The inspiration for this margarita story was Robert Stanton's, Galveston: An Island of Firsts. Robert referenced Bob’s Galveston Island Reader, which was originally published in 1983. In Texas, Galveston had the first custom house, post office, opera house, and the list goes on and on.
But, what about the Margarita?
I’ve always heard that the Margarita was invented at The Balinese Room by Santos Cruz for singer Peggy Lee.
Today, I noticed this Facebook post that my friend Jack Morris, owner of Third Coast Gallery, shared that stirred up the debate. What’s this about Paco’s in Taxco, Mexico?continue reading