Grand Margarita


  • 3 cups water
  • 1 1/2 cups fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 cups cointreau
  • 1 1/2 cups silver tequila
  • 1 lime, cut into 8 wedges
  • coarse salt


Grand Margarita Glass

Preparation instructions:

  1. Combine the water, lime juice, tequila, and cointreau in a half-gallon pitcher. Stir to mix.
  2. To serve, rub the rim of a margarita glass with lime, and dip in salt. Fill the glass with ice, and top with the tequila mixture. Garnish with a slice of lime.

Original recipe makes 6 servings