Did you know this Friday, July 24th, is National Tequila Day? To celebrate the momentous occasion, I wanted to share the below cocktail options to help narrow down your quest for the best tequila infused beverage in Dallas or at home!

Paul Martin's Traditional Margarita

Paul Martin’s Traditional Margarita

Cocktail via Paul Martin’s American Grill


  • 2 ounces tequila
  • ½ ounce fresh squeezed lime juice
  • 1 ounce housemade sweet and sour
  • ½ ounce agave
  • Salt rim, served on the rocks
  • Garnished with a lime wedge

Shake Don Julio Blanco Tequila, agave nectar, fresh made lime juice, and housemade sweet and sour. Served on the rocks with a salted rim and lime wedge.


Mexican Sugar Hibiscus Margarita

Mexican Sugar Hibiscus Margarita

Cocktail via Mexican Sugar


  • 1.5 oz tequila
  • ¾ oz hibiscus water
  • ½ oz simple syrup
  • ½ oz lime juice
  • ½ oz Cointreau
  • 1/3 oz velvet falernum

Combine all ingredients and shake with ice. Strain over fresh ice into a rocks glass half-rimmed with superfine sugar. Garnish with an edible orchid.

Anchor's Spicy Grapefruit Margarita

Anchor’s Spicy Grapefruit Margarita

Cocktail via Anchor Design District Pool & Bar


  • 1 oz Tequila Blanco (Patron Silver)
  • ½ oz Agave Syrup
  • ½ Fresh Grapefruit Juice
  • ½ oz Lime Juice
  • 2 Slices Fresh Jalapeno
  • 2 oz Margarita Mix

This Spicy Grapefruit Margarita is the perfect recipe for an at home margarita, especially if enjoyed by the pool.

GRACE's Platinum Gold Margarita

GRACE’s Platinum Gold Margarita

Cocktail via GRACE


  • Gran Patrón Platinum
  • 100-Year Grand Marnier
  • Lemon & Lime
  • Agave Necta
  • Gold Flakes

Who engineers your favorite Dallas or Fort Worth tequila cocktail?

Share your favorites on social media with hashtag #BrandonDoesTequila!

Stay hungry thirsty, Dallas.


Brandon Baker

Brandon Baker

Brandon is a Dallas born-and-raised, tech-loving, obsessive foodie. His blog is dedicated to all the fun and affordable food the Dallas metroplex has to offer.