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There’s a Mexican Restaurant In Portsmouth, NH That Sells A $75 Margarita

Have you ever seen a $75 margarita on a menu before? Well, one exists in Portsmouth, NH at Rio Tequila Cantina! Rio Tequila Cantina is located right along the Piscataqua River in the heart of Portsmouth. The restaurant is the latest addition to The Labrie Group's growing portfolio. They also own esteemed establishments like Jimmy's Jazz & Blues Club, Atlantic Grill, and River House. Their newest seacoast restaurant offers mesmerizing views of the water, especially from its deck. It also offers an exceptionally delicious and expensive margarita. But there's a reason for the hefty price. The $75 margarita is called the Acan Margarita. This beverage is a harmonious blend of Don Julio 1942 tequila, Grand Marnier 100th anniversary, agave, and fresh squeezed lime juice. But what really pushes the Acan Margarita to a league of its own is the inclusion of the Don Julio 1942. The Allure of Don Julio 1942 The question many might ask is: what makes Don Julio 1942 tequila so special that it merits such a price tag? The answer lies in its meticulous production process, heritage, and the unparalleled experience it offers. Craftsmanship & Aging: Don Julio 1942 is an añejo tequila, meaning it's aged for a minimum of one year, but in the case of 1942, it's aged for a period of at least two and a half years in American white-oak barrels. This extensive aging process lends the tequila its rich caramel and chocolate notes, making it a delight for the senses. Limited Production: Each bottle of Don Julio 1942 is crafted with care. The tequila is produced in small batches, ensuring that each bottle receives the utmost attention. This limited production not only ensures quality but also adds to its exclusivity. Historical Significance: The name "1942" commemorates the year Don Julio González began his tequila-making journey. It’s a tribute to his legacy and dedication to producing the finest tequila. Tasting Experience: Don Julio 1942 is not just about taste; it's an experience. With its warm vanilla undertones, hints of tropical fruits, and a spicy finish, it promises a complex yet balanced flavor profile. Would You Buy This $75 Margarita in Portsmouth? Given the luxury and depth of flavor that Don Julio 1942 brings to the Acan Margarita, it's no surprise that the drink stands out at Rio Tequila Cantina. For those who appreciate the finer nuances of premium spirits and are looking for an unmatched tequila experience, a visit to Rio Tequila Cantina and a taste of the Acan Margarita should definitely be on the agenda. But it's also completely understandable if it's out of your budget, because it's definitely out of mine! But that's not the most expensive margarita ever sold. The London Bar in New York City has a drink called the Billionaire Margarita, which comes with a price tag of $1,200!! [select-listicle listicle_id="1117967" syndication_name="cheers-to-11-great-places-to-grab-a-margarita-in-boston" description="yes"]