What was the best margarita recipe in 2018?

The best margarita recipe in 2018 was the Verde Margarita created by José Luis León from Mexico City. León’s recipe featuring celery and Elderflower was crowned the best margarita in 2018 by votes cast in the Patrón Margarita of the Year contest.

Margarita of the Yearis an international competition hosted by Patrón Tequila. Each year, world-class bartenders are invited to create their own version of the perfect margarita using their own local flavors. The Margarita of the Year is crowned by fans who vote through social media and at events for their favorite recipe.