New Mexico is full of arts and culture, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t know how to party. This is where Santa Fe’s infamous Margarita Trail comes into play!
The Margarita Trail is an invitation to explore 45 of Santa Fe’s finest margaritas, each crafted for the Trail. The Margarita Trail promises to be one of your most memorable Santa Fe culinary adventures! This is a self-guided experience using an app for your smartphone that will give you a fun way to explore Santa Fe. Check out a few of the highlighted cocktails below from some of the city’s most fabulous restaurants.
Prickly Pear Margarita – Rancho de Chimayo Restaurante
Enjoy this shockingly pink drink at the winner of the 2016 James Beard Foundation America’s Classics Award. For more than 50 years – Rancho de Chimayó is woven into the tapestry of the historic Chimayó Valley. Since 1965, the front door of the restaurante invites you into the warm and comfortable atmosphere of cozy dining rooms and a scenic terraced patio, surrounded by the beauty of the colorful seasons in the Valley. Still serving world-class, authentic New Mexican cuisine from recipes passed down for generations, Rancho de Chimayó is truly a New Mexico treasure.
Midnight Margarita – Dinner for Two
Dinner for Two specializes in table preparations, such as Ceaser salad, bananas foster, and chateau briand. Their service and steaks are the finest in town. This fantastic establishment serves dinner every day from 4PM till 10PM with happy hours from 4PM till 6:30PM and 8:30PM till 10PM.
Amaya Jalapeno Margarita – Amaya at Hotel Santa Fe
Ready for a margarita with a little bit of a bite? Amaya at Hotel Santa Fe, The Hacienda and Spa mixes classic technique, contemporary flair, and fresh seasonal ingredients from the cold rivers of Alaska to the Great Plains to nearby local farms. Their chefs select the choicest ingredients and blend them together in a signature style that is both ancient and contemporary. Amaya highlights local Pueblo and Northern New Mexican influences, as well as foods from around the U.S. Amaya is also set a new glass-enclosed patio that is open during warm weather and closed when the weather is chilly at our boutique hotel in Santa Fe.
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