Traditional Blended Bar Margarita

Learn how to make a traditional Bar margarita! One of the crown jewels in the cocktail world is the traditional margarita recipe. Like some of the classic French and Italian recipes every chef should know, the Margarita is something that every bartender knows. The Margarita recipe is one of the easier cocktail recipes, and can be considered a "base cocktail". This means the recipe / formula, is the basis for many other cocktails. It's simplicity makes tweaking for personal tastes very easy.


Sweet and sour 2 Cup (32 tbs)
Triple sec 1/4 Cup (4 tbs)
Lime juice 1 Dash
Tequila 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Ice 2 Cup (32 tbs)



1. In the blendtec place the sweet and sour, triple sec, lime juice, tequila and ice.

2. Press the ice crush button on the blendtec.

3. Blend until smooth to desired consistency.


4. Serve the Margarita chilled.


If using a vitamix start off with speed 1 and slowly increase to speed 10 and then flip to high.

Let it run for 45 seconds.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Very Easy
Servings: 2

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 110Calories from Fat 1

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat %

Saturated Fat %

Trans Fat 0 g


Sodium 579 mg24.13%

Total Carbohydrates 18 g6%

Dietary Fiber %

Sugars 10 g

Protein %

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet