Mix Up Your Margaritas


Once, in a moment of utter confusion, I asked my friends “So, when is the Cinco de Mayo happening?” to which they responded with only laughter until I figured out what I said wrong. “I meant, the party, people. When is the Cinco de Mayo party happening?!” With the “fifth of May” quickly approaching, we’re doing a round up of margaritas for this day of celebration!




Cinco de Mayo, not to be confused with Mexico’s Independence Day, commemorates the Mexican army’s victory over France at the Battle of Puebla in 1862. While only a minor holiday in Mexico, Mexican-Americans and Americans widely observe the day by celebrating Mexican heritage and culture through parades, music, food and parties (like the aforementioned)! So what cocktail would be a better choice to cheers with than a margarita featuring Mexico’s very own homegrown spirit, tequila? Take a look at a few of our favorite recipes below.


Beer Margarita Recipes

Beer Margaritas

Hey, don’t knock it, ’til you’ve tried it! This refreshing margarita-beer hybrid is a great way to kick-off brunch and ease into a day of celebrating.


Jalapeno Margarita recipe

Jalapeno Margarita

Get hot! Spicy jalapeno simple (sugar) syrup gives this margarita its kick of heat. To save time or make this drink on the fly, muddle seeded jalapeno slices in the bottom of the glass before building the cocktail.


Sparkling Margarita Floats Recipe

Sparkling Margarita Floats

This blend of cocktail and dessert is the perfect way to finish your fiesta! Get creative and mix it up with different flavor combinations like tangerine or raspberry sherbet.


5 News Ideas for Margarita Rims

5 News Ideas for Margarita Rims

There’s more than one way to top your tequila! Experiment by pairing your margarita with different sweet, spicy and savory rims and you’ll never drink the same margarita twice!




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