ABSOLUT ELYX Launches Casa Elyx at Art Basel Miami ...
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Absolut Elyx – the first single-estate, luxury vodka – will exclusively create a private pop-up club, Casa Elyx during Art Basel’s Miami Beach show this year. Inspired by the effervescent creativity arising out of Latin America, and Miami’s position as a connection point between the northern and southern hemisphere, Casa Elyx will showcase the most exciting artists, curators and projects that have emerged over the past year. Absolut is the official sponsor of Art Basel.READ MORE
Baker’s Bourbon is the ideal spirit to warm up those chilly days. Made by Beam Suntory and aged for seven years in new oak barrels, it’s a silky smooth bourbon with warm vanilla and caramel overtones and a sweet yet smooth finish, reminiscent of cognac. Although best enjoyed in a snifter over ice, it can also make for tasty mixed drinks. With the holiday season upon us we bring you creative cocktails for your Thanksgiving Celebrations.READ MORE
10 Ways to Cut Costs While Having a Truly Joyful H ...
You know “stuff” isn’t what makes the holiday season truly fulfilling. Yet each year, despite your best intentions, you end up shopping too much, rushing too much, stressing too much…and savoring the moment too little. Here, financial adviser Donna Skeels Cygan offers 10 suggestions to help you maximize your joy by making small, deliberate changes in the way you spend (or don’t spend) your money this holiday season:
Set a budget for gift-giving. By the time we reach adulthood, Cygan says, most of us have learned that giving and receiving unneeded gifts is an enormous waste of money. (“Many clients have told me they do well all year and then lose control during the holidays because of gift-buying expectations,” she shares.) Consider the following cost-cutting strategies:READ MORE
PARK CITY Mountain Resort Begins New Era
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Park City Mountain Resort begins an exciting new era, under new ownership, with the new 2014-15 winter season which just opened. Three lifts will serve six runs, two terrain parks and a jump line. PayDay Chairlift will service beginner and intermediate terrain; with additional beginner terrain available via First Time Lift; while 3 Kings Lift will provide access to a jib set-up in lower 3 Kings park, beginner park in upper First Time, and a jump line on Quicksilver.READ MORE
Are you familiar with this holly-but-not-so-jolly cycle? As the holidays approach, you promise yourself that this year you won’t get caught up in a frenzy of overspending. You know that piles of gifts do little to enhance your family’s seasonal joy—and you definitely don’t want a debt hangover that carries into January. And yet, every year, your resolve disappears under a mountain of shopping bags and wrapping paper.
You can’t seem to stop yourself from adding one more person to the list…agonizing over finding gifts at the “right” price point so recipients won’t think you’re cheap…charging “just” one more gift for each kid so that the pile under the tree will be big enough…and so on.READ MORE
It’s hard to imagine, but it was only six years ago when Google introduced Android to the world. By creating an open platform Android has become the most popular mobile operating platform. Nowadays there are over a billion devices in the world and growing by the millions every day. This month, Lollipop 5.0, the latest and most advanced platform is unleashed to the masses. We at HOMBRE had the privilege of being first to test the platform and the latest devices. In the coming days and weeks we’ll be bringing you individualized reviews. Launching this month, right in time for the holidays, is the Nexus 9 tablet (Nov. 3) and Nexus 6 smartphone (Nov. 12). Also available on Lollipop are the Nexus Player and Android Wear.READ MORE
PETROSSIAN Celebrates 30th Anniversary With Tasty ...
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Petrossian, the premier name in Caviar is celebrating 30 years in America. To toast the occasion we joined Messr. Alexandre Petrossian for a sumptuous afternoon of caviar, champagne, vodka and cocktails. The tasting included a full range of decadent delights, newly created treats, single-servings of caviar, and exciting innovations designed to prolong the brand’s legacy and take it beyond its long established success.READ MORE
Thanksgiving in Vegas With MGM Resorts Internation ...
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Family and friends will enjoy the festive dishes prepared at MGM Resorts International restaurants for the Thanksgiving holiday. Traditional harvest fare will be served at participating restaurants at Bellagio, ARIA, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay, Delano Las Vegas, The Mirage, Monte Carlo, New York-New York, Luxor, Excalibur and Circus Circus.
You may start their holiday feast with starters made with comforting, seasonal ingredients such as Heirloom Baby Beets with coffee vinaigrette, Ibérico ham, pomegranate and Bayley Hazen blue cheese at Sage at ARIA. STRIPSTEAK at Mandalay Bay will offer Graffiti Cauliflower Salad featuring Tuscan kale, dried cranberries, pomegranate and ginger vinaigrette. At TENDER Steak & Seafood at Luxor, guests can honor the harvest with Pumpkin and Fuji Apple Soup made with roasted pumpkins and apples, apple cider and cream reduction. Guests can indulge in a different type of seasonal splendor with Lobster Bisque served with dill crème fraiche and mini croutons at Nine Fine Irishmen at New York-New York.READ MORE
BAHA MAR Will Offer World Class Culinary Experienc ...
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Baha Mar, the $3.5 billion integrated gaming resort opening in the Spring of 2015, is introducing the first four signature restaurants of its highly anticipated culinary experiences. The resort’s food and beverage selections complement an elite collection of hotel brands – The Baha Mar Casino & Hotel, Rosewood Hotels & Resorts, Grand Hyatt and SLS LUX - as well as a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, and ESPA spa among other remarkable experiences.READ MORE
From November 14, 2014 through January 18, 2015, HistoryMiami will present an exhibition featuring the work of renowned Cuban-American photographer Mario Algaze. A Respect for Light: The Photography of Mario Algaze is the first comprehensive exhibition highlighting the Miami-based photographer’s body of work, including images captured throughout Latin America, panoramic images of South Florida and concert photography.
The exhibition focuses on images taken in Bolivia, Ecuador, Mexico and Cuba, among other Latin American countries. Over the course of more than 30 years, Algaze captured these photographs, which feature the people and locations of the places he visited in the early morning light as each day begins.READ MORE
There’s nothing quite like a good ‘Old Fashioned,’ the classic drink for a real man. With Knob Creek bourbon you can create the perfect drink. As we get ready for the holidays we bring you two versions to start the celebrations early.
Knob Creek Mulled Old Fashioned
Created by Celebrity Chef Michael Symon
2 parts Knob Creek® Bourbon
1/3 part Mulled Demerara Syrup*
4 dashes Angostura® Bitters
Add Knob Creek Bourbon, Mulled Demerara Syrup and Angostura® Bitters in a rocks glass with ice.
Stir and add an orange peel for garnish.
First Look: THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARM ...
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THE HOBBIT: THE BATTLE OF THE FIVE ARMIES, the third and final installment in Peter Jackson’s adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic novel The Hobbit, in theaters December 17th. Here we bring you a first look of the latest artwork and newest trailer of the upcoming blockbuster.READ MORE