As if we needed an excuse to enjoy a taste of summer today, February 22nd is National Margarita Day! Enjoy some fun facts about that frozen concoction that helps us hang on, courtesy of the Food Channel.

American consume an average of 185,000 margaritas per hour.

The frozen "slushie" margarita machine was invented back in 1971.

We drink more tequila than any other country in the world, even more than Mexico.

Now where's the salt?