Apparently February 22nd is National Margarita Day in the US, so this is a day late, but I’m Canadian – Sue me. We do things differently up here.

Normally this is where I would rant about how people have taken a once-great cocktail and popularized it as a neon coloured, sickly sweet, vile slushy mess but…meh. If that’s what floats your boat, I’m not going to stop you. I will say it’s *wrong*, but c’est la vie.  In other words, to paraphrase…well, someone: I disprove of what you drink, but I will defend to the death your right to drink it!

That being said, if you’ve never taken the time to make a proper Margarita, do it soon. You’re missing out on a great drink.

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