Alyson Wyers Counts Down the Best Margarita Recipes for Cinco de Mayo

 - May 6, 2015
Perfect for celebrating Cinco de Mayo, the best margarita recipes can be enjoyed all season long as a refreshing, summery cocktail. Trend Hunter Research Writer Alyson Wyers discusses her favorite examples of margarita makeover, from cocktail cosmetics to candy rims and even ginger beer substitutions.

Introducing seasonal ingredients like strawberries and blood oranges is one way to put a twist on the classic cocktail, like the one posted on Tasty Yummies. Another variation is a DIY salt scrub from She Knows that smells delicious and is an exfoliating treatment. The best margarita recipes include a coarse salt rim. Cocina214 switched thing sup with their Pop Rocks version. Jess of How Sweet It Is made over her margarita by adding light beer and a gingery simple syrup.