5 Cocktails for National Tequila Day

Madison RutherfordJuly 24, 2020
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We could all use an excuse to drink these days. Conveniently, today is National Tequila Day! Celebrate this boozy occasion with these to-go tipples – and one dine-in treat. We’ll drink to that!

Teaspressa provides premixed and premeasured non-alcoholic ingredients in its Green Gold Tequila Cocktail Kit – just add tequila! The kit includes Teaspressa’s signature Green Gold Tea, lime juice, agave syrup and Pellegrino Blood Orange sparking water. Each kit is $9 and makes two 8-oz. cocktails. Enter promo code TEQUILA at checkout to get 10 percent off your order.

CRUjiente Tacos
Making a margarita? CRU has you covered. Pick up bottles of Tequila Corrido ($49.99) and Tequila Corcel ($39.99-$79.99) at the Arcadia eatery. A to-go sampling of the restaurant’s signature marg – made with Blue Agave tequila, house agave syrup, fresh-squeezed lime and muddled orange – is also available. Grab a serving for two to four people for $25 or four to eight people for $50. Happy socially distant sipping!

If you’re looking to spice things up, Zinqué has a zippy sipper available for curbside pickup. The L’Amante Margarita ($32 for a 16-oz. bottle) combines tequila, cilantro, lime and Fresno chile for a spicy elixir that will have you saying “ooh la la!”

Rusconi’s American Kitchen
The Pineapple Express features pineapple-infused tequila and Madagascar vanilla syrup. Pick up a jar – which makes two to three cocktails – for $16 at Rusconi’s. Perfect for summertime sipping with pals at the pool – or alone while watching Netflix. We won’t judge.

The Sicilian Butcher
Keep it classic with The Sicilian Butcher’s Calabrian Paloma with tequila, aperol, grapefruit, orgeat and Calabrian chili or mix it up with the new Milan Margarita, which features watermelon rosemary agave, fresh lime juice, aperol and a Tajin rim – oh, and of course, plenty of tequila. Both are $11 and available for dine-in only.