The first step to a healthier cocktail is stepping away from the bar, ditching pre-mixed juices, and heading to the kitchen. (Artificial ingredients not allowed!) Though it may not feel as convenient as heading to happy hour to order a margarita, making it yourself is way more delicious (and better for you).

7 Ingredients

  • Kosher salt
  • Ice
  • 4 ounces jalapeño-infused tequila
  • 1 ounce fresh lime juice
  • 1 1/2 ounces fresh orange juice
  • 2 ounces Grand Marnier
  • 2 lime wedges, for garnish


<ol> <li>Place salt onto a shallow plate.&nbsp;Fill a separate shallow plate with water.&nbsp;Dip two margarita glasses into&nbsp;water, then into salt, riming each glass. Fill with ice and set aside.</li> <li>Fill a cocktail shaker with ice, add tequila, juices, and&nbsp;Grand Marnier,&nbsp;and shake well.</li> <li>Pour into prepared glasses and garnish with lime wedges.</li></ol>

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