May 5 is Cinco de Mayo, celebrating the day in 1862 when Mexico’s army defeated France in the Battle of Pueblo. Although Cinco de Mayo isn’t an important holiday in Mexico, the United States has adopted the holiday as a way to honor Mexican culture, heritage and also an excuse to make great food, drinks and celebrate with good company.
Looking to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year? Why not add a cocktail alongside some delicious traditional Mexican foods such as molé, chalupas, tamales or guacamole. We’ve compiled the perfect list of cocktails to observe this 5th of May.