TOP SHELF MARGARITA
Z'Tejas Southwest Grill Copycat Recipe
1 1/4 oz. Silver Tequila (Herradura brand recommended)
3/4 oz. Cointreau Orange Liqueur
1 oz. fresh Lime Juice
1 ounce Simple Syrup (see note)
In a shaker, add all the ingredients. Top the shaker and shake vigorously. Pour into a salted margarita glass filled with ice. Garnish with a wedge of fresh cut lime.
Notes: Simple syrup is 3 parts water to 1 part sugar that is cooked over low heat until clear, then boiled for a minute before use.