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Cheers to National Margarita Day - Cool Gear Blog
In case you didn’t know, February 22nd marks National Margarita Day! Though who really needs an excuse to indulge in this popular cocktail? Boasting the perfect balance of sweet and sour, it always hits the spot and seasonal varieties keep it pouring year-round. This year the national day celebration falls on a Friday so get your post-work plans in place and check out some of our favorite recipes below to craft your own! Skinny Margarita The reduced guilt, margarita go-to. Skinny margs are a great way to indulge while avoiding the usual sugar overload and the frequent hangover that comes with it. Plus, a simple set of ingredients mean they’re a breeze to make at home. We like the following straightforward recipe from What’s Gaby Cooking. Ingredients – 2 servings 5 ounces tequila 5 ounces freshly squeezed citrus juice of your choice 3 ounces lime juice 2 teaspoons agave nectar splash of sparkling water Instructions Run a wedge of lime across the top of 2 cocktail glasses. Once damp, coat the rim in salt. Add all the ingredients except the sparkling water into a cocktail shaker with a few cubes of ice. Shake for 30 seconds until chilled and then …