How To Tell If You Are Making Margaritas Properly

05/05/2015 03:36 pm ET | Updated May 05, 2015

This is important.

As most people are aware, the margarita is the ideal refresher. No matter where you are while sipping, the taste of the sweet and tart beverage instantly transports you to a sun-filled place where the tiny umbrella in your glass sways gently in the breeze. But have you been shaking up this cocktail incorrectly all this time? See the chart below to find out.

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