Hot Honey Margarita

A short glass of margarita with lime slices, and ingredients around it.
Looking for a new signature cocktail? Try adding some hot honey in a classic margarita. A true match made in cocktail heaven and perfect all year-round! The subtle heat builds up as you drink and gets you coming back for more!

Prep Time 2 minutes
Total Time 2 minutes
Course Drinks
Servings 2


  • 60 ml tequila
  • 30 ml triple sec or orange liqueur
  • 30 ml fresh lime juice
  • 15 ml simple syrup
  • 5 ml Sweet Sting hot honey
  • Ice
  • Chilli salt for rimming
  • Lime wedge for garnish


  • Pour a little chilli salt in a circle on a small plate. Run a lime wedge around the edge of the glass and dip the glass in the salt, rotating until evenly coated. Set your glass aside.
  • In a shaker, combine the tequila, triple sec, lime juice, simple syrup and hot honey. Fill the rest of the shaker with ice. Shake for about 20s.
  • Strain and pour in your prepared glass.
  • Garnish with a lime wedge and enjoy cold.
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If whiskey is more your thing, try this Lynchburg lemonade and swap the simple syrup for hot honey too.

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