September

Raspberry Ranch Water Margarita

Nothing is more refreshing than ranch water! We put our own Island Originals twist on the classic tequila drink by adding our blueberry pomegranate mix.

Ingredients:
1 oz. Island Originals Red Raspberry Mix
1 oz. Island Originals Margarita Mix
1.5 oz. Tequila
Topo Chico

Directions:
Add all ingredients, except Topo Chico to an ice filled glass. Stir, then top with Topo Chico. Garnish with blueberry skewer.


Dates To Celebrate

9/5- Labor Day
9/12- National Chocolate Milkshake Day
9/19- Talk like a Pirate Day
9/26- Better Breakfast Day

August

Cotton Candy Margarita

August's Margarita of the Month will have guests feeling like they're at the fair! The Cotton Candy Margarita comes with a show for your guests by infusing cotton candy into the drink tableside.

Ingredients:
3 oz. Island Originals Margarita Mix
3 oz. Water for dilution
2 oz. Tequila
Pink or Blue Cotton Candy
Pop Rocks

Directions:
Add a handful of cotton candy to a glass, sprinkle with pop rocks. Combine remaining ingredients into an ice filled shaker and shake. Pour over cotton candy glass.


Dates To Celebrate

8/3- National Watermelon Day
8/6- National Root Beer Float Day
8/10- National S'Mores Day
8/14- National Creamsicle Day
8/16- National Rum Day
8/30- National Beach Day

July

Garden Margarita Shots

Our Garden Margarita Shots are made with the juice of perfectly ripened watermelons, our classic margarita mix and a hint of spicy DaVinci Gourmet habanero syrup. You'll feel like you're enjoying these right at the farmer's market.

Ingredients:
.5 oz. Island Originals Watermelon Mix
1 oz. Island Originals Margarita Mix
.25 oz. DaVinci Gourmet Habanero Syrup
2 oz. Tequila

Directions:
In an iced-filled shaker, add all ingredients and shake until well chilled. Serve in tajin-rimmed shot glasses and garnish with a cucumber wheel.


Dates To Celebrate

National Ice Cream Month
7/1- Canada Day
7/10- National Pina Colada Day
7/19- National Daiquiri Day

June

Better Bitter Margarita

Inspired by warm summer nights and the flavors of the season, the Better Bitter Margarita puts a twist on a classic raspberry margarita. We use Campari, the Italian apéritif known for its bright red hue, to add a bit of bitter taste that plays well with the smokiness of mezcal.

Ingredients:
1 oz. Island Originals Raspberry Mix
1 oz. Island Originals Margarita Mix
1 oz. Mezcal
1 oz. Campari
2 oz. Water

Directions:
Place ingredients over ice in a shaker tin. Shake and strain over ice; serve.

Dates To Celebrate

6/3- National Donut Day
6/10- National Iced Tea Day
6/14- National Bourbon Day
6/19- Father's Day
6/21- Summer Solstice
6/21- National Smoothie Day

May

Spicy Avocado Margarita

Sometimes savory can be simply sweet...or spicy! Our Spicy Avocado Margarita uses DaVinci Gourmet Habanero Syrup for a hint of heat, offset by creamy avocado and our sweet-tart margarita mix.

Ingredients:
4 oz. Island Originals Margarita
.5 oz. DaVinci Gourmet Habanero Syrup
2 oz. Tequila
1/4 c. Avocado
Cilantro

Directions:
Blend all ingredients with ice & serve

Dates To Celebrate

5/1- May Day
5/5- Cinco de Mayo
5/8- Mother's Day
5/13- World Cocktail Day
5/16- National Mimosa Day
5/21- National Waiters' and Waitresses' Day

April

Strawberry Coconut Margarita

Simply satisfying. The Strawberry Coconut Margarita is a simple but refreshing take on a classic strawberry margarita, with a hint of coconut for a tropical twist.

Ingredients:
2 oz. Island Originals Strawberry Mix
1.5 oz. Mezcal
1.5 oz. Tequila
4 oz. Coconut Water, Unsweetened

Directions:
Combine all ingredients into an ice filled shaker. Shake and strain over ice.

Dates To Celebrate

4/1- April Fools' Day
4/2- World Party Day
4/6- National Acai Bowl Day
4/15 - Passover Begins
4/17- Easter
4/20- National Banana Day
4/22 Earth Day
4/23 - Passover Ends
4/30 - National Bubble Tea Day

March

Caramelized Pineapple Margarita

Mezcal is known for its smoky flavor notes, which mix well with the natural sweetness of pineapple. Top off the Caramelized Pineapple Margarita with a smoked pineapple wedge for an extra hint of smokiness.

Ingredients:
1 oz. Island Originals Margarita Mix
1.5 oz. Mezcal
1 oz. Pineapple Juice
1 oz. Water

Directions:
Combine all ingredients into an ice filled shaker. Shake and strain over a chilled glass. Garnish with a smoked pineapple wedge

Expert tip: muddle fresh pineapple in the bottom of shaker tin prior to pouring in remaining ingredients

Dates To Celebrate

3/13- Daylight Savings Time Begins
3/14- Pi Day
3/17- St. Patrick's Day
3/20- First Day of Spring

February

Gold Fortune Margarita

The Gold Fortune Margarita mixes the slightly sweet yet spicy taste of ginger with sweet-tart margarita mix and orange bitters for an elevated margarita experience.

Ingredients:
1 oz. Island Originals Margarita Mix
1 oz. DaVinci Gourmet Spicy Ginger Syrup
2 oz. Tequila
6 dashes Orange Bitters
4 oz. Club Soda

Directions:
Pour first 5 ingredients over ice filled shaker. Shake. Add club soda, stir and strain over ice filled glass. Garnish with an orange peel ribbon and candied ginger.

Dates To Celebrate

2/1- Chinese New Year
2/6- National Frozen Yogurt Day
2/13- Galetine's Day
2/14 Valentine's Day
2/22 - National Margarita Day
2/24 World Bartender Day

January

Morning Margarita

Whether you're looking for an extra punch with brunch or a bit of bubbly during happy hour, the Morning Margarita is the perfect sip that combines floral-forward lavender, sweet-tart margarita, tequila and prosecco.

Ingredients:
1 oz. Island Originals Sour Mix
1 oz. DaVinci Gourmet Lavender Syrup
1 oz. Tequila
4 oz. Dry Prosecco

Directions:
Combine sour mix, lavender syrup and tequila over ice filled shaker. Shake until well chilled and pour into a champagne class. Top with prosecco.
Garnish with fresh lavender flower or lavender petals sprinkled on top

Dates To Celebrate

1/12 - National Hot Tea Day
1/15 - National Strawberry Ice Cream Day
1/18 - National Gourmet Coffee Day
1/22 - National Hot Sauce Day
1/25 - National Irish Coffee Day
1/27 - National Chocolate Cake Day
1/31 - National Hot Chocolate Day