It's the kind of question that, in Austin, can make or break friendships: Where's the best margarita in town? In honor of Eater Cocktail Week 2012, we're asking it all week long.
Traditionalist versus trendy. Rocks versus frozen. Salt? No salt? Fruit infusion? Dainty sip or strong pour? There are so many ways—none of them wrong, really—to make this staple drink. So Eater Austin wants to know: when readers crave their favorite margarita, where do they go?
We asked for your suggestions and threw in a few of our own favorites, and now it's time to pick a winner. From three semi-final rounds running at noon for 24 hours each day through noon on Thursday, we'll pick six finalists. From that elite group, an ultimate winner will be chosen from a poll that will open tomorrow afternoon and close Friday.
Round two winners are Polvos and Matt's El Rancho.
Now, on to round three, our last semifinal: