On an island full of sugary subsitutes claiming to be "margarita," it can be difficult to find the real deal. What you want is a sleek 'rita with 100 percent agave tequila. What you don't want is that sour mix bullshit that will saddle you with night sweats and blinding headaches.
We've been there, which is why we know that choosing a quality tequila drink for your Cinco de Mayo rabblerousing results in the kind of night you want—one that edges on the side of adventure, but doesn't topple over into the kind that involves becoming acquainted with the intricately patterned tiles of the taqueria's bathroom floor.
Celebrate Cinco de Mayo the right way with the 10 Best Margaritas in NYC.