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a mojito margarita in a salt rimmed glass with fresh mint and a lime wedge

Mojito Margarita

This Mojito Margarita is the mojito made with tequila you've been dreaming about your whole life or at least since you read the title of this post.

Prep Time 5 minutes
Servings 1 cocktail


  • 5 mint leaves plus more for garnishing
  • 1/2 ounce lime juice
  • 1 ounce simple syrup plus more to rim the glass
  • 2 ounces tequila
  • 3 ounces club soda
  • kosher salt (optional)
  • lime wedge for garnishing


  1. Optional: Coat the rim of the glass with simple syrup and dip in kosher salt.

  2. In the bottom of a tumbler, muddle mint leaves, lime juice, and simple syrup.  

  3. Add in the tequila, add ice, and top with club soda.  Give it a gentle stir.

  4. Garnish with mint leaves and a lime wedge.