Recipe Follows: National Margarita Day takes place on Wednesday, February 22. They’ve decided to celebrate with us with 1/2 priced pitchers of their signature Ginger Margarita ($24 instead of $48).
If you can’t make it to Spice Market, make them at home…they’ve shared their Ginger Margarita recipes with us:
Ginger Margarita (Makes 1 serving)
For the Ginger Lime Syrup
1 cup Ginger, peeled, chopped and pureed in blender
1 cup sugar
1 ½ cups Fresh lime juice
Bring lime juice and sugar to a boil. Remove from heat and add ginger. Let steep until room temperature. Strain through a chinois, pushing for total extraction.
For the Margarita
1 oz Reposado Tequila
½ oz Cointreau (or triple sec)
½ oz Ginger Lime Syrup
Combine all ingredients in rocks glass with ice. Shake vigorously. Crust rim of glass with ginger salt and pour margarita into glass. Squeeze lime wedge then drop in drink.
Spice Market is Located at 403 W13th Street, New York, NY 10014 for reservations call 1 212.675.2322