5 Cocktails For Fans Of The Margarita To Try

By: Risha Ganguly

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There is hardly anything that can match the refreshing, cooling vibe of a classic margarita. You pour yourself a glass of this ultimate brunch cocktail and feel your body relax. The beachy vibes in the middle of nowhere are guaranteed with just a glass of margarita and great company. 

And if you are such a huge fan of this drink, why not try other cocktails that you would definitely grow to love as well? We have 5 options for you, 5 different cocktails that are sure to please your margarita-loving taste buds. 

Daiquiri:

Daiquiri

First up on our list is the classic Daiquiri. Originating from the shores of Cuba, this cocktail is a true tropical delight. With just three ingredients – white rum, fresh lime juice, and simple syrup – the Daiquiri offers a crisp and refreshing alternative to the Margarita. Shake it up with ice and strain into a chilled glass for a taste of Havana in every sip. 

Paloma: 

For those who crave the zesty punch of a Margarita but with a fizzy twist, the Paloma is the answer. This Mexican gem combines tequila with grapefruit soda, a squeeze of lime, and a pinch of salt. It's a vibrant cocktail that will transport you to a sun-soaked beach. Take slow sips and let the Paloma bring a burst of citrusy joy to your palate. 

Caipirinha: 

Hailing from Brazil, the Caipirinha is a carnival of flavours that Margarita lovers won't want to miss. Swap out the tequila for cachaça, a Brazilian sugarcane spirit, and muddle it with fresh lime wedges and sugar. The result? A delicious concoction that dances on your taste buds, blending sweetness and citrus in perfect harmony. Sip on a Caipirinha and let the rhythm of Rio take over. 

Mexican Mule:

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Give the classic Moscow Mule a trendy makeover with the Mexican Mule. This tequila-infused twist features the same ginger kick but with an added layer of tequila's warmth. Combine tequila, ginger beer, and lime juice over ice, and you've got a refreshing elixir that pairs perfectly with any occasion. Garnish with a lime wheel, and you're ready to revel in the spicy and spirited world of the Mexican Mule. 

Gin Gimlet: 

If you're in the mood for a sophisticated escape from Margarita-land, the Gin Gimlet is here to elevate your cocktail shenanigans. Simple yet refined, this cocktail blends Gordon's gin with fresh lime juice and simple syrup. Shake it up and strain into a chilled glass for a drink that spells elegance. The very-berry notes of gin, coupled with the zest of lime, create a cocktail that's both timeless and delicious.

While a margarita is a classic in itself, you can have other delicious cocktails like Mexican Mule and Gin Gimlet too to appease your taste-buds. Enjoy the delicious flavours of the cocktail, but remember - moderation and safety come first!