This recipe is inspired by a secret ingredient featured on Bravo's new series, Recipe for Deception. New episodes EVERY THURS @ 10/9c.
Fresh Ginger (2 in)
. Prepare the sliced
Fresh Ginger (1/2 cup)
and keep separate.
Grate the 2-inch piece of ginger onto a paper towel.
Squeeze the excess moisture out of the grated ginger using a paper towel.
On a small plate, combine the grated squeezed ginger,
Kosher Salt (2 Tbsp)
Pure Cane Sugar (1/2 Tbsp)
Pure Cane Sugar (1/2 cup)
, sliced ginger root and
Water (1/2 cup)
in a sauce pot.
Bring to a boil, reduce to a simmer, and cook for 5 minutes.
Turn off the heat and let cool at room temperature for 15 minutes.
When the syrup is cool, strain through a fine mesh strainer.
Juice 2 of the
and slice the other Lime into wheels to use as a garnish.
In a cocktail shaker, combine
Silver Tequila (4 fl oz)
Grand Marnier (1 fl oz)
, 2 ounces of lime juice and 1.5 ounces of the ginger simple syrup. Add some ice and shake for 10 seconds.
Run a lime wedge around the edge of two glasses. Dip each glass into the salt-ginger mixture.
Serve the margaritas up or on the rocks - bartender's choice! Enjoy!