Spicy Margarita⚓︎

Based on a post by Chrissy Teigen on Instagram

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Makes 2 drinks

  • Drink
    • 4 oz blanco tequila⁠
    • 3 oz fresh lime juice
    • 1.5 oz orange juice⁠
    • 1 oz agave syrup (or possibly substitute simple syrup)⁠
    • 3-4 rounds sliced from a small jalapeño
  • Garnish
    • Lime wheels
    • Kosher salt, for rimming the glasses⁠


  • Combine ingredients in a shaker
  • Salt the glasses and add ice cubes
  • Add ice cubes in the shaker, shake, and strain
    • Optionally, toss in a one or two jalapeño rounds for garnish


  • Originally made with maple syrup, but the flavor was too strong, so stick with agave or simple syrup
  • As an alternative, take a look at the Washington Post recipe