National Margarita Day on February 22 celebrates the Mexican national cocktail.
The classic Mexican cocktail is a mix of tequila, orange liqueur and lime.
A Classic Margarita Recipe
- 1-1/2 parts Tequila
- 1 part Cointreau, triple sec or another orange liqueur
- 3/4 parts Fresh squeezed lime juice
- (Optional) Dampen the glass and dip the edge in salt. A nice option is to salt half the glass.
- Garnish with a lime slice
Then Pa’Riba, Pa’Bajo, Pal’Centro, Pa’Dentro (Up, Down, Center, Inside) or just Salud (Health).
Please drink responsibly.