Cinco de Mayo is a special day. It's a reminder of Mexican democracy and freedom — things that we've all come to celebrate with copious amounts of tequila. But, this year, we were in the market for a change-up. And, we're not just talking about adjusting our recipes for the crazy lime shortage. We wanted fresh ingredients and an even fresher take on the classic margarita. So, we hit up two of the best bartenders in New York City for ideas. Chris Marshall, who mixes "prescriptions" at Apotheke, gave us two perfect tequila-infused drinks. And, Chris Scansaroli of Pulqueria gave us three new ways to make our margs. Ahead, five (yes, cinco) Cinco de Mayo drink recipes that are just what the doctor ordered — "fresh to death" is an understatement.
We may be guilty of overly gushing about our fellow employees. But, there's one R29er who seriously deserves our woman-crushing. That would be Ashley Miles, our kick-ass executive VP of brand and sale partnerships. Not only does she have the shiniest of hair, an enviable vintage wardrobe, and an adorable family, she also read
Actress and singer Patina Miller is on quite a roll these days. The Tony-winning actress — she's starred in both Dreamgirls and Pippin — can currently be found on both the big and small screens in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay and the CBS political drama Madam Secretary. Her character, Daisy Grant, is the press read