This twist on the traditional margarita serves up a juicy, spicy sweetness from its surprisingly complimentary flavours. Fresh mango dashed with a tajin zing, if you’re looking for an energized, zesty fruity cocktail, this one’s for you.
2 ounces tequila
2 jalapeño coins, seeds removed
1 1/2 lime, juiced
1.5 oz orange juice
2–3 jalapeño slices
1 tsp jalapeño juice (from a jar of pickled jalapeños)
1 tsp agave syrup
- Combine the lime juice, orange juice, jalapeno juice, agave syrup, and tequila in a cocktail shaker and shake.
- Shake 10-15 seconds.
- Rim your glass with lime juice and rub into the Tajin seasoning until the rim is completely coated.
- Strain the mixture over ice after rimming your glass.
- Garnish with jalapeño coins and lime wheel.