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Humala is Inaugurated

Yet another thing to celebrate on this 28th of July – Ollanta Humala has been inaugurated as the 94th President of the Republic of Peru. 

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Peruvian Independence Day & National Day of PISCO

Happy Peruvian Independence Day! 190 years ago today, on July 28, 1821, Peru declared its independence from Spain.

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Fountain flows with Pisco

During the Independence Day festivities in Lima, a fountain in Surco flowed with PISCO for three days!! The public was invited to dip their cup and have a sip!

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Happy Centennial Machu Picchu!

Today marks the 100 year anniversary of the discovery (or re-discovery) of Machu Picchu!  It coincides with the entire week of celebrations leading up to July 28th, Peruvian Independence day.   Let the festivities begin!

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Pisco Cocktail of the Week – 4th of July Special

It’s Friday – whoop! Double whoop for the long weekend!  To help you celebrate American Independence, here at Pisco Aficionado, we created the Red Fire cracker. 

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