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Lagerita Cocktail Recipe

Lagerita cocktail

Published: October 8, 2018 at 2:13 pm
  • Preparation and cooking time
    • Total time
  • Easy
  • Serves 2

This lagerita takes the tequila from a classic margarita and adds beer. Make this quick and easy cocktail recipe for a simple drink this summer


Try this lagerita cocktail recipe then check out our classic margarita. Also learn how to make your own sugar syrup to use in this cocktail.


  • 2 limes, zested
  • 2 tsp flaky sea salt
  • 1 tsp mild chilli powder
  • 50ml tequila
  • 50ml lime juice
  • 25ml sugar syrup
  • 500ml lager or light IPA


  • STEP 1

    Zest 2 limes onto a plate and mix with 2 tsp of flaky sea salt and 1 tsp mild chilli powder. Rub a wedge of lime around the rim of 2 glasses then press them into the lime mix.

  • STEP 2

    Tip crushed ice and a lime wedge into each glass. Mix 50ml of tequila, 50ml of lime juice and 25ml of sugar syrup. Divide between the 2 glasses and top up with lager or a light IPA.

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