5 drinks to try in The Woodlands area to celebrate National Tequila Day, July 24

National Tequila Day is July 24.

National Tequila Day is July 24.

Celebrate National Tequila Day by trying one of these tequila-infused beverages in The Woodlands area.

1. Casa Noble Pineapple-Chipotle Margarita
Cyclone Anaya’s Mexican Kitchen
The $11 drink is made with Casa Noble Joven Tequila, pineapple juice, lemon and lime juice, Grand Marnier, chipotle liqueur and rimmed with Tajin—a seasoning made with chilies, lime juice and sea salt.

20 Waterway Ave., Ste. 110, The Woodlands
281-419-5771
www.cycloneanaya.com
Hours: Sun. 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Mon.-Thu. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Fri. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-11 p.m.

2. Cilantro Fix
Local Pour
The $11 drink is made with Dulce Vida Blanco Tequila, Grand Tyku Citrus Liqueur, fresh lime juice, agave nectar and cilantro.  Local Pour also offers the Spicy Cucumber Jalapeno Margarita made with Casamigos Blanco Tequila.

1900 Hughes Landing Blvd., The Woodlands
281-419-7687
www.localpour.com/thewoodlands
Hours: Mon.-Tue. 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Wed. 11 a.m.-11 p.m., Thu. 11 a.m.-midnight, Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-1 a.m., Sun. 11 a.m.-10 p.m.

3. Sangria Rita
La Cantina Mexican Grill
The $7.50 margarita is served frozen and made with Sauza tequila. It is then topped with housemade sangria. Aside from the Sangria Rita, the Coconut Rita and Skinny Rita are other popular options that are ordered at the restaurant.

6777 Woodlands Parkway, The Woodlands
281-419-4000
www.lacantinamexicangrill.net
Hours: Mon.-Sun. 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m.

4. Supremo Margarita
Mi Tierra Mexican Grill
The $10.99 drink is made with Don Julio Anejo, Grand Marnier, agave nectar and fresh lime juice with a blue sugar rim. Mi Tierra Mexican Grill offers several other tequila cocktails including 10 flavors for margaritas, which can be served frozen or on the rocks.

3555 Rayford Road, Spring
281-528-0206
www.mitierragrill.com
Hours: Mon.-Thu. 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m., Fri.-Sat. 11 a.m.-10 pm., Sun. 8 a.m.-9 p.m.

5. Tequila & Agave Mule
1252 Tapas Bar
The $8 cocktail is a spin on the classic Moscow Mule, made with Tres Pesos tequila and agave nectar mixed with lime juice and ginger beer, garnished with lime and mint. 1252 Tapas Bar also offers a Coconut Margarita and a Margarita Daisy, both martinis made with tequila.

9595 Six Pines Drive, Ste. 670, The Woodlands
281-419-1260
www.1252tapasbar.com
Hours: Mon. 1-9 p.m., Tue.-Wed. 11 a.m.-1 a.m., Thu.-Sat. 11 a.m.-1 a.m., Sun. 1 p.m.-9 p.m.
By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.