10 Recipes for a Cinco De Mayo Fiesta

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Lemon Lime Margaritas
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Makes 1 cocktail

1 part fresh lemon juice
1 part fresh lime juice
2 parts Cointreau
2 parts tequila

So, if you ... more 
Photo by: James Ransom
Lemon Lime Margaritas
Save and print this recipe on Food52.

Makes 1 cocktail

1 part fresh lemon juice
1 part fresh lime juice
2 parts Cointreau
2 parts tequila

So, if you have 1 oz. each lemon and lime juice, you have 2 oz. Cointreau and 2 oz. tequila. Mix all of the above, stir and serve over crushed ice. Scale up as desired. less 
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Fri, Apr 26, 2013 6:00 PM EDT

Cinco de Mayo is an all-around great holiday. There really aren't any lofty expectations that we have to live up to, which makes for more fun than stress. Plus, who would ever pass up tacos and margaritas? Neither would we.

To help you effortlessly plan your best fiesta yet, we've rounded up some of our favorite Mexican-inspired dishes.

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