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Tequila Sunrise: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo All Year Long

Once a year, tequila gets its day to shine. But there is no reason why this remarkably smooth, ever sippable, spirit has to be limited to a single day in May.

DEL MAGUEY MEZCAL MESA GRILL
CAESARS PALACE

Bobby Flay is quite fond of both tequila and mezcal. He not only serves several types of margaritas, including both cactus pear and white peach versions, but he also offers Del Maguey mezcal as a sipper and smoky floater to add to your favorite margarita

SMOKE & SPICE MARGARITA VISTA COCKTAIL LOUNGE
CAESARS PALACE

Some like it hot. The Smoke & Spice Margarita gets its rustic flavor from the El Silencio mezcal, heat from a chili liqueur, and balancing powers from agave, lime, and corazon purée.

PINEAPPLE HABANERO MARGARITA GUY FIERI’S EL BURRO BORRACHO
RIO ALL-SUITE HOTEL & CASINO

This Mexican hotspot offers 24 varieties of tequila, four-sample tasting flights and several mouthwatering margaritas. Like spice? Try the Pineapple Haba- nero Margarita. It combines el Jimador Silver tequila with a pineapple and habanero purée.

PAMA TEJITO ALTO BAR
CAESARS PALACE

Sweet, yet sour, the Pama Tejito combines Jose Cuervo Platino premium tequila with lime juice, pomegranate syrup and mint leaves for a refreshing twist on the classic margarita.

CABO WABO CANTINA
PLANET HOLLYWOOD RESORT & CASINO

Rockers Sammy Hagar and Adam Levine have partnered to create a rebel spirit. Santo is what the two friends call Mezquila— a marriage of blue agave tequila and the smokier mezcal. The result creates, as Hagar calls it, “a higher spirit” with a smooth, somewhat floral and smoky taste.

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