Hecho En Mexico. The ubiquitous spirit of Mexico has long been a part and parcel of the cocktail scene stateside. The Margaritas and Palomas are the choice libations in the bars and upscale restaurants, each rendering its own version with home made counterparts of the famous and potent liqueurs. As summer has nudged in, we all resort to the variations of these potentially head banging cocktails; be in the bars and taquerias or our own home.
The whole world, along with me, was flabbergasted when the Desperado actor Antonio Banderas joined fashion design course in the eponymous Central Saint Martins in London in the summer of 15 at the age of 55. And nearly a year later, the famed actor has unveiled his first fashion line in an exclusive collaboration with Danish fashion conglomerate Selected Homme.
Oftentimes, the high spirit of any liquor or drinking spirit should be acquainted with its darker side, lest it should lose its joi-de-vivre in the ever glowing glory of the inebriated state of mind, or mirthful state of expressions and impressions. A macabre alabaster drenched with the black spirit and liqueur franchaise.
The journey towards the bigger dreams starts with a spark of small curiosity. And it is better served when we tread upon it, light as possible; but with firm obduracy, and unyielding attitude towards the fruition of one's quest.