Here in the People’s Republic of Washington, tank car vodka is about 1/4 the price of decent Tequila, and way, way cheaper than good Tequila.  So we adapted the Margarita Recipe.

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Assemble the ingredients.

To a metal shaker, add:

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Two heaping teaspoons sugar,

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One heaping teaspoon tamarind paste, and some industrial tank-car vodka.

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Then add the juice of two Key Limes (Limons, en Espanol).

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Then fill the shaker with crushed ice, and add some water.

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Install the shaker lid and shake until your hands freeze to the metal shaker, except stop just before then.

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Once your hands warm up, shake it some more.

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Pour the first glass half full, then fill the second glass, then fill the first glass.

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Sprinkle tajin Clasico Chile/Limon/Salt on top. Cover the surface.

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Arriba, Abajo, Al Centro, Al Dentro.

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Eeeess Good!

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