The Perfect Cinco de Mayo Cocktail

The Smoked Mangonada Margarita, one of the cocktails in 2016's Margarita of the Year contest

 

A Winning Margarita Recipe
by Phoebe Yu

 

Looking for the perfect margarita for your Cinco de Mayo festivities? GAYOT has just the cocktail that will add some kick to any fiesta.


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L.A. Restaurants Celebrating Cinco de Mayo

Tacos at Lotería Grill
Tacos at Lotería Grill

 

Where to Celebrate Cinco de Mayo in LA


There’s no shortage of fun places to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in Los Angeles. From festive beachside eateries to a downtown rooftop experience, find out where to enjoy margaritas and tacos along with vegan empanadas, habanero-spiked burgers, churro waffles and more.

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Barrel-Crafted Vodka Has Arrived

Oak by Absolut is one smooth spiritOak by Absolut Launches in Los Angeles

 

Vodka that tastes like whiskey, what?! Yes, it’s true. Absolut Vodka has quite literally taken the clear spirit to a very dark place and GAYOT was among the first in Los Angeles to try it. The intimate tasting at local hot spot Estrella Restaurant on the Sunset Strip introduced the versatile spirit straight-up as well as in a few different cocktails. Smooth and subtly smoky with notes of oak, vanilla and caramel, it’s a new spin on an old classic.

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Princess Cruises Debuts Chef Curtis Stone’s Specialty Restaurant SHARE

Chef Curtis Stone cooking with Peter Roelant, Manager of Culinary Operations of Princess Cruises
Chef Curtis Stone cooking with Peter Roelant, Manager of Culinary Operations of Princess Cruises

UPDATE: January 2017, discover the new menu with Curtis Stone’s SHARE restarant – Princess Cruises.

Princess Cruises is collaborating with renowned chef Curtis Stone and his specialty restaurant SHARE aboard Ruby Princess and Emerald Princess to offer guests a singular dining experience. Continue reading “Princess Cruises Debuts Chef Curtis Stone’s Specialty Restaurant SHARE” »

Volvo 60th Anniversary Celebration

Volvo 60th Anniversary Celebration at Paramount Pictures Studios in Hollywood
Volvo 60th Anniversary Celebration at Paramount Pictures Studios in Hollywood

 

Swede Smell of Success

 

To celebrate their presence on American roads since 1955, Volvo hosted a 60th Anniversary Celebration at Paramount Pictures Studios in Los Angeles, California on October 24, 2015. At the event, there was a vintage Volvo cars showcase, history museum, drive-in movie theater and Bowers & Wilkins listening room, featuring a state-of-the-art sound system from the high-grade speaker manufacturers. Guests also enjoyed authentic Swedish eats (meatballs, of course!) and beverages, as well as a surprise visit from Jay Leno, who later spoke at the event. Continue reading “Volvo 60th Anniversary Celebration” »