Best friend Sylvester Gonzalez stood in for the handsome and elusive cocktail concoctor Enrique Orozco for this picture.  Enrique hails from Guadalajara where Sangria reigns supreme.  His Thaigria entitled Bob Hope’s Road to Bangkok demonstrates Enrique’s talent at combining juices and wine to construct an elixir.  Sylvester and all the wait staff at Thai Smile will encouraging guests to slurp Enrique’s nectar throughout the competition.




About My Drink

Cocktail: Bob Hope’s Road to Bangkok


  • Lemon, lime and orange juices
  • House cabernet
  • A splash of 7-Up
  • Garnished with lychee, an orange twist and a wedge of pineapple


Where Enrique Works

Located in the Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center, next to The River in Rancho Mirage, Thai Smile of Rancho Mirage is set in a contemporary, intimate and relaxing setting.  Authentic Royal Thai and Malaysian cuisine features the flavorful spices of Southeast Asia.  Dishes are prepared using a blend of spices and employing pungent roots such as galangal, turmeric and ginger; aromatic lemongrass and kaffir lime leaves together with other ingredients like coconut, palm sugar and chilies.  The bold preparation of herbs and spices united with market-fresh ingredients will deliver a memorable culinary experience at Thai Smile of Rancho Mirage!


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