February Margarita of the Month: Tangy & Sweet Strawberry Hibiscus
January 30, 2023
Introducing February’s Margarita of the Month: Strawberry Hibiscus! This delicious, sweet and tart drink is sure to tantalize your taste buds. Featuring a blend of fresh strawberries, hibiscus tea syrup and tequila, this margarita has all the flavors you love in one amazing cocktail. The perfect blend of sweet and sour, Strawberry Hibiscus is a must-try this winter. So grab your friends, head over to Uncle Julio’s, and treat yourself to a Strawberry Hibiscus Margarita today!
Using Only the Freshest In-Season Ingredients
Hibiscus is a hardy, tropical flowering shrub that blooms from middle to late summer. It is one of the most popular flowers in tropical gardens, and it can show up in almost any shade of pink, red or yellow. Our delicious concoction combines sweet strawberries with tart hibiscus for a drink that’s sure to put some extra zing into your February nights.
Uncle Julio’s is committed to using only the freshest, in-season ingredients for all of our margaritas. This February, we selected strawberry and hibiscus because they are FRESH and oh-so-tasty! Our Strawberry Hibiscus Margarita is made with real muddled strawberries, hibiscus, freshly squeezed lime juice and 100% agave Lunazul Tequila and St-Germain.
Pairing Your Margarita with the Perfect Mexican Meal
Margaritas are the perfect accompaniment to a Mexican meal because they offer a refreshing balance of sweet and tart flavors that blend deliciously with all the spicy, savory flavors found in traditional Mexican cuisine. The tequila base adds an earthy note that pairs well with smoky ingredients like chilies or charred peppers, while the citrus works to cool off spicy dishes.
Margaritas can also be customized with different fruit juices, liqueurs and bitters to bring out subtle nuances in each dish and create a truly unique experience. With its vibrant look and enticing aromas and tastes, it’s no wonder why margaritas have become such a popular choice when pairing food and drinks!
Stop by Uncle Julio’s and Try One Today!
Uncle Julio’s Strawberry Hibiscus Margarita is the perfect way to kick off your February! Not only can it be enjoyed on its own but it also pairs perfectly with Mexican cuisine for an extra-special experience. So why wait? Stop by Uncle Julio’s today to try out our delicious February Margarita of the Month today!
Common Questions Asked About Margaritas
What is the difference between a margarita and daiquiri?
Margaritas and daiquiris are both classic cocktails that are very popular. The difference between these two drinks lies in the ingredients and flavors used.
A margarita is traditionally made with tequila, triple sec and lime juice, creating a refreshingly tart flavor. A daiquiri, on the other hand, is usually made with rum, lime juice, simple syrup and sometimes a splash of soda. Daiquiris are generally sweeter than margaritas.
Are all margaritas sweetened with triple sec or can other liqueurs be used instead?
It is true that margaritas are often sweetened with triple sec, a type of orange-flavored liqueur that adds sweetness and complexity to the drink. However, there is no hard-and-fast rule; other liqueurs can be used to sweeten a margarita instead. While different recipes may call for different types of liqueurs, some of the most popular substitutes for triple sec include Grand Marnier, Cointreau and Curaçao.