5 from 8 votes
North End Margarita-- This margarita was inspired by the city of Boston and involves a muddled tomato and a lemon/thyme/pepper citrus salt rim | wearenotmartha.com
North End Margarita
Prep Time
10 mins
Total Time
10 mins

This North End Margarita, inspired by the city of Boston, involves muddled tomato and a lemon/thyme/pepper citrus salt rim and is just one of the entries in Patrón Tequila's Search for 2018's Margarita of the Year!

Course: Drink
Servings: 1 margarita
Author: We are not Martha
  • 2 oz. Patrón Reposado
  • 1/2 oz. Patrón Citrónge Orange
  • 1/2 oz. lemon juice
  • 1/4 oz. agave nectar
  • 2 whole cherry tomatoes
  • 2 thyme sprigs
  • Lemon/thyme/pepper citrus salt rim*
  1. In the bottom of a cocktail shaker, muddle one cherry tomato with agave nectar.

  2. Add liquid ingredients and one thyme sprig and shake vigorously with ice to chill.

  3. Strain through a mesh strainer into a chilled coupe that has been rimmed with the seasoned salt.

  4. Garnish with remaining cherry tomato and thyme sprig, but don’t go (historically) overboard.

Recipe Notes

**Lemon/thyme/pepper citrus salt rim: Combine 2 tablespoons kosher salt, 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme, and a twist of black pepper with the zest of half a lemon.