Though it's certainly great in a margarita or sipped on its own, tequila isn’t just for drinking. Whether used as a marinade or infused in butter, it's also a terrific cooking ingredient. Here are nine exceptional excuses to buy an extra bottle of tequila:
1. Tequila-Mustard-Glazed Chicken Skewers
James Holmes, a Farmhouse Delivery CSA customer, developed the glaze for this recipe while experimenting with homemade mustards.
2. Grilled Oysters with Spiced Tequila Butter
Blaine Wetzel grills oysters, then drizzles them with butter flavored with sage, oregano, lemon juice and tequila.