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    HOMBRE Exclusive: MOTHER’S DAY GIFT GUIDE 20 ...
    in Cuisine, Decorating, General, Gift Guide, Home, Pleasure, Products, Sunglasses, TOYS

    One of the most important holidays of the year is almost here. Mother’s Day is the day we honor that most important person in our life. Whether it’s your mom, the mother of your kids, or someone who just plays the role better than anyone else; it’s time to celebrate her for all she is and all she does. Although it’s not always easy to find the perfect gift, in most cases a card and wish is enough. For mom, it’s really the thought that counts!
    However you can and should do much better. Here we bring you a Mother’s Day Gift Guide that will give you plenty of options when choosing that special gift for such an important symbol in your life.

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    Tequila HERRADURA Cocktails for Cinco de Mayo
    in Cuisine, Event, General, Home, Pleasure, Products, Spirits

    Cinco de Mayo has become the “unofficial day” to celebrate Mexican culture and heritage in the US, and tequila as the heart and soul of Mexico is a must in this celebration.
    For that reason we bring you a few cocktail recipes and cinco interesting facts about the authentic Mexican tequila HERRADURA:

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    1.       Casa Herradura continues to use traditional and artisanal methods, such as slowly cooking the agave hearts in traditional clay ovens and natural fermentation; resulting in 100% agave tequila

    2.       Herradura is credited with the introduction of the world’s first-ever reposado and extra añejo tequilas

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    MOTHER’S DAY Recipes from LAS PALMAS
    in Cuisine, Event, General, Home, Products

    This Mother’s Day do something special for the Mom in your life. Why not surprise her by doing the cooking and preparing a delicious meal. Whether you celebrate in the style of mother or mamá,  Chef Eduardo Ruiz,  of the popular restaurant Corazón y Miel in Bell, CA, shares recipes for some of his favorite dishes -  Costillas a la BBQ y Miel,  Codorniz en Ají Verde and Huevos “A la Madre” - all prepared using the authentic Mexican sauces LAS PALMAS.

    In Central America and Mexico Mother’s Day falls on May 10, in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Uruguay, Perú, Chile, Colombia and Cuba, it’s celebrated the second Sunday in May. This year as it happens May 10 is the second Sunday in May, so we’ll all celebrate!

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    HORNITOS Tequila Cocktail Recipes for Cinco de May ...
    in Cuisine, Films, General, Home, Pleasure, Products, Spirits

    Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner and here we bring you a few versatile tequila recipes for your fun night. Kickoff the celebration with a few margarita alternatives from Hornitos Tequila for those looking to grab the spirit of Cinco de Mayo by the horns –  no matter how they prefer their tequila!

    Mexican Salute (pictured above)
    1 part Hornitos Plata Tequila
    2 parts lemonade
    3-4 dashes of green hot sauce
    Salt/smoked paprika rim

    Preparation:
    Rim shot glass with salt and smoked paprika. Mix chilled lemonade, chilled Hornitos® Plata and hot sauce in mixing glass and pour into a tall shot glass.

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    HOMBRE Exclusive: AT&T President/CEO RALPH d ...
    in Advice, Advice, Business, Career, Celebrities, Event, Fame, Finance, General, Home, Money, Negotiating, Power, Products, Profile, Self Help

    Ralph de la Vega, President and CEO of AT&T Mobile & Business Solutions, recently shared his difficult journey about immigrating to the united States. de la Vega’s family struggled to escape the turbulent Cuban revolution, but only the future business leader was allowed to board the flight that would bring him to freedom.  With much sadness the family hoped they would be reunited in a few days, but it took four years for they all to be together again. In his own words – and an HOMBRE exlusive – de la Vega shares his experiences as an immigrant and his rise to the top.

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    Cinco de Mayo Arrives Early with DOS EQUIS – ...
    in Cuisine, Event, Fame, General, Home, Pleasure, Products, Spirits

    Once again in 2015, Cinco de Mayo falls on an awful day for celebrating this U.S. honored tradition: a Tuesday. If you thought last years’ Monday fiesta wasn’t optimal, you don’t want to let Tuesday happen to you this yearThat’s why Dos Equis is once again saving the holiday, with people everywhere heeding the advice of the Most Interesting Man in his latest message, and joining the brand’s Dos de Mayo celebration, on Saturday May 2. But this is no ordinary Saturday, as cities nationwide are already preparing celebrations to make this the most magnificent Dos de Mayo ever, such as Louisville’s annual race of the thoroughbreds and Las Vegas’ fisticuffs match of the ages.

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    SANGRIA LOLEA for Cinco de Mayo
    in Cuisine, Event, General, Home, Pleasure, Products, Spirits

    This Cinco de Mayo doesn’t have to be all about tequila. A tasty and delicious alternative to get the party started is Sangria, and one of the best is Sangria Lolea, a gourmet brand from the Mediterranean. Pulling inspiration from its region of origin, Sangria Lolea, brings the perfect combination of wine and fruit, with a frizzante touch. In addition to its fine taste, it brings a sophisticated flare of style to any celebration.
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    Sangria, is a wine cocktail synonymous with social gatherings, celebration and joy! Let your bottle of sangria add a pop of color and great décor to the festivities. Prepared with either red wine or white wine, Sangria Lolea is made with all natural ingredients and has a moderate content of alcohol; elegantly crafted and perfect for Cinco de Mayo or any date or celebration.

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    BUCHANAN’S Celebrates the Billboard Latin Mu ...
    in Celebrities, Cuisine, Event, Fame, General, Home, Music, Pleasure, Spirits, Television, Theater

    As the official spirit sponsor of the 2015 Billboard Latin Music Awards Show and After Party, Buchanan’s is celebrating Latino talents, nominees, presenters and performers with signature cocktails such as Miami Mora and South Beach Chilled, exclusively created for this year’s celebrations.

    SOUTH BEACH CHILL
    Created by Buchanan’s for the Latin Billboards 2015 (pictured above)

    Ingredientes:

    1.5 oz Buchanan’s De Luxe
    .5 oz licor de banana Giffard Banane du Brésil
    .75 oz jugo de naranja recién exprimido
    .75 oz jugo de piña fresco
    .25 oz jugo de limón recién exprimido
    2 pizcas de Angostura Bitters
    Una hoja de piña, para decorar
    Hielo en cubos

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    2015 TONY AWARD Nominations Announced – Kris ...
    in Celebrities, Event, Fame, General, Home, Music, Stars, Television, Theater

    Nominations in 24 competitive categories for the American Theatre Wing’s 69th Annual Antoinette Perry “Tony” Awards were announced today by Emmy, Golden Globe and Tony Award-winning Actress Mary-Louise Parker, who will be starring in the upcoming Manhattan Theatre Club production of HEISENBERG this May, and Emmy and Golden Globe Winner Bruce Willis, who will make his Broadway debut next season in the new play MISERY, at the Tony Award Nominations ceremony sponsored by IBM.  The nominees were selected by an independent committee of 38 theatre professionals appointed by the Tony Awards Administration Committee.  The 2015 Tony Awards are presented by The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing.  (The list of nominations follows.)

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    Cinco de Mayo Cocktail from DELEON Tequila
    in Cuisine, General, Home, Pleasure, Products, Spirits

    With Cinco de Mayo right around the corner, what better time to up your tequila cocktail game?  Mixologist Brian Matthys, from New York’s own The Gander and Corkbuzz, has fashioned a signature Cinco de Mayo cocktail featuring DELEÓN Tequila that enhances every aspect of the tequila spirit to create a flavor profile for the celebrated holiday that’s completely unique.

    Named “Las Flores de Mayo,” the star of the recipe is the leader of the DeLeón Tequila line-up –the new Platinum.  Un-aged and unrivaled in finish, DeLeón Platinum Tequila, made from 100% Highland agave, is a provocative Blanco with a rich, complex agave honey that is slow-fermented and twice-distilled.  This cocktail is refreshing yet spirit forward, keeping the agave aromas and flavors from the tequila in the forefront. The verjus (unfermented grape juice) brings refreshing acidity along with a little fruit and sweetness while the Velvet Falernum adds spice and citrus, and the cacao bitters tie everything together.

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    2015 TRIBECA FILM FESTIVAL Audience Award Winners ...
    in Celebrities, Event, Fame, Film, Films, General, Home, Music, Stars, Theater

    The 2015 Tribeca Film Festival (TFF) sponsored by AT&T, has come to a close; and to wrap things up the  winners of two Audience Awards were announced. Two awards – one for narrative and one for documentary – were given to the audience choices for the best films. King Jack, (cast pictured above) directed by Felix Thompson, was chosen to receive the Narrative award and TransFatty Livesdirected by Patrick O’Brien, was chosen for the Documentary award.

    Each award comes with a cash prize of $25,000.  Additionally as part of the Tribeca Film Festival Artists Awards program, King Jack receives “Rockets Over the Delta” (Mass MoCA #218) courtesy of Stephen Hannock and TransFatty Lives receives ”Taliban Relief Painting” courtesy of Piers Secunda.

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    QUADRAT Restaurant Opens in New Hotel Sant Frances ...
    in Bars, Cuisine, Decorating, General, Home, Hot Spots, Hotels, Latest photo, Lounges, Pleasure, Restaurants

    Palma de Mallorca has a brand new five star property to excite the senses with the recent opening of Hotel Sant Francesc.  An illustrious team of architects, interior and landscape designers have revamped a manor house dating from 1880 to create a luxury hotel with 42 rooms and signature suites along with Quadrat Restaurant & Garden. The classic restaurant is overseen by Chef Simon Andreas Petutschnig.

    quadratQuadrat is situated in the former stables of the house and includes lush garden seating offering a total of 70 seats.  The Lobby Bar and Patio Mallorquin serves tapas throughout the day.

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