Garnishes- a squeeze of fresh lime juice, sugar & kosher salt (fresh cranberries are optional)
On a flat plate make a mixture of kosher salt and sugar. Make this to your taste:All salt, all sugar, half & half, or ¾ salt and ¼ sugar.
Use a cut lime wedge and run it around the rim of your glass, now dip the glass rim in the sugar/salt mixture.Fill the glass with ice, pour in the tequila, cranberry juice, ginger beer, and a squeeze of fresh lime juice. Give it a stir.Garnish with fresh lime and fresh cranberries.
** For a drink that isn't quite as strong change the ratio to 1 part tequila, 2 parts cranberry juice, and 2 parts ginger beer.
A "part" is a unit of measurement for drinks. You get to decide how much a "part" is. A good starting point:2 ounces = 1 partFOR A PITCHER: 1.5 cups = 1 part