Please upgrade your browser for the best Refinery29 experience. Read more.

5 Game-Changing Margarita Recipes

  1. Begin Slideshow
    Cinco_Cocktails-opener1
    Illustrated by Sydney Hass.

    3K

    SHARES

    2 comments
    See All Slides

    Cinco de Mayo is a special day. It's a reminder of Mexican democracy and freedom β€” things that we've all come to celebrate with copious amounts of tequila. But, this year, we were in the market for a change-up. And, we're not just talking about adjusting our recipes for the crazy lime shortage. We wanted fresh ingredients and an even fresher take on the classic margarita. So, we hit up two of the best bartenders in New York City for ideas. Chris Marshall, who mixes "prescriptions" at Apotheke, gave us two perfect tequila-infused drinks. And, Chris Scansaroli of Pulqueria gave us three new ways to make our margs. Ahead, five (yes, cinco) Cinco de Mayo drink recipes that are just what the doctor ordered β€” "fresh to death" is an understatement.

    Illustrated by

    Begin Slideshow

MORE SLIDESHOWS

New York

16 Books You Need To Read This Fall

The scent of fall is in the air β€” and you may also detect the sweet smell of books. Maybe it’s the memories of back-to-school reading lists, or the coziness of couches in cooling weather, or how a steaming mug of cider just calls for a novel to join it, but autumn weather always seems to demand new reading material. read