Celebrate National Margarita Day With These 5 Delish Drinks!

It's National Margarita Day! (Yes, it's a thing. Believe us, we were just as excited as you.) So now that you have the perfect excuse to drink a delicious marg, here are some recipes to get you going. What's better than a handcrafted margarita? Yeah, we couldn't think of anything either.

1. Margarita Day: Sauza Gold Margarita

Sauza® Gold Margarita

Serves 1

Ingredients:

1 1/2 parts Sauza® Reposado 100% Agave Tequila

1/2 part John Dekuyper & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur

1/4 cup fresh squeezed lime juice

1/4 cup fresh squeezed orange juice

Ice, salt and orange for serving 

Instructions:

In a shaker filled with ice, combine lime juice, Sauza® Reposado 100% Agave Tequila, and liqueur. Shake vigorously. Strain into a glass filled with ice and rimmed with salt (optional). Garnish with an orange wedge. Salud!

2. Margarita Day: Sauza-Rita

Sauza®-Rita

Serves 9

Ingredients:

1 can Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila

1 bottle light beer

1 can frozen limeade

1 can water

Instructions:

Pour limeade and beer into a pitcher with ice. Fill limeade can with Sauza® Blue Silver and pour into pitcher. Finally, add a can of water, stir and enjoy.

3. Margarita Day: Pineapple Lime Cilantro Margarita

Pineapple Lime Cilantro Margarita

Serves 6

Ingredients:

2 cups Pineapple Juice

1/8 cup cilantro leaf, minced

1/4 cup fresh lime juice

1/4 cup orange juice

6 parts Sauza® Blue 100% Agave Silver Tequila

2 parts orange liqueur

2 cups ice

1 lime and 1 orange for garnish

Salt

Instructions:

Rim your glasses with salt by rubbing the edge with a lime wedge and dipping into a plate of salt. In a shaker combine pineapple juice, cilantro, lime juice, orange juice, tequila, orange liqueur and ice. Shake until cold. Serve up or on the rocks. Salud!

4. Margarita Day: Peach Margarita

Peach Margaritas

Serves 6

Ingredients:

8 parts Sauza® Blue Silver 100% Agave Tequila

4 parts DeKuyper® Peach Schnapps

2 parts JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur

6 parts fresh squeezed lime juice

12 parts Peach Nectar

ice

Sugar for rim

1 Peach for garnish

Instructions:

Prepare glasses with sugar rims if desired. In a pitcher filled with ice, combine Sauza® Blue Silver,Peach Schnapps, JDK & Sons™ O3 Premium Orange Liqueur, lime juice and peach nectar. Stir to combine. Chill and serve over ice in prepared glasses.

5. Margarita Day: Banana Margarita

Banana Margarita

Serves 9

Ingredients:

1 13-oz can of frozen Pineapple-Orange-Banana Concentrate

13 parts Sauza® Blue Reposado 100%Agave Tequila

4 frozen bananas

1 can of light beer

juice of 3 limes

Instructions:

Combine the first 4 ingredients in a blender and blend until smooth. Pour into a pitcher, add beer and stir. Serve with or without ice. Optional garnish--Brown Sugar Broiled Bananas! If you want...rim your glasses with brown sugar!