WATCH: You can thank Mexican women for the tequila that always starts the party

2019-03-19 19:00
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Tequila has a lot more history to it than most of us know.

Almost everyone of legal drinking age has a tequila story - some might cringe while others will shout 'Ole!' - but the wholly unique Mexican drink has an interesting history - and it's women to thank for developing the spicy juice that we know today.

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Inspired for a little bit of Mexican? You can get your tequila on at these top spots in SA.

Cape Town



Perron Mexican Appreciation Society


El Pistolero

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El Toro 

Port Elizabeth

Tilting Head Taco Cafe and Margarita Bar

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Picasso's Mexican Taqueria


El Jefe Cantina

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