5 margaritas in NYC for Cinco de Mayo

The standard is great and all, but try one of these unique interpretations this Monday.

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Jalapeno and Black Currant Margarita
Night of Joy
667 Lorimer St., Brooklyn
718-388-8693

• 2 oz. Milagro Silver Tequila infused with fresh jalapeno peppers
• 1 oz. black currant
• 1 oz. fresh-squeezed lime juice

Serve in a highball glass over ice.

 

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Patron Green Tea Margarita
Haru Sushi
multiple locations, www.harusushi.com

• 1.5 oz. Patron Reposado tequila
• 0.5 oz. Zen Green Tea Liqueur
• 0.5 oz. sour mix
• 0.2 oz. triple sec
• 0.1 oz. Rose’s lime juice

Shake over ice, strain and serve straight up.

 

 

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Pomegranate Margarita
Rosa Mexicano
multiple locations, www.rosamexicano.com

• 2 oz. white tequila
•.5 oz. triple sec
• 1 oz. fresh lime juice
• 1 tablespoon fresh pomegranate juice
• Scoop of ice
• Garnish with lime wheel or wedge

Mix all the ingredients in a blender until smooth and frothy.

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Shishito Margarita
Boqueria NYC
multiple locations, www.boquerianyc.com

• 2 parts shishito-infused Tequila Avion Silver*
• 1 part fresh lime
• 0.5 part simple syrup

Combine ingredients in shaker with ice. Shake and fine strain over fresh ice in a lowball glass. Garnish with a lime wheel or sliced shishito pepper.

* Marinate one seedless shishito pepper in a 750ml bottle of Tequila Avion Silver overnight.

 

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La Intelectual
Toloache
multiple locations, www.toloachenyc.com

• 2 oz. Maestro Dobel
• 2 oz. pineapple puree
• 1 oz. lime juice
• Splash of agave nectar

Shake all ingredients, stir in a glass with ice, garnish with a fresh pineapple and Tajin, if available.



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