• Blogs

    March 4, 2014

    Ancho Reyes Chile Liquor Debuts in Miami March 10

    Ancho Reyes Chile Liquor, a distinctly different type of spirits, will be making its debut in the Miami market for the first time on March 10, according to William Grant and Sons Distillers, the Scottish distillery responsible for brands such as Sailor Jerry rum, Glenfiddich single malt Scotch whisk ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2013

    Tequila on the Farm: The Forge's Dewey LoSasso Makes Dinner in Paradise

    The sun was setting and there was a chill in the air as we walked through the gates of Paradise Farms in Homestead. A sign reading "Welcome. Please No Meat or Cigarettes" greeted us as we meandered through a fragrant path filled with the sounds of birds, bees, and crickets. Paradise Farms is well na ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2013

    Winter Crocktails Chase Away the Cold

    Tonight's forecast for Miami is a frigid 64 degrees. Sure, it sounds like nirvana to those of you practically anywhere else on the planet, but if you've lived in Miami all your life -- that's cold for denizens of the sub-tropics.Add in a record outbreak of the flu, and that means tonight is a great ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    Whiskey Joe's: Biker Nights, Boater's Catch and Cops

    Whiskey Joe's is a fun, new, outdoor place that is priming up for the 2012-2013 season. Open only two months, the place with tiki hut roof and fishy decor welcomes with an outdoor, casual setting and a friendly staff that is ready to cater to your culinary desires. "We get all kinds of clients here, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2012

    Right Now: Latin Burger Offers Tequila-Infused Tacos

    It's Friday night and you've spent the past five hours (or gets blurry at some point) drinking beers...which magically turned into tequila shots. In order to help transition you into Saturday, you need food. Tacos would be great. As you eat your meat-filled tortilla, you have a crazy vision. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2012

    Top Ten Margaritas: Classic, Spicy, and Pink

    ​To those of you who think a Margarita is that lime flavored slushy stuff that comes in a really big plastic container, think againThere are conflicting stories about the Margarita's genesis, but many claim the drink, made with fresh lime, tequila, and a touch of sweetness, was named after a beaut ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Lolita Cocina Seduces in SoBe: Taco Window Coming!

    Lesley ElliottThe patio at Lolita, serving shots on the weekends until 5 a.m.​SoFi's latest addition, Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar, recently surfaced in the old Nemo space. Aiming to bring sophisticated Mexican food with street cred to Miami, the CB5 Restaurant Group -- which operates two other ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Custom Cocktailing in the W Hotel's Living Room

    ​The Living Room at SoBe's W Hotel claims to offer any patron the cocktail of their dreams courtesy of a team of mixologists who are dedicated to making your evening of alcohol consumption a personalized experience. Named as one of Food & Wine Magazine's "50 Best Bars in America," the beverage ... 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 >>

  • Culture

    September 19, 2002

    Requiem for a Dream City

    Havana may be rendered fantastic here, but not distant