Fun Ways to have a Safe Cinco de Mayo Include a Margarita Messenger Service, a Virtual Bartending Competition with Public Voting and High Quality Canned Tequila Cocktails Ready for Drinking
Three ways to safely celebrate Cinco de Mayo at home include a margarita messenger service, a virtual bartending competition with public voting and high quality canned tequila cocktails, no mixing or ingredient shopping required!
Tanteo Tequila – Margarita Messenger + Virtual Mexican Standoff + Cutwater Spirits – Canned Cocktails
- Margarita Messenger: Twisted Alchemy x Tanteo Tequila
On May 4, Tanteo Tequila is launching a new collaboration with Twisted Alchemy, purveyor of fresh, cold-pressed juices for craft cocktails.
Margarita Messenger deliveries will be available in ten states (CA,TX, Fl, Il, NY, AZ, WA, NJ, MA, CT) and include a full 750ml of Tanteo Tequila with fresh, cold-pressed, all-natural Twisted Alchemy juices so those at home can effortlessly enjoy the full, well-balanced flavors of a properly made margarita.
Options include Tanteo Jalapeno with Lime Sour and Watermelon, Tanteo Blanco with Lime Sour and Blood Orange Juice and Tanteo Habanero with Lime Sour and Passion Fruit Juice. Pick your kick, with prices starting at $89.99 each, or try all three, starting at $209.99
- Virtual Mexican Standoff
Tanteo’s popular secret ingredient bartending challenge has gone virtual! Public voting open now on the Tanteo website.
The Virtual Mexican Standoff features eight top bartenders from around the country who have each been compensated with a $250 shift pay to create a cocktail with a secret ingredient, Tanteo Tequilas and Twisted Alchemy juices provided. Each bartender’s video entry is now live on the Tanteo website, with the public encouraged to evaluate creativity and perceived deliciousness to vote for their favorite and send additional tips. Participants include Allison Torres (Refinery Rooftop, NY), Christian Orlando (The Stand, NY), Kat Parsons (American Oak, Alameda, CA), Randy Thais (Bungalow, Huntington Beach, CA), Lee Baker (Star Bar and Jurassic Tiki, CO), Lee Zaremba (Lazy Bird, IL), Angela Dugan (Kapow Noodle Bar, FL) and Colleen “Coco” Kelley (Vidorra, Dallas, TX).
The winning bartender will be announced on Cinco de Mayo and will receive additional shift pays, so make sure to vote for your favorites HERE. Here’s to the handmade!!
3. Cutwater Spirits – Canned Cocktails
Cutwater Spirits, San Diego’s original distillery, offers a full line of innovative canned cocktails including a few that are perfect for Cinco de Mayo like their new Tequila Soda with lime, plus a Margarita and Paloma. Perfect for those who want a high quality cocktail at home with no ingredient shopping or mixing required!
Margarita (12.5% ABV) – The tequila imparts a floral aroma with a smooth finish that complements our mix of tart lime, pure cane sugar, and a subtle hint of orange. The combination is a perfectly balanced margarita with a Cutwater twist.
Buy on Drizly HERE
Paloma (7% ABV) – A sparkling citrus cocktail a floral aroma and smooth finish.
Buy on Drizly HERE
(NEW) Tequila Soda (7% ABV) – Crisp with a kick. Tequila and soda water combine with a hint of lime for a smooth and flavorful classic that’s ready-to-enjoy anywhere.