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Key Lime Margarita With Cayenne

garden cocktails key lime margarita

Also delicious when you sprinkle the cayenne on top of the drink! Made this when I was in Texas a few weeks back when I was visiting. Don’t see key limes in the NYC groceries very often so need to take advantage when in Texas. While we were at the HEB grocery, I also saw a Buddha’s hand fruit and my Midwestern self had NO idea that these existed!

buddha's hand

? Key Lime Margarita With Cayenne ?

Course Drinks
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 1 person


  • 2 oz fresh key lime juice
  • 1 tbsp agave nectar to taste
  • 2 oz tequila
  • .5 oz triple sec or orange liqueur
  • 1 key lime for garnish
  • Coarse salt + cayenne for rim


  1. Add all ingredients, shake, pour in old-fashioned glass over ice!