National Margarita Day

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Forget Tequila Tuesday—it’s all about National Margarita Day on Thursday, Feb. 22! And to make things even sweeter, Bergen bars are serving up the signature cocktail with some delicious twists. Here are some suggestions on what to try first and where. ¡Salud!

Blueberry Basil Margarita:

Patron Silver and Patron Orange with lime juice, simple syrup, blueberries and basil leaves
Blue Moon Mexican Cafe, 327 Franklin Ave., Wyckoff, 201.891.1331, bluemoonmexicancafe.com

Sangarita:

Classic red sangria with a shot of Silver Tequila and a splash of lemon-lime soda
Sangria, 1033 MacArthur Blvd., Mahwah, 201.962.3310, sangriamahwah.com

Green Apple Glacier Margarita:

Hornitas Plata with green apple puree, Cointreau orange liqueur and citrus mix with a ginger cherry ice cube
On the Border, 71 Rte. 17 S., Paramus, 201.397.1175, ontheborder.com

Frozen Mango Margarita:

Blanco tequila and triple sec blended with mango, ice and organic agave
Rosa Mexicano, 60 Riverside Square Mall, Hackensack, 201.489.9100, rosamexicano.com

Hibiscus Margarita:

Sauza Silver tequila mixed with hibiscus and pressed sugarcane juice
Bahama Breeze, 1600 Bergen Town Center, Paramus, 201.368.5860, bahamabreeze.com

Categories: Bergen Health & Life