Lime margarita shimmer


  • Prep Time5 mins
  • Total Time5 mins
  • Makes2 drinks


  • 1/4 cup tequila

  • 2 tbsp Grand Marnier

  • 1 to 2 tbsp freshly squeezed lime juice

  • 3 to 4 ice cubes


  • In a bar shaker or small pitcher, stir tequila with Grand Marnier, 1 tbsp (15 mL) lime juice and ice. Shake well if using a bar shaker or, if using a pitcher, stir together. Taste, then stir in another tbsp (15 mL) lime juice, if needed. Strain into 2 small cocktail glasses and serve on the rocks. Garnish with a twist of lime.

Nutrition (per serving)

Calories 129, Carbohydrates 7.7g, Fat 0.1g, Sodium 2mg.

Treat guests to a Lime Margarita Shimmer on the deck before dinner.