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two ice cold glasses of mezcal margaritas
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The Perfect Mezcal Margarita

A perfectly balanced, slightly sweet, super-refreshing mezcal margarita!
Prep Time10 mins
Course: Drinks
Cuisine: Mexican
Servings: 1
Calories: 181kcal


  • 2 oz mezcal regular tequila works too!
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz honey syrup
  • salt for the rim


  • Put all of the ingredients, minus the salt, into a cocktail shaker or jar with a tight-fitting lid (I use a mason jar). Fill the shaker with ice and shake vigorously until you feel that everything is cold. Strain into a chilled glass with fresh ice, garnish with a lime wedge.

Honey Syrup:

  • Bring 1/2c honey and 1/2c water to a boil. Simmer on low for five minutes. Pour into a jar and let cool completely before using.


Honey syrup will last for up to three months in the pantry or refrigerator. 


Serving: 6oz | Calories: 181kcal | Carbohydrates: 14g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Sodium: 2mg | Sugar: 12g | Vitamin C: 9mg