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Shout salud for Margarita Month at these Brisbane bars

Margaritas might be the best use of tequila known to humankind, and on National Margarita Day (Feb 22) and throughout February, the beloved summer cocktail will be featured on menus around Brisbane. Here’s where to order one

Margarita Month
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By Time Out in association with Herradura Margarita Month |

Tequila, orange liqueur and lime juice. It’s a simple yet delicious recipe – so delicious, in fact, that it’s made the Margarita one of the top ten most-ordered cocktails in the worldFirst made in Amatitán in central Mexico exactly 150 years ago, Herradura Tequila is the award-winning, 100 percent blue agave tequila that is perfect for celebrating National Margarita Day on Saturday, February 22. But one day is never enough, and the Margaritas will keep flowing throughout February, with 20 venues in and around Brisbane offering special deals and limited-edition drinks made with Herradura’s premium spirits. Here’s where to raise a glass during National Margarita Month. Chin chin!


Alba Bar & Deli, 34 Burnett Ln, Brisbane City
Death & Taxes, 36 Burnett Ln, Brisbane City
Treasury Casino, 130 William St, Brisbane City


Cloudland,  641 Ann St, Fortitude Valley
Finney Isles, 702 Ann St, Fortitude Valley
Osbourne Hotel, 766 Ann St, Fortitude Valley
Press Club, 339 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley 
Savile Row, 667 Ann St, Fortitude Valley 
Suzie Wong's Good Time Bar, 678 Ann St, Fortitude Valley


Hello Gorgeous, 32A Chester St, Newstead 


Cobbler, 7 Browning St, West End 


Bonita Bonita, 2460 Gold Coast Hwy, Mermaid Beach 
The Collective, 1128 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
Frida Sol, 1176 Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach
Hyde Paradiso,  Lvl 2/8 The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise
Justin Lane Establishment, 1708-1710 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads
Light Years, 1848 Gold Coast Hwy, Burleigh Heads
Lockwood, 7B Justin Ln, Burleigh Heads
QT Gold Coast, 7 Staghorn Ave, Surfers Paradise 
The Star Gold Coast, 1 Casino Dr, Broadbeach


Heritage Exchange, 151 Flinders St, Townsville
Longboard Bar and Grill, The Strand Headlands, 80 Gregory St, Townsville 
The Ville Resort-Casino, Sir Leslie Thiess Dr, Townsville 

If you fancy yourself a bit of a mixologist, you can also mix up an easy Horseshoe Margarita at home using just three ingredients. When the recipe is this simple the quality of the ingredients is paramount, so make sure you’re using fresh limes and hacienda-made Herradura Tequila. 

Horseshoe Margarita

60ml Herradura Tequila
30ml fresh lime juice
15ml agave syrup or simple syrup

1. Pour ingredients into an ice-filled shaker
2. Shake well
3. Pour into ice-filled tumbler (salt rim optional)

Happy Margarita Month!