Mezcal Margarita

The Mezcal Margarita is a smoky, complex twist on the classic Margarita. By swapping out tequila for mezcal, this cocktail takes on a deeper, more nuanced flavor profile that's both earthy and robust. It's a sophisticated choice for those who appreciate the smoky allure of mezcal and the balanced tartness of a well-crafted Margarita.


  • 2 oz Mezcal
  • 1 oz Fresh Lime Juice
  • 1 oz Triple Sec or Cointreau
  • Ice cubes
  • Salt for rimming the glass
  • Lime wheel for garnish


  1. Rim the glass with salt.
  2. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice cubes.
  3. Add the mezcal, lime juice, and triple sec or Cointreau.
  4. Shake well until chilled.
  5. Strain into the salt-rimmed glass.
  6. Garnish with a lime wheel.