It's always your favorite sins that do you in... and today we're talking about Tequila. It's National Tequila day today, and we're going to tell you how you can celebrate with good songs and good recipes all centered around... you guessed it, Tequila!
Favorite Tequila Song: Straight Tequila Night by John Anderson
Favorite Tequila Drink: Lime sorbet with a shot of Tequila poured over it. Recipe here!
Favorite Tequila Song: You and Tequila by Kenny Chesney
Favorite Tequila Drink: Blueberry margartia! Found here.
Favorite Tequila Song: Tequila Makes Her Clothes Fall Off by Joe Nichols
Favorite Tequila Drink: A skinny marg! Follow this recipe: 1 shot of tequila, 2 shots of pure lime juice, 1 shot of agave. Fill rest of shaker with water and ice and voila!
Favorite Tequila Recipe: make this below!
In a blender, pulse until smoothie-like:
- 1 shot of coconut creamer
- half a grapefruit, or ¼ cup of juice
- Single serving of frozen lemonade (I like the Minute Maid brand)
- 1 shot of tequila
- 1 shot of triple sec
- A handful of ice
- A few squirts of lime juice to taste
Favorite (non)Tequila Drink: Mountain Mojito Mocktail (for those of you still under 21)
.5 oz lime juice
.5 oz agave
.5 oz blood orange purée
4 fresh mint leaves
Splash of soda water
Muddle the mint along with the lime juice and agave in a Collins glass, add ice and the rest of the ingredients, top with soda water. Garnish with fresh mint.
How are you celebrating National Tequila Day? Let us know below! We hope your boss lets you leave early enough to make Happy Hour! (Hint, hint Razonia...)