This award-winning margarita, by Datz Tampa, recently won the title of ‘Tampa Bay’s Best Margarita’ at the annual event, Margarita Wars.

There were 19 total mixologists competing behalf of their respective bar or restaurant, including Datz’s Mixologist, Morgan Zuch. Mix one up for yourself!

Kelly Kapowski

Kelly Kapowski

Photo Courtesy of Datz Tampa

Kelly Kapowski

Ingredients:

  • 1 1/2 oz. Silver Tequila
  • 1/2 oz. Prickly Pear Syrup
  • 1/2 Lime Juice
  • 4 drops of Orange Blossom Water
  • Tidal Boar Ginger Beer

Preparation: Combine prickly pear syrup, lime juice, orange blossom water, and silver tequila and shake for 10 to 15 seconds. Strain combined ingredients into a rocks glass. Top with Tidal Boar Ginger Beer, a fresh St. Petersburg, FL product. Garnish with an edible orchid.