The Chicago Reader Presents The Margarita Trail – A journey to map the top margaritas in town!

Vote on the best Margaritas in Chicago at our tequila-filled contest where you’ll drink and decide. You’ll get to sip on custom-made Margaritas of all kinds and at the end of the night—one lucky bartender will be named the Grand Champion and hoist the Margarita Cup high! Guests will also enjoy live mural paintings, appetizers, tasting stations, and fun games to win prizes from El Jimador.

Date/Time: Tuesday, April 26th (6-8pm)

Location: Barcocina (2901 N. Sheffield Ave., Chicago)

Cost: FREE! – MUST be 21+

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Bartenders Include:

Luis Mendoza

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Umberto Lear

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Mark Daress

Noeli Priego

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Nancy Montez

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Daniel Jahnke

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Shawn Hazen

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Luis Luna

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Sam Stone

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Adolfo Calderon

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Elizabeth Vega

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Jorge Hernandez

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Participate in an exclusive Margarita Tasting!
Times/Dates/Locations below:

Su Casa: Tequila Tasting April 18th – (6pm-7pm)

La Casa de Isaac & Moishe: Tequila Tasting April 20th – (5pm-6pm)

La Casa de Issac: Tequila Tasting April 20th – (6:30pm-7:30pm)

Graystone: Tequila Tasting April 21st – (6pm-7pm)

Barcocina: Tequila Tasting April 21st – (5pm -6pm)

Roscoes: Tequila Tasting April 21st – (7pm-8pm)

Club 64: Tequila Tasting April 23rd – (6pm-7pm)

Public House: Tequila Tasting May 4th – (5pm-6pm)

Patrons Hacienda: Tequila Tasting May 4th – (8pm-9pm)