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  • Jack2 Jun 22, 2014 08:46 PM
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do they have tequila thats good for doing shots and mixing with something like juice instead of just mixing it in a margerita

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  1. not an expert on this, but i like tequila ocho

    1. Yes

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      1. re: ac106

        what would be something good i can get for around 20 bucks

        1. re: Jack2

          Where are you? Your selection will be 10x better in California than say in NC.

          1. re: Jack2

            Hacienda Vieja or Espolon

        2. try tequila 1800 anejo, it's very inexpensive but has a deep, rich, well-rounded flavor. if you want something strictly to shoot or mix, might as well go with the classic 1800 silver. inexpensive and doesn't taste like a charred oak barrel.

          1. Try Gran Centenario Reposado or Plata.

            Mix it with grapefruit juice and a splash or two of club soda.

            1. Yes, they have many hundreds of them.

              Also, a Margarita is nothing more than tequila, lime juice, and a sweetener of some sort...so by definition, any tequila that works in a tequila sour (tequila and juice) should work in a Margarita (a tequila sour with some sweetener tossed in).

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              1. re: The Big Crunch

                The "sweetener of some sort" in most margaritas is a second liquor/liqueur ...