Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Cheers National Tequila Day with deals, specials, and recipes
Hope the song doesn't get stuck in your head.
July 24 is National Tequila Day, and a host of area restaurants are celebrating with drink deals and specials. Sigel's liquor store is slashing the prices of its tequila inventory, most notably the $2,499.99 bottle of Dos Lunas Grand Reserve, which you can get for a steal at just $1,999.99. Here are a few other tequila offerings up for tasting...
Urban Taco: From 7 to 9 p.m. at its Uptown Dallas location, Urban Taco will have a tequila specialist on hand to walk patrons through the restaurant's selection of 40 different tequilas. Drink specials include a Milagro Tequila flight for $9 and their Hibiscus Margarita, Acapulqueña Margarita, and Ginger Jalapeño Margarita for only $5.
Stampede 66: In a well-timed move, Stephan Pyles and his newest restaurant, Stampede 66, will welcome Casa Dragones sipping tequila to its establishment.
Meso Maya: Downtown Dallas' Meso Maya and Tequila Herradura are teaming up to offer patrons specialty cocktails and tequila tastings. Also, Meso Maya will host a surprise guests in honor of National Tequila Day.
El Fenix: Dallas dining staple El Fenix is reducing the price of their house margarita, frozen or on the rocks, to just $3.50 to celebrate National Tequila Day. They're calling it "Mas Tequila," we're calling it a good idea.
Abuelo's: Abuelo's, the Tex-Mex chain known for its ornate dining rooms complete with fountains and simulated skies, is also getting in on the National Tequila Day fun and reducing their premium margaritas to $5.95.
Don't want to fight the crowds? Here are a couple of margarita recipes that will allow you to celebrate National Tequila Day from the comfort of your own kitchen.
This Meyer lemon margarita adds vibrant note to traditional taste and layers on the flavor with infused tequila and simple syrup you make in advance. Click here for the recipe.
Cool off with a Hibiscus Margarita that includes agua fresca and, of course, tequila. Click here for the recipe.
A watermelon mango margarita is the perfect way to use your summer watermelons and celebrate National Tequila Day. Click here for the recipe.
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