It’s the day we’ve been waiting for all year! Well, kinda. The party holiday of all party holidays, Cinco de Mayo, is here. Ahora mismo. And not only is it a big day for our founder (#halfwayto70), it’s the perfect excuse to have one or two margaritas and let your long, luxurious hair down. Go ‘head girl, you earned it.
This post was originally published on May 5, 2015. It has been updated for your pleasure.
We’ve rounded up a few of our favorite recipes from around the web and, we must say, they’re all delicious. Even though the annual celebration takes place on a Thursday, that doesn’t mean you can’t get down with it. It just takes some restraint. The wisdom that comes with age has taught us that the real secret to a successful Cinco is to get a good buzz — and STOP.
It’s spicy, but with blackberries. VinePair
Make it with 100% pure agave tequila, dive in. Chow
And then there was a mango. Food & Wine
Viva Cuervo!. Delish
Cantaloupe, lime, frozen. Self
Clooney makes a mean margarita. Vogue
Let’s get boozy. Pops. Bon Apetit
And the last one for kicks. Cheers.