It’s National Margarita Day! Soon you’ll be able to hit Santa Fe’s new Margarita Trail

Naitonal Margarita Day

You can hoist an Ancho Blueberry Margarita at the Living Room at Inn and Spa at Loretto in Santa Fe, N.M. 

(Inn & Spa at Loretto)

National Margarita Day on Monday celebrates the famed tequila-based cocktail.

And Santa Fe, N.M., a city known for its spicy ‘ritas, is poised to launch a new Margarita Trail featuring 30 or 40 bars and restaurants along which visitors can sample and sip.

National Margarita Day

A margarita called Nason’s Fancy is served at La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa.

(La Posada de Santa Fe Resort & Spa)

The “trail” promises a “culinary cocktail experience” that shows off the best the city has to offer,  with drinks priced at $7 to $12.


Among the featured stops:

— Maria’s New Mexican Kitchen, a Santa Fe fixture that mixes up more than 100 different margaritas

— Del Charro Saloon at Inn of the Governors, which features an Electric Blue Margarita (Patron Silver, Citronage and Blue Curacao) for $9

—  La Fonda on the Plaza, the historic hotel whose bar serves up a Bell Ringer made with Tanteo Jalapeño Tequila, jalapeño juice and Triple Sec for $12


Staab House Bar at the 19th century La Posada de Santa Fe Resosrt & Spa.

National Margarita Day

You can get a ham and pineapple margarita at Santacafe in Santa Fe.


Visitors will be able to grab a Santa Fe Margarita Trail Passport that lists participating bars and eateries and shares recipes.

You can sample and collect enough stamps in your passport to score a Margarita Trail T-shirt too.

Though plans will be unveiled Monday, the trail won’t officially open until May 5, also known as Cinco de Mayo.


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