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  • How to make the ultimate margarita from Capitol Bar in Boise

    Kevin Hopper, bar manager at Capitol Bar, 6100 W. State St. in Boise, shows you how to make a classic margarita with a juicy twist: Capitol Bar's Cinco de Mayo Margarita. Ingredients: 1.5 oz. premium tequila, .75 oz. Cointreau, .75 oz. fresh lime juice, .5 oz. simple syrup, .5 oz. fresh orange juice, chile salt. Method: Fill mixing glass with first four ingredients. Add ice and shake. Strain into a chile-salt-rimmed, old-fashioned glass filled with ice. Squeeze fresh orange juice over top. Garnish with orange peel.

Kevin Hopper, bar manager at Capitol Bar, 6100 W. State St. in Boise, shows you how to make a classic margarita with a juicy twist: Capitol Bar's Cinco de Mayo Margarita. Ingredients: 1.5 oz. premium tequila, .75 oz. Cointreau, .75 oz. fresh lime juice, .5 oz. simple syrup, .5 oz. fresh orange juice, chile salt. Method: Fill mixing glass with first four ingredients. Add ice and shake. Strain into a chile-salt-rimmed, old-fashioned glass filled with ice. Squeeze fresh orange juice over top. Garnish with orange peel. Joe Jaszewski jjaszewski@idahostatesman.com
Kevin Hopper, bar manager at Capitol Bar, 6100 W. State St. in Boise, shows you how to make a classic margarita with a juicy twist: Capitol Bar's Cinco de Mayo Margarita. Ingredients: 1.5 oz. premium tequila, .75 oz. Cointreau, .75 oz. fresh lime juice, .5 oz. simple syrup, .5 oz. fresh orange juice, chile salt. Method: Fill mixing glass with first four ingredients. Add ice and shake. Strain into a chile-salt-rimmed, old-fashioned glass filled with ice. Squeeze fresh orange juice over top. Garnish with orange peel. Joe Jaszewski jjaszewski@idahostatesman.com
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