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Happy National Margarita Day!

Here at MamásLatinas, we love food holidays and, even better, cocktail holidays! Well, with today being a celebration of one of the most iconic Latin drinks, I can't think of a better way to celebrate than with our seven favorite margarita recipes EVER.

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We all know the classic margarita or even some variations, but these recipes are going to shock and delight you more than you can possibly imagine. The classic tequila cocktail has always been a favorite. Can you imagine any tropical vacation without a delicious margarita in hand?

Lately, different types of the classic drink have become popular. Want a spicy margarita? How about a low calorie margarita? Or what about the cutest little margarita Jell-O shooter? Check them out and let's drink up!

 

The Farmer's Market Margarita is a delight. 1

At only 99 calories, there's a BIG reason why this is my absolute favorite margarita: it's packed full of fresh flavor, it's delicious AND it's not terrible for the waistline! It's a win-win, really.

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This Mango-Avocado Margarita is a creamy twist on the classic. 2

This margarita was surprisingly creamy and one that I really enjoy. Before this, I never would have thought that avocado was a cocktail ingredient--but it really works!

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A Smoky Watermelon-Jalapeño Margarita will give you heat if that's what you want. 3

Love your cocktails spicy? I know I do! The smokiness of the watermelon is amazing when combined with the spiciness of the jalapeño. It's truly a fantastic drink.

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This Cranberry Margarita is simple yet complex. 4

Want some seasonal flavor in your favorite Latin drink? Then try this cranberry margarita, which sparkles with something really yummy that I just can't resist.

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The Grilled Smoky Margarita uses the power of smoky lemons to give it its amazing flavor. 5

I know it's not really grilling season yet, but you absolutely HAVE to keep this one on your radar! The flavors are simply amazing and everyone will truly be impressed with the concoction.

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If for whatever reason you don't like tequila, these beer margaritas are for you. 6

Want to know how to make the easiest margarita known to man? Well, here it is, the Coronarita. This one really couldn't be simpler and it's especially approved for anyone who prefers beer over tequila.

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These strawberry Margarita Jell-O Shooters use the strawberry as the shot glass! 7

How ADORABLE are these?! Of course, they're not really for the kiddies but for us adults who like our margaritas inside of a cute little strawberry.

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