How well do you know margaritas?
Some prefer frozen, some on the rocks
Updated: 2:39 PM EDT Jul 24, 2019
Some prefer frozen, others on the rocks. Some prefer salt on the rim, others sugar. If a tropical beach is a bit too far away, here are five facts to help you celebrate National Tequila Day on July 24. The margarita went mainstream in December 1953, when Esquire magazine wrote a column on the “provocative” drink. “She’s from Mexico, Señores, and her name is the Margarita Cocktail,” the "Painting the Town with Esquire" column read. The frozen margarita was the sixth-most popular cocktail in 2018, beat out by daiquiris, dry martinis, whiskey sours, negronis and Old Fashioneds. However, tequila was the highest-selling spirit.Salt on the rim isn't just for decoration: Rather, it brings out the sweetness of the traditionally-used Coin…