By Deb Taylor
Long, hot summer days call for cold beverages and the margarita is the perfect drink to help cool down. Atlanta offer’s some of the finest frozen margarita bars that can be found anywhere. So come along for a short introduction to some of those bars.
Tin Lizzy’s Cantina
415 Memorial Drive S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30312
In 2005, Tin Lizzy’s Cantina opened up in Buckhead district of Atlanta. Tin Lizzy’s rapidly became a favorite for gathering with friends for some awesome food and for their wonderful frozen margaritas. Some of their signature frozen margaritas are: The Beach Bum consisting of 1800 coconut, cream of coconut, pineapple juice and sour mix. Another favorite of the locals is Blood Orange, consisting of St. Germain, Casa Noble organic tequila, Napa blood orange juice and sour mix. Also offered are Ginger Margarita, Grapefruit Basil and Chipotle Pineapple to name a few. Next time you’re in the market for a great frozen margarita, check out Tin Lizzy’s Cantina.
Bone Garden Cantina
1425 Ellsworth Industrial Blvd. N.W.
Atlanta, GA 30318
At the Bone Garden Cantina, frozen margaritas are king. By law, tequila is only allowed to be made in certain regions, Mexico being one of them. The crude ingredient for tequila is the blue agave plant, which is a native plant of Mexico. The Bone Garden Cantina uses the finest tequila for their frozen margaritas. A few of their offerings include the house margarita consisting of Silver Tequila, Triple Sec, sweet and sour and lime juice. Another great frozen margarita is Hot Chile Margarita promised to deliver the burn, consisting of spicy habanero flavored tequila, sweet and sour, hot sauce and orange liqueur.
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2071 Savoy Drive
Atlanta, GA 30341
For some really tasty food and some of the best frozen margaritas around, visit La Botana. Not only will you find terrific burritos and fajitas, but some pretty awesome frozen margaritas. So whether you are looking for some great Mexican fare, or just want to unwind with one of La Botana’s great frozen margaritas, you definitely can’t go wrong here.
Copeland’s Of New Orleans
3101 Cobb Parkway S.E., Suite 220
Atlanta, GA 30339
Copeland’s of New Orleans offers up some of the best cajun food in these parts. Pair that with Copeland’s famous margarita and you will have a meal to remember. Copeland’s margarita consists of Sauza Gold Tequila, Grand Marnier, fresh Sweet and Sour, and just a touch of orange juice. Another favorite at Copeland’s is the Blue Margarita which also includes Sauza Gold Tequila, Blue Curacao, fresh Sweet and Sour and a bit of lime juice.
Zocalo Mexican Kitchen & Cantina
187 10th St. N.E.
Atlanta, GA 30309
At Zocalo Mexican Kitchen & Cantina, you can enjoy some really authentic, delicious Mexican food. From burritos and enchiladas to the fajitas, you just can’t go wrong at Zocalo. As far as the margaritas, one of the local favorites is the Zocalo. This can be ordered on the rocks, but is awesome as a frozen margarita. It consists of gold tequila, triple sec and citrus.
Atlanta is home to many awesome frozen margarita bars. These are but a few that you might want to try next time you’re gathering with friends, or just need some down time to relax.
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