• Blogs

    December 16, 2013

    Ralph Pagano to Open Mexican Restaurant at Dream South Beach Hotel

    Celebrity chef Ralph Pagano has just announced he'll open a restaurant in South Beach. Pagano is also chef/owner of Alba Seaside Italian at the Sole on the Ocean resort in Sunny Isles Beach. The restaurant will open at the Dream South Beach Hotel, replacing Serafina, which will close shortly after ... More >>

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    July 30, 2012

    Miami Mixologists Represent at Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans

    See also "Sra. Martinez's Robert Montero wins Marie Brizard cocktail challeng" and "Julio Cabrera of Sra. Martinez wins Campari cocktail competition at The Corner."Miami was well represented at the tenth anniversary of Tales of the Cocktail. This five-day long celebration of spirits brings the world ... More >>

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    May 2, 2012

    Serendipity 3's Cocktails: Penis-Shaped Candy, Warhol, and Now Miami

    Serendipity 3 has long been known as the ice cream parlor to the stars.  The decadent restaurant was opened in 1954 in a New York City brownstone and quickly became the place to see, be seen and eat ice cream.  Andy Warhol traded art for food, Jackie Kennedy Onassis tried (unsuccessfully) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2011

    Free Don Cosme Organic Tequila at Milam's Market

    ​Health nuts rejoice! It looks like liquor companies are embracing the organic craze sweeping the food industry. Don Cosme Tequila is the newest member of the tequila family to make its way to Florida, as well as the newest member of the organic tequila club.Don Cosme has been distilling this spir ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2011

    Talking Tequila With the Industry's Head Honcho Francisco Gonzalez

    We might equate tequila with lime chasers, tropical cocktails, and a hazy night or two. But to Francisco Gonzalez, president of the National Chamber of the Tequila Industry, it means a taste of Mexico, even when he's far away from home.Home for Gonzalez is Los Altos, the highlands of Jalisco, a stat ... More >>

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    November 10, 2010

    Taqueria Tacontento Serves Free Tequila

    ​Taqueria Tacontento debuts its new tequila bar -- Bar Agave. Bar Agave features handcrafted tequila cocktails that utilize fresh fruit and natural purees, herbs and spices. No sweet crap here. They ix-nayed the sugar and their libations use exclusively agave nectar. The spirit Tequila ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2010

    Agave Loco Pepper-Cured Tequila Gives Drinks the Golden Touch

    Photo by Christina Staalstrom​The Mexican craze continues to sweep Miami and Agave Loco Pepper-Cured Tequila is just what you need to go with that late night taco run.Made from 100 percent agave, this reposado tequila from Jalisco, Mexico is infused with a blend of six peppers to give it just the ... More >>

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    May 5, 2010

    Cinco de Mayo in Miami Guide

    Image via House of Sims' Flickr/CC 2.0Yet another international holiday America loves to adopt as their own for the sole purpose of alcohol consumption has arrived. Cinco de Mayo is here, just 49 days after St.Patrick's Day! Replacing beer with tequila and green with sombreros, the "any-excuse-to-p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2008

    The Great Voodoo Tiki Tequila Taste Test

    Two frosty bottles of Voodoo Tiki. Drink up. We have a tradition around the New Times offices called Beer Fridays, where we basically reserve the last two hours of a workweek to drink in excess. It's a good tradition, as you might imagine, and it was upheld this past Friday when we sampled two bott ... More >>

  • Music

    March 8, 2007

    Maná in Heaven

    Guadalajara's favorite sons make a triumphant return to Miami — haters be damned

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    September 29, 2005
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    October 21, 2004
  • Music

    May 18, 2000

    Three Is Still the Magic Number

    The return of the classical Latin trio