Olé, Olé, It’s National Tequila Day!


How to Make the Perfect Margarita

It’s National Margarita Day, and you know what that means! It’s time to celebrate with the perfect margarita. Ditch the crowded restaurants and make your own with these simple recipes. Follow these steps to make our favorite champagne margarita:

  1. Fill a cocktail shaker with ice
  2. Add 4 tablespoons of Rose’s Sweetened Lime Juice 
  3. Add 2 oz. of white tequila
  4. Add 2 oz. of Triple Sec
  5. Add 1 tablespoon of freshly squeezed lime juice
  6. Add 6 oz. of brut champagne or sparkling wine
  7. Shake and strain into glasses

Who doesn’t love a good excuse to enjoy a margarita? We know we do, and National Margarita Day is the perfect one.  You can take the celebrations out on the town with one of these awesome DC margarita spots.  Not feeling up for a night on the town? Pick up a few ingredients and mix up one of these awesome cocktails at home.

Tequila Mojito


Muddled mint leaves, simple syrup, and fresh lime juice marry the flavors of a margarita and mojito together in one glorious glass.


Champagne Margarita

National Tequila Day | Champagne Margarita
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Make it a true celebration by adding a little bubbly to your standard marg ingredients, served in a flute, of course!

Honey Paloma

National Tequila Day | Honey Paloma Cocktail
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Adding in fresh grapefruit juice and honey turns a typical margarita into a paloma, and we’re pretty happy about that.

Rosemary Refresher

National Tequila Day | Rosemary Refresher
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We absolutely love the addition of fresh herbs to almost any cocktail.  Mix these up in a big batch and sit back and enjoy with friends.

Cucumber Lime Margaritas

National Tequila Day | Cucumber Lime Margarita
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We can think of few things more refreshing than cucumber and lime to help cut the heat on a July day.  Keep a few cucumber slices for garnish if you’re fancy.