July 24 marks National Tequila Day–and Valley restaurants are getting in on the celebration. Here are a few delicious local specials and events to check out:
TQLA, the Southwestern Kitchen and Agave Bar located in Mesa’s Dana Park, pays tribute to National Tequila Day with several can’t-miss food and drink specials. Pop in Wednesday for $6 margaritas; half-priced fajitas; $5 off all tequila flights; and $2 tequila tap shots. Plus, tequila ambassadors will be on hand to discuss the history and signifance of this well-loved spirit. www.tqla.com.
Choose any of Blanco Tacos + Tequila’s margaritas with Corrido or Peligroso tequila for $6. Or, diners can grab a lime and the nearest saltshaker at the Scottsdale restaurant and enjoy $6 shots of Corrido and Peligroso. Be sure to order up some guacamole while your’re there. www.foxrc.com.
JW Marriott Camelback Inn in Scottsdale is ready to raise a glass as Rita’s Kitchen and R Bar will celebrate by offering its signature Rita Rita Margarita for half-price (normally $12; $6) on National Tequila Day. www.camelbackinn.com.
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