Many people want to know how to celebrate National Margarita day on February 22nd . It’s simple. Have a Margarita! Many bars and Mexican restaurants celebrate this fun day by offering specials on the popular cocktail.
Margarita festivals are held through out the year in Cities like Houston, Tampa and Chicago.
The inventor of the Margarita is unknown, but many sources indicate that the drink was inveted in Mexico by Carlos “Danny” Herrara then made famous in La Jolla, San Diego at the La Plaza Restaurant.
Jimmy Buffett immortalized the famous drink in his 1977 hit “Margaritaville”.
HOW TO MAKE A MARGARITA:
1 ounce tequila
Dash of Triple Sec
Juice of 1/2 lime or lemon
Pour into a glass of crushed ice with salt on the rim. Enjoy.