Top Chefs Helm Dinner in the Sky Experience in Puerto Vallarta

One of the world’s exhilarating dining experiences, Dinner in the Sky comes to Casa Velas in Puerto Vallarta from January 28 – February 28, 2017. Groups of 22 adventurous guests will be lifted nearly 150 feet in the air by a crane, taking in breathtaking views of the property’s on-site golf course and beautifully polished […]

Two Star Michelin Chef To Head Up Star-Studded Culinary Team at Cocina de Autor, Grand Velas Los Cabos’ Signature Restaurant

Grand Velas Los Cabos, the fifth property of the family owned and operated Velas Resorts opening in late 2016, announces that two star Michelin chef Chef Sidney Schutte will head up  its signature Cocina de Autor restaurant. Netherlands’ rising star Vincent Colauto will be chef de cuisine.  Chef Schutte’s Dutch heritage, passion for traveling and […]

Introducing Mezcal Marqués

(LOS ANGELES, NEW YORK; February 20, 2015) — The Denomination of Mezcal – it includes agave spirits from 8 states and over 40 different kinds of agave varietals – exemplifies Mexico’s spirits diversity. And if you want to know where and when that diversity was first recognized you must go to Guanajuato, Mexico. There in the […]

Las Alamandas’ Tequila Getaway Offers 120-plus Tequilas

Even with National Tequila Day coming up July 24, no one could taste all 120 fine tequilas on the menu on a three-night jaunt to exclusive Las Alamandas.  But how about a seminal tequila-immersion getaway to this private haven on the Mexican Riviera that lets you sample five different tequilas of your choice each day […]

Lightning in a Bottle

The agaves are piled 3 feet high, shorn of their sword-like paddles and stacked on the precipice of a pit lined with volcanic rock and radiating heat like a subterranean furnace. Each piña—as the agave hearts are called, because of their resemblance to enormous pineapples—represents about eight years of slow growth and a harvest so […]

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