Today (Feb. 22) is National Margarita Day, so we're searching for the best margaritas in the area. Did you know that over 20% of people say they love a good Margarita and are always searching for the ultimate Margarita experience.

So now that National Margarita Day is here, I figured I would share with you some places that not only make a good Margarita, but at times can border on great.

Before you get to the list, if you're someone who likes to make your own, how about this secret recipe direct from Punta Mita, Mexico.

As a connoisseur of Tequila and a great Margarita, here are five of some of the best places in the area that you might find a perfect Margarita:

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    PUERTO VALLARTA

    98 Newtown Road, Danbury

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    PUEBLO VIEJO

    Located in the Carmel Shopping Plaza in Carmel, N.Y.

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    HACIENDA DON MANUEL

    Located on Federal Road in Brookfield

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    LAS MANANITAS

    Located on Route 22 in Brewster, N.Y.

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    PANCHO'S AND GRINGO'S

    Located on Federal Road in Brookfield