Mezcal Margarita

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Mezcal Margarita Recipe

Photo: Hector Sanchez Styling: Claire Spollen

Mezcal gets its signature smoky flavor from the slow-roasted and distilled hearts of agave plants.

Serves 2 (serving size: about 1/2 cup)


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1 tablespoon light agave nectar
1/8 teaspoon salt
2 ounces mezcal
2 ounces fresh lime juice
1 ounce Grand Marnier (orange-flavored liqueur)
2 lime slices


Hands-on: 10 Minutes
Total: 10 Minutes

1. Combine all ingredients except lime slices in a cocktail shaker filled with ice. Stir vigorously for 30 seconds; strain into 2 ice-filled glasses. Garnish each drink with a lime slice.

Created date

March 2016

Nutritional Information

Calories 146
Fat 0.0 g
Satfat 0.0 g
Monofat 0.0 g
Polyfat 0.0 g
Protein 0.0 g
Carbohydrate 14 g
Fiber 0.0 g
Cholesterol 0.0 mg
Iron 0.0 mg
Sodium 121 mg
Calcium 4 mg
Sugars 12 g
Est. Added Sugars 11 g