cinco de mayo
happy 5th of may! i don’t celebrate mexican heritage so much as my love of margaritas. so i thought i’d share my recipes for homemade margaritas. below are the quick and dirty version (easy!) and the all-out-martha-stewart version of sour mix and simple syrup. add a little tequila and you’re ready to celebrate, amigos!
you know those pre-mixed margarita mixes? yuck. too sugary (or high-fructose-corn-syrup-y) and not lime-y enough. and expensive. that doesn’t sound like you, does it?! so skip the costly versions and head on over to the frozen juice aisle, where you’ll find cans of frozen lime-ade. stock up when they’re on sale and you’ll always have the makin’s for this quick and dirty recipe: