Video: Margarita Carlitos' Way

Posted by alisamanjarrez on Mar 12, 2012
Filed: Beverage/Cocktail
Tagged: jalapeno jalapeño margarita JLP tequila margarita veni vidi vici

Margarita Carlito's Way from on Vimeo.


  • 2 oz Tequlia (dark preferred like reposado)
  • 1 oz fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz jalapeño simple syrup

For the rim: Cayenne Pepper Chili Salt

  • 3/4 c Kosher salt
  • 1 tsp Cayenne pepper

Jalapeño simple syrup:

  • 1 c sugar
  • 1 c water
  • 3 jalapeños, chopped


Jalapeño simple syrup:

Combine chopped jalapeños, sugar and water, and boil for 10 minutes. Remove from heat and allow to steep for 30 minutes. Strain and discard seeds and jalapeño.


Combine ingredients, shake & serve over ice in salt-rimmed glass.