Video: Jalapeño Margarita, a Margarita with a Kick

What’s better than a straight up margarita recipe? A spicy one! Add some jalapeño tequila to give this classic cocktail a delicious spicy twist.



1 ounce jalapeño tequila (make by soaking sliced jalapeños in tequila overnight)

1 ounce Grand Marnier

freshly squeezed lemon juice

freshly squeezed orange juice

sliced jalapeño and lime for serving


Line the rim of your glass with salt by wetting it and dipping into a shallow dish filled with salt. Tap off excess. Add your tequila, Grand Marnier, lemon juice and orange juice and shake. Garnish with wedged lime and a slice of jalapeño.

About the Author: Aisling Rice


Aisling Rice graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute with a Bachelor of Science in Electronic Media, Arts and Communication. Aisling has a passion for graphic and information design as well as everything food related.