February 22 is National Margarita Day and these Boston-based restaurants are offering margarita specials:
The Scorpion Bar – Boston, Patriot Place and Foxwoods is offering $5 Diablo Margaritas in honor of the “holiday.” This little devil of a drink is a tiki-twisted margarita made with Maestro Diamante, Lejay Black Currant Liqueur, and ginger beer. (The Diablo is regularly priced at $13.)
Loco Taqueria & Oyster Bar in South Boston goes HAM for the holiday and it is the one day of the year when they offer pitchers of their signature “El Jefe” margarita with Peligroso tequila, house triple sec, fresh lime juice, and a dash of agave, perfect for purists.
Bar manager Kaitlyn Fishcer is also doing a special off-menu Blood Orange Creamsicle Margarita with tequila blanco, triple sec, lime juice, their house coco mix and blood orange puree. This funky neighborhood taco joint and tequila bar cannot be missed on the holiday.
Blood Orange Creamsicle margarita
1.5oz blanco tequila
1oz house triple sec
1oz lime juice
3/4oz house coco mix
2oz blood orange purée
White Bull Tavern in Blackstone Block just outside of Faneuil Hall is doing special oyster shooters with Casamigos Blanco and apple ice from their oyster bar for $6 each!
Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse
75 Arlington Street, Boston, davios.com/bos
To celebrate National Margarita Day on February 22, Davio’s Northern Italian Steakhouse in Boston is putting their own Italian-inspired twist on the classic margarita by incorporating limoncello and Campari, and will offer the Italian Margarita ($14) exclusively at Davio’s Boston on February 22.
Italian Margarita $14
Silver tequila, Limoncello, blood orange juice, simple syrup, Campari
Temazcal Tequila Cantina
250 Northern Ave., Boston | 500 Market St., Lynnfield
2 Wall Street, Burlington | 660 Legacy Place, Dedham
In addition to its extensive collection of over 250 varieties of tequila housed within “tequila libraries”, each of the four Temazcal Tequila Cantina locations boasts ten signature margaritas, including two new additions, the Cielo Azul and La Dama de la Noche, that are perfect for celebrating National Margarita Day.
Cielo Azul $13
Lunazul Anejo, cynar, sombra mezcal, blue curacao, lime juice, simple syrup
La Dama de la Noche $12
Exotico Reposado, lime juice, orange juice, simple syrup, Poema cava brut, splash of grenadine
TAMO Bistro + Bar at the Seaport Hotel
One Seaport Lane, Boston, amoboston.com
The Blackberry Thyme margarita at TAMO Bistro + Bar is a cold weather twist on a summer staple, with the addition of thyme adding a savory note.
Blackberry Thyme Margarita $12
Corzo Reposado tequila, Cointreau, muddled blackberries and thyme, fresh lime juice
Sumiao Hunan Kitchen
270 Third Street, Cambridge – 617.945.0907 – sumiaohunan.com
Spice Me Up – $13
Peloton de Muerte mezcal, muddled lime & jalapeño, lime reduction, orange juice, aperol
The Tip Tap Room
138 Cambridge Street, Boston – 857.350.3344 – thetiptaproom.com
Mean Eyed Cat Margarita – $12
chili infused tequila, pomegranate, cucumber, triple sec, fresh lime
Cask ‘n Flagon
62 Brookline Avenue, Boston – 617.536.4840 – casknflagon.com
Strawberry Jalapeño Margarita – $9.95
fresh strawberries and jalapeño puree, El Jimador and simple syrup