Did you know that today is National Tequila Day? Well, if you didn’t it’s ok! I’m still here to give you some awesome South Florida spots you must check out if you are into tequila. Plus, it’s ok to let loose - it’s Friday!
South Beach Bar Crawl
Bodega, Radio Bar & Red Ginger
Chill taco joint, Bodega, will be featuring the Mexican French Kiss, Maestro Dobel, St. Germain, Yellow Chartreuse, basil, agave, lime, served up in a chilled coupe with a sugar rim. Local SoFi cocktail bar, Radio Bar, will be serving the Chile de Jalisco, Dobel Tequila, Ancho Reyes, Cynar, strawberry, lime, ginger beer. And the newly opened Red Ginger (next door to Radio) has the Up and Up, Serrano infused Milagro, Giffard Pamplemousse, raspberry agave syrup, lime, sage, coffee beans.
Bodega is located at 1220 16th Street, Miami Beach, FL, 33139. For more information, please go to bodegasouthbeach.com or call 305-704-2145.
Radio Bar is located at 814 First Street, Miami Beach, FL, 33139. For more information, please go to radiosouthbeach.com or call 305-397-8382.
Red Ginger is located at 736 First Street, Miami Beach, FL, 33139. For more information, please go to redgingersouthbeach.com or call 305-433-6876.
Tequila connoisseur and bar-top-dancing owner, Rocco Mangel, is getting ready to celebrate one of his favorite holidays – National Tequila Day! On Friday, July 24th, all four South Florida locations will be welcoming guests to dive into their famous Tequila Bible featuring more than 330 varieties of Anejo, Reposado, Plata, Mezcal and Oro. Tequila fans can pair their drinks with signature menu items such as the Jalapeno Rellenos, Enchiladas Mole Poblando, and of course tacos while celebrating with friends in Fort Lauderdale, Boca Raton, West Palm Beach or Palm Beach Gardens.
· Fort Lauderdale - 1313 East Las Olas Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, FL | 954.524.9550
· Boca Raton - 5250 Town Center Circle, Boca Raton, FL | 561.416.2131
· West Palm Beach –224 Clematis Street, West Palm Beach, FL | 561.650.100
· Palm Beach Gardens - 5090 PGA Blvd, Palm Beach Gardens, FL | 561.429.4758
Touche Restaurant and Rooftop
15 NE 11th St. | Miami, FL 33132
The Rooftop Spice is a perfect mix of sweet and spicy featuring tequila, lime juice, agave, muddled jalapeno and raspberry, and garnished with jalapeno and raspberry. Enjoy panoramic views of Downtown Miami from the breezy rooftop with music by Roberto Patroni starting at 7pm. A new lighter, summer menu by Chef Carla Pellegrino is also on hand with options such as the Citrioli, Pomodori & Cipolle Salad, cucumber, roma tomato and red onion in an extra virgin olive oil and red wine vinegar dressing; Linguini Alle Vongole Veraci, linguini with manila clams, white wine and extra virgin olive oil sauce; and Piccata di Pollo al Limone, thinly-ponded chicken breast in a delicate lemon, butter, caper and white wine sauce served with mashed potatoes and sautéed spinach.
JW Marriott Miami
1109 Brickell Ave. | Miami, FL 33131
They have created a special Tequila drink, Trapiche, that is easy is to make and a delicious way to celebrate the occasion. This cocktail will be available at Drake’s Bar on National Tequila Day, July 24. Check out the recipe below!
1 oz Don Julio Blanco
½ oz Gran Marnier
½ oz Irish Mist
1 oz Monin Strawberry Syrup
1 whole squeezed orange
Splash of cranberry juice
3 lemon slices
1 mint stem with leaves