pampero


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pam·pe·ro

 (păm-pâr′ō, päm-)
n. pl. pam·pe·ros
A strong cold southwest wind that blows across the pampas of South America.

[American Spanish, from pampa, pampa; see pampa.]

pampero

(pæmˈpɛərəʊ; Spanish pamˈpero)
n, pl -ros (-rəʊz; Spanish -ros)
(Physical Geography) a dry cold wind in South America blowing across the pampas from the south or southwest
[C19: from American Spanish: (wind) of the pampas]
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In a pampero off the River Plate we speculate, if we are disabled, of running in to Buenos Ayres, the "Paris of America," and I have visions of bright congregating places of men, of the jollity of raised glasses, and of song and cheer and the hum of genial voices.
The mainly orange-and-pink print Pamper[degrees]BlackPants, 2014, is echoed in the adjacent painting From the Pampero Series (Mitzi), 2014, showing a double pair of spade forms, one in gray, and a mirrored image in a very neon orange and red.
Popular sippers include Pampero Aniversario and Diplomatico Reserva Exclusiva, says general manager "A" Senamatmontry.
In rum, Pampero Aniversario and Captain Morgan 1671 received a gold medal each, and in liqueur, Baileys won two medals, include one gold.
The acquisition of the so-called 'Brazilian rum' marks an expansion in Diageo's Latin American business, which already sells Venezuelan dark rums Cacique and Pampero, and distributes Mexico's leading tequila brand Jose Cuervo.
The acquisition of the so-called "Brazilian rum" marks an expansion in Diageo's Latin American business, which already sells Venezuelan dark rums Cacique and Pampero and distributes Mexico's leading tequila brand Jose Cuervo.
He wins a place in the UK final, a trip to Venezuela to the home of Pampero rum, and he will appear on billboards in Liverpool.
Showcasing his exceptional mixology skills in the rum category final, Conor clinched the title with his innovative cocktail, the Shango Mojito, bagging himself a place in the prestigious UK final and a trip to Venezuela - to the home of Pampero rum - along the way.
And the talented Darrol should know as he has been nominated for awards, designing his own drinks - the Pampero Por Favor and Vaultini.
Diageo is looking to tap into the boom, buying super-premium rum Zacapa earlier last year, and is now trialling golden Venezuelan rum Pampero in the UK.
But we'd been warned about the ferocious Pampero winds that blow up into fierce, sudden storms.