Okay…so Oscar in Spanish might still be Oscar, but Sunday February 22nd also happens to be National Margarita day! Here are a few places to catch the holiday spirit.
The Little Door Santa Monica
If Sunday’s usually mean a trip to the farmer’s market, then get ready for the next best thing at The Little Door Santa Monica. Their Pomegranate Margarita($15) made with Dos Armadillos Blanco, Cointreau, Organic Lime Juice & Pomegranate, utilizes fresh ingredients sourced from the Santa Monica Farmers’ Market just down the street.
Dia de Campo
In the Newport Beach area, then enjoy a Rubi ($12) from Dia de Campo. A mix of tequila blanco, grapefruit, lemon, froth, and home spice.
Savor a Smokey Passion Fruit margarita with Karma Silver, mezcal, fresh agave lime sweet, pineapple juice, passion fruit purée, and stirrings triple sec. Also for one day only you will receive half off on the Salsa Trio with salsa de mesa, salsa de tomatillo fresca, and salsa de papaya. At only $2.50 for the Salsa you can afford to have another margarita.
For your Oscars Party at home –Chipotle
Too lazy to cook? Treat yourself and purchase a classic wallet-friendly Patron ($6.95) or Sauza ($4.50) margarita and get some burritos to go. The cocktails are served on the rocks with a wedge of lime, and are made to order with tequila, triple sec, a blend of fresh lime and lemon juices, and organic agave nectar. Just ask for a to go cup.