07/03/2015 02:54 EDT | Updated 07/03/2015 02:59 EDT

This Margarita Recipe Will Have You Showing Off Your Shaker Skills

If you've come to the point in your life where you want to start mixing up your own cocktails, you've also possibly realized you have no idea what bartenders have been doing all these years.

In the simple video above, HuffPost demonstrates the easy steps (and very few ingredients) you need to make yourself a classic margarita.

Of course, if you choose to vary it, remember, you really can't go wrong with watermelon.

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