On average, a margarita (without ice) has 45 calories per ounce.
Margarita glasses generally hold 8–16 ounces (oz.). A margarita might be served in a low-ball glass which holds 4–9 ounces.
A traditional margarita is made with tequila, triple sec and lime juice.
- Tequila (80 proof) has approximately 100 calories per shot (1.5 oz.).
- Triple Sec has approximately 110 calories per shot (1.5 oz.).
- Lime juice or margarita mix has 15 – 25 calories per ounce.
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