We all identify with some holidays more than others. For instance, I have a friend who lives Christmas nearly all year round while I struggle to get into the spirit for just a few weeks in December. Other friends pine for Valentines Day and still others are all about the red, white and blue of the 4th of July. Me?? I tend to prefer holidays that somehow revolve around food with Thanksgiving right up there on the top of my list. Another favorite though, has to be National Tequila Day.
Not quite a Hallmark Holiday, July 24th, or National Tequila Day, can be celebrated year round. Whether you prefer your tequila straight, with a squeeze of lime, or blended into a tart margarita, there are a plethora of choices out there and something for most everyone.
Years ago I was known as a "Margarita Girl", but as I
As such, you can imagine my sheer joy at receiving a box, actually a day after my birthday, filled with samples of Casa Noble Tequila! We det all sorts of blog mail here at Liv Life, but this has to rank up there as one of the most fun.
With summer in full swing and a neighborhood gathering on the horizon, a tequila cocktail seemed to be in order, and that perfectly ripe watermelon from the farmer's market just begged to be included. Making both rocks and blended frozen margarita versions, I positively shocked myself by preferring the simple frozen concoction which simply burst with summer brightness.
Using the Casa Noble Crystal (I love the name!), the first requirement is definitely to sip. Pure, clean and crisp, the Crystal lives up to its name and is truly a delight. Mixed with a few simple and fresh ingredients, our Frozen Watermelon Margarita is slightly sweet and smooth, and might I say the perfect libation by the pool on a hot afternoon.
How will you celebrate National Tequila Day?? We'd love to hear your favorite recipes!!