Mexican drinks and Mexican cocktails are among the most popular in the world. So is the Mexican cuisine: many articles have been written about amazing Mexican food and Mexican dishes. Mexican beverages are colorful and varied – as the Mexican culture and the country itself 🙂 Check out this guide for the Best Mexican drinks to prepare for a Spanish Immersion Course in Mexico.
No doubts you have heard about Tequila and Margarita. Tequila is the number one liquor of Mexico. Just like champagne, tequila it comes from one specific region: the Mexican state of Jalisco and, more specific, the city Tequila. Tequila is distilled from the sugars of the blue agave plant. You drink tequila with salt and lime or mixed in a cocktail. The most popular cocktail is the before-mentioned Margarita: a combination of tequila, triple sec and lime juice, with salt on the rim of the glass. A margarita on the rocks is probably Mexico’s most emblematic drink. (more…)