Margarita salt

Best Margarita Salt Recipe

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  • Author: Sonja
  • Prep Time: 5 minutes
  • Cook Time: 0 minutes
  • Total Time: 5 minutes
  • Yield: 1/4 cup 1x


This margarita salt recipe makes the best margarita salt rim! This zesty garnish takes any cocktail from meh to a masterpiece. Here’s how to make it.



  • 2 tablespoons kosher salt
  • Zest of 1 lime
  • Zest of 1/2 orange


  1. Place all ingredients on a cutting board and crush them together using a rolling pin. Break any large pieces of zest with your fingers.
  2. Store in a sealed container at room temperature for up to 1 month.

  • Category: Drink
  • Method: Raw
  • Cuisine: American

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