Margarita cocktail recipe

The margarita cocktail are one of the easy cocktails, perfect for parties. It is the most popular cocktail in the United States. First made ​​it an American in Mexico, home of tequila. The first cocktail margarita was made ​​with Cointreau as second component and not triple sec as it is preferred nowadays.

Margarita Cocktail
Recipe Ingredients: 

50ml Tequila
15ml Cointreau or Triple Sec
15ml fresh lemon juice
Salt for garnish.

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Recipe Execution: 

Pour tequila, Cointreau and lemon juice in a shaker, fulfill with ice and shake well.
Strain into a chilled margarita glass or martini glass and on the glass rim put some salt.
Finally garnish with 2 lemon slices for the aesthetic part of the margarita cocktail recipe.

Recipe Notes: 

In order to put salt on the glass rim "sweep" around the rim with a slice of lemon and then touch the rim of the glass in a dish with salt.
Optionally you can add some crushed ice.