt to coat.
  2. In a cocktail shaker, add ice, tequila, limoncello, lemon juice, lime juice and agave. Shake it up! Pour in two glasses with ice.
  3. Add a splash of sparkling water or club soda, if desired. Garnish with a lemon wedge. Enjoy your drink!