With National Hispanic Heritage Month in full effect through October 15th, celebrants will be looking for authentic and meaningful ways to celebrate the cultural impact of Hispanic Americans and their heritage – and what easier and tastier way to toast the occasion than 1800 Tequila.

Named for the year that tequila was first aged in oak casks in Jalisco, Mexico, 1800 Tequila boasts over 220 years of Mexican heritage and tradition. With its tequila now available worldwide, it exemplifies the cultural power and influence of Hispanic traditions on the globe – perfect to celebrate the contributions of Hispanic heritage to the world.

Whether enjoyed in a classic Margarita or Paloma (the national drink of Mexico), or with a more modern twist, these cocktails are the perfect complement to Hispanic Heritage Month.

1800 Verde Vibes

  • 2 oz. 1800 Blanco
  • ¾ oz. fresh lime juice
  • ¼ oz. jalapeño juice
  • 2 dashes celery bitters

Directions: Combine all ingredients in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a rocks glass with a salted rim over fresh ice. Garnish with a jalapeño slice.

1800 Tequilada

  • 2 oz. 1800 Reposado
  • ¾ oz. lime juice
  • ¾ oz. agave syrup
  • 1 oz. Mexican beer
  • Pinch of salt

Directions: Combine tequila, lime juice, agave syrup, and salt in a cocktail shaker with ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a rocks glass with fresh ice. Top with Mexican beer and a lime wheel garnish.

1800 Sage Margarita

  • 2 oz. 1800 Cristalino
  • 1 oz. fresh lime juice
  • 1 oz. triple sec
  • 3 fresh sage leaves

Directions: Muddle sage leaves in triple sec in a cocktail shaker. Add tequila, lime juice, and ice and shake vigorously. Strain into a chilled margarita glass with a salted rim and garnish with a sage leaf and lime wheel.

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