Celebrate National Margarita Day 

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Gresham beer lovers can come to get a taste of their favorite beers right here at The Hoppy Brewer. The Hoppy Brewer has over 200 varieties of beer to choose from, so there’s sure to be something you’ll love. Of course, if our selection of beers isn’t enough to entice you, we also have more to offer. Stop by to try our selection of ciders and wines, too! 

National Margarita Day Is Soon 

Did you know that National Margarita Day is soon? It’s true! February 22nd marks a holiday to celebrate this famous drink. 

The Complicated History Of The Margarita 

Although the Margarita is a well-known drink today, it wasn’t always so. However, there is much debate as to the origin of the margarita. Three different people claim to have invented the Margarita. Carlos “Danny” Herrera claimed to have invented the drink in 1938 when he mixed the cocktail for a Broadway dancer who was allergic to some spirits. Since she wasn’t allergic to tequila, the drink was perfect for her. 

However, Francisco “Pancho” Morales claims to have invented the drink first. His first time mixing the drink was in 1942 in Juárez, Mexico. Even later, a Dallas, TX citizen by the name of Margarita Sames thought she’d created the drink in 1948 at a party attended by Tommy Hilton. 

Regardless of who first created the drink, however, the drink’s popularity has only grown since! 

Celebrate Margarita Day by making delicious margaritas at home or going out for one. Of course, if you prefer a more simple drink you can just stop by The Hoppy Brewer for a cold beer! 

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