Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Cheers to National Tequila Day!


I must admit, I'm pretty sure May 5th got robbed of this title but it turns out that today is National Tequila Day! Some of the LA Hot Spots sent over what they were stirring up to celebrate! Check it out! 

The Spot: The Corner Door
The Cocktial: That Girl is Dangerous - Courtesy of Head Bartender Beau du Bois  - Reposado Tequila, Aperol, Lemon Juice, Vanilla Orgeat
12477 W. Washington Boulevard
Culver City, CA 90066

The Spot: Tin Roof Bistro
The Cocktail: Beverage Director Pablo Kovacs created the Tuk-Tuk, Serrano Chili infused Tequila, Thai inspired Coconut Milk infusion, Lime, Agave nectar, Rocks
3500 N Sepulveda Blvd
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

The Spot: Cinco
The Cocktail: For National Tequila Day, revelers can score Molina's Tequila Gimlet featuring tequila, lime cordial, lime for its $6 Happy Hour price all night long.
Bonus: Chow down on a Tacos Borrachos special (Baja shrimp tacos with chipotle aioli and cabbage slaw). 
7241 W Manchester Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90045

The Spot: Cecconi's
The Cocktail: Creative Bar Director Chris Ojeda serves up two classic tequila offerings that are all about the smoke and spice.
Rio Bravo - Cazadores Blanco tequila, mezcal, agave syrup, Peychaud Bitters & Angnostura Bitters ($14)
Picante de la Casa – The most popular cocktail at Soho House, this spicy take on a margarita is available upon request at Cecconi's, as well. Featuring cazadores tequila with muddled red chilies & cilantro, balanced with fresh lime & agave nectar. ($14)


Cecconi's
8764 Melrose Avenue
Los Angeles , 90069
  
The Cocktail: Naughty Maggie Margarita, an old school margarita with a kick inspired by a cocktail on Lazy Dog's original menu.  The cocktail features fresh strawberries, jalapeños, housemade sweet & sour, triple sec and Sauza tequila, topped off with a red chili and black sea salt rim. 
 
3525 West Carson Street
Torrance, CA  90503

The Cocktail: Man in the Yellow Hat – Sour with Del Maguey "Vida," Banana, Lemon, Coconut, Cardamon

1142 Manhattan Avenue
Manhattan Beach, CA


Check them out or try to make it yourself at home!