Hint: Our nutrition guidelines don't allow for it, but this is easily doubled. Use respectable ($28 or so a bottle) tequila and fresh-squeezed lime juice--the ingredients define this cocktail as much as the technique.
1 1/2 ounces silver tequila
1 ounce fresh lime juice
1 1/2 teaspoons agave nectar
1 1/2 teaspoons Grand Marnier (orange-flavored liqueur; optional)
1 lime wedge
Est. added sugars 8g
How to Make It
Combine the first 3 ingredients in a cocktail shaker or jar filled with ice. Seal and shake vigorously for 15 seconds. Fill a small tumbler with cracked ice. Strain margarita, add Grand Marnier, if desired, and garnish with a lime wedge.