National Margarita Day

You’re probably familiar with the Jimmy Buffet song “Margaritaville”. But did you know that every year, on February 22, it’s National Margarita Day? According to the Official Website of National Margarita Day, this day “was started to celebrate the margarita, plain and simple. ¬†Friendship, good times and memories of somewhere warmer are all great reasons to enjoy a margarita.”

Well, amen and amen, to celebrating good times and memories of warmer places. We’re all for that. And with that in mind, here is a roundup of margarita recipes; from classic – tequila, triple sec, lime salt – to the more exotic, here are some margarita recipes for you to try.

Fresh Lime Margaritas, Kitchen Treaty

Fresh Lime Margarita - Kitchen Treaty

Kitchen Treaty’s classic margarita¬†combines fresh lime juice, tequila, orange liqueur, and sugar over crushed ice. In an interesting twist, the glass is rimmed with equal parts sugar and coarse salt. Clever!

Fresh Strawberry Margarita

Fresh Strawberry Margarita - Kimversations

Fresh fruit makes all the difference in this yummy Fresh Strawberry Margarita from Kimversations.

Classic Frozen Margarita, Saveur

Classic Frozen Margarita - Saveur

Nothing beats a frozen margarita. Saveur’s classic frozen margarita uses silver tequila.

Spicy Jalapeno & Watermelon Margarita, Confections of a Foodie Bride

Spicy Watermelon Jalapeno Margarita - Confections of a Foodie Bride

 

Kick it up a notch with Confections of a Foodie Bride’s Spicy Jalapeno and Watermelon Margarita. ‘Nuff said.

Pink Lemonade Margarita, DrinkedIn

Pink Lemonade Margarita

Two of the most refreshing drinks collide in DrinkedIn’s Pink Lemonade Margarita.

Peach Margarita, Noble Pig

Peach Margarita

Peaches, peach schnapps AND tequila? Noble Pig hits it out of the park with this Peach Margarita recipe.

 

Kimberly Hickok

Kimberly Hickok

Kim is one of the founding editors of Food Home Life Style. She loves to TRY new things, COOK with fresh ingredients, EAT with friends & family and CREATE in her home and garden. (Photo by Mary Ellen O'Loughlin)
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Kim is one of the founding editors of Food Home Life Style. She loves to TRY new things, COOK with fresh ingredients, EAT with friends & family and CREATE in her home and garden. (Photo by Mary Ellen O'Loughlin)


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