All posts tagged: Margarita

5 Essential Margaritas for Cinco de Mayo

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When we think of reasons to drink during May, Cinco de Mayo is unsurprisingly the thing that comes to mind. Though the holiday originally began as an observance of the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory over the French during the Battle of Puebla in 1862, it’s taken on a significance beyond that — at least in the United States. Today, Cinco de Mayo is all about celebrating the Mexican-American community — which makes up roughly 11% […]

Triple Sec Cocktails: 4 Ways to Polish Off Those Dregs

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Triple sec: a key ingredient in many of our favorite cocktails, but hard to use up in the right amount of time. While the orange liqueur lends sweetness to many well-known recipes, it’s often used in sparing amounts. Triple sec will never be unsafe for you to drink. However, just like any open bottle of alcohol, it does lose its flavor and freshness slowly over time. In general, it’s recommended that triple sec be consumed […]

May Cocktail of the Month: Grilled Pineapple Jalapeno Margarita

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When we think of reasons to drink during May, Cinco de Mayo is (unsurprisingly) the thing that comes to mind. And since margaritas go hand-in-hand with the Mexican celebration, we knew that had to be our Cocktail of the Month. But we also knew this couldn’t be your typical margarita. It had to be dynamic and it had unique. When we stumbled on this recipe from the blog Platings and Pairings, we knew we had […]