BuzzFeed explores the Margarita Mile
The BuzzFeed team came to Dallas for an episode of Bring Me and they tackled the Margarita Mile.
Dallas has staked its claim as the Official Home of the Frozen Margarita! From classic recipes to hand-crafted unique creations, we left no bottle of tequila unturned in search for the most sought-after margaritas in Dallas.
The Margarita Mile is a collection of the best and brightest margaritas in the city, conveniently located in a colorful app. Join Margarita Mile Ambassador and local Chef Julian Rodarte as you sip, savor and discover frosty beverages in Dallas' greatest neighborhoods.
Chef Dean Fearing is as synonymous with Texas as his signature cocktail, the Dean's Margarita. With ingredients hand-picked by Chef Fearing, it features Patrón Anejo Tequila, which contains a blend of two different barrels exclusive to Fearing's. Damiana, a flowering shrub native to Texas, gives the cocktail herbal and floral notes, while also giving the drinker a boost of vitality, and finally, the margarita is sweetened with agave nectar and shaken with house-made sweet and sour.
Since 1976, Desperados has been serving their classic La Margarita cocktail. This five-time winner of Dallas' best margarita features freshly-squeezed lime juice, Sauza Conmemorativo, Cointreau and a little something special.
If you've been to José then you know they take their margaritas seriously. The Squozen frozen margarita features the most natural ingredients around including, Casamigos Blanco Tequila, Cointreau, freshly squeezed lime juice and organic golden light blue agave nectar.
Of course, you can't forget the salt. The rim is handsomely garnished with homemade WildWood Salt and topped with a lime wedge.
Enjoy Revolver Taco's award-winning tacos while you sip on their special Revolver Margarita. This classic margarita is made with fresh lime juice, simple syrup, orange liqueur and tequila blanco. ¡Salud!
Get a taste of the Southwest with the fresh, invigorating flavors of Matt's Prickly Pear Puree Margarita. This go-to cocktail is made with Milagro silver tequila, real fruit prickly pear purée and home-made sweet and sour.
Welcome to Beto & Son's Nitro Alchemy Bar where you'll find the wildest table-side drinks in Dallas. Impress your friends and order the Liquid Nitrogen Margarita, which contains hand-selected Beto & Son Avion Resposado tequila, fresh lime juice, agave, orange liqueur and fruit encapsulated pearls.
Best known as the birthplace of the frozen margarita machine, innovation has always been at home in Mariano's kitchen since 1971. Rediscover new, fresh flavors with the signature Frozen Sunburst Margarita. This delicious margarita features tequila infused with strawberry and mango puree.
Celebrate 100 years of authentic food and fun at El Fenix with the "Original" El Fenix Margarita. Frozen or on the rocks, this Margarita has been voted "D's Best" by the readers of D Magazine for five years running.
You can't visit Cafe Herrera without trying the Maximo Margarita. This beautifully crafted margarita, served in a large coup glass over ice with a black sea salt rim, features Maestro Dobel Diamanté Tequila, Salerno blood orange liqueur, fresh-squeezed lime juice and agave.
Treat your taste buds to Meso Maya's unique De La Casa Margarita. This margarita features Blue Weber Agave, Monte Alban tequila blanco, fresh lime juice, and Oaxacan sea salt that's prepped in-house. Served frozen or on the rocks.
You can't visit Taqueria La Ventana without trying the La Ventana Margarita. A margarita so good… it's the only one on the menu. Sit back on the patio, grab a margarita and enjoy the Downtown skyline while you're transported to the streets of Mexico.
This electric blue margarita is a simple twist on a classic, perfectly served on the rocks. A mixture of Patrón Silver, Blue Patrón Citronge Orange, fresh lime juice and simple syrup. It is available at the Valor Bar and Burger at the American Airlines Center on the Plaza concourse near section 103.
Treat yourself to a margarita bursting with flavor. Wild Salsa's Wild-Rita features roasted pineapple, jalapeño-infused tequila, hand-pressed lime juice and agave nectar to balance it all out.
The Loca Rita at Tipsy Alchemist is one masterfully made off-menu secret margarita. You'll want to savor every sip of this drink that features Piña Loca Pineapple tequila, triple sec, jalepeno reduction, nitrogen cilantro, fresh lime juice and Peychaud's bitters.
Rose all day with a margarita twist! Take a seat in the beautifully decorated Jalisco Norte to sip on the 'Rita Champ. Made with Milagro Silver Tequila, Solerno Blood Orange Liqueur, lime juice, Cava Brut sparkling rose and served in a wine glass with Himalayan sea salt rim, garnished with a lemon twist. The light and refreshing cocktail is a perfect version of a margarita – no matter what season it is!
Kick back, relax and enjoy one of the best margaritas in the heart of Dallas at The Rustic. The frozen Rimy Rita is a fan favorite thanks to the perfect blend of Dulce Vida Lime tequila, raspberry liqueur, Cointreau and a sangria popsicle for an extra pop of flavor!
Gloria's Ginger Margarita is a refreshing cocktail made with Casamigos Silver Tequila, fresh ginger, lime juice and agave nectar. It mixes perfectly with the historic Bishop Arts neighborhood and it's quaint offerings - including the converted firehouse in which Gloria's is housed.