Traeger Kitchen


Smoked Jacobsen Salt Margarita

Prep Time

5 Minutes

Cook Time

1 Days

Effort

Pellets

Apple

Give meats and veggies a shake of this smoked Jacobsen salt. It’s no ordinary flavoring when it’s smoked on the Traeger.

Ingredients

How many people are you serving?

2

Units of Measurement:

main
  • kosher sea salt

  • 3 Cup Jacobsen Co. Honey

  • 6 Ounce tequila

  • 4 Ounce fresh squeezed lime juice

  • 1/2 Cup Jacobsen Salt Co. Cherrywood Smoked Salt or smoked kosher salt

  • 2 Ounce simple syrup

  • 2 Teaspoon orange liqueur

Steps

  • 1

    If making your own smoked salt, take kosher sea salt (however much you want to smoke) and spread it out on a tray.
  • 2

    When ready to cook, set Traeger temperature to 165°F and preheat, lid closed for 15 minutes. For optimal flavor, use Super Smoke if available.
    Grill165 ˚F
  • 3

    Place tray of salt directly on the grill grate and smoke for about 24 hours, stirring the salt every 8 hours. Once it has smoked for 24 hours, take off grill and use in all your favorite dishes. Note: If you want to skip the long smoke session, use Jacobsen Salt Co. Cherrywood Smoked Salt.
    Grill165 ˚F
    Ingredients
    • As Needed kosher sea salt

  • 4

    Simple Syrup: Put the honey and 1 cup water in a small saucepan. Cook over low heat, stirring, for about 20 min.
    Ingredients
    • 3 Cup Jacobsen Co. Honey

  • 5

    Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add tequila, lime juice, simple syrup and orange liqueur. Cover and shake until mixed and chilled, about 30 seconds.
    Ingredients
    • 6 Ounce tequila

    • 4 Ounce fresh squeezed lime juice

    • 1/2 Cup Jacobsen Salt Co. Cherrywood Smoked Salt or smoked kosher salt

    • 2 Ounce simple syrup

    • 2 Teaspoon orange liqueur

  • 6

    Place smoked salt on a plate. Press the rim of a chilled rocks glass into the salt to rim the edge. Strain margarita into the glass. Enjoy!

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