Sunny Citrus Margarita

This classic margarita with tequila and Grand Marnier is a refreshing and zesty cocktail that's perfect for any occasion. The combination of tequila, Grand Marnier, and freshly squeezed lime juice creates a deliciously tangy and citrusy flavor with a hint of sweetness from the simple syrup. Rimmed with Maldon sea salt and garnished with a wedge of lime, this vibrant drink is a delightful treat for the senses.

Sunny Citrus Margarita

A refreshing and zesty margarita with tequila, Grand Marnier, and fresh lime juice, garnished with a salted rim and lime wedge.

4.80 from 53 votes
Prep Time 15 mins
Total Time 15 mins


  • 2 oz Tequila
  • 1.50 oz Grand Marnier
  • 2 oz lime juice
  • 1.50 oz simple syrup
  • Salt for rimming the glass
  • Lime wedge for garnish
  • Ice


  1. In a mixing glass, combine the tequila, Grand Marnier, lime juice, and simple syrup.
  2. Rim the edge of a margarita glass with a lime wedge, then dip it in salt.
  3. Fill the glass with ice.
  4. Pour the margarita mixture into the glass.
  5. Squeeze a lime wedge into the drink for added citrus flavor.
  6. Garnish with a lime wedge.