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  • n. A community of runaway slaves.


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  • There are likely fowl fanciers around, but I haven't met any except the ubitiquious breeders of cocks for the 'palenque'.

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  • "Our son's getting married December 29, and we want you to come, so I'm going to give you a special invitation the next time you're at my palenque."

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  • Pero nos dejaron pruebas de su origen estelar, como el famoso "Astronauta de palenque".

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  • Although he attended high school, he was more interested in working the fields and life in the palenque.

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  • Some companies in Oaxaca and elsewhere may blend several different kinds of mescal for a particular flavor, but most mescals are from a single still at a single palenque, so they are more like single malt scotch in this sense.


  • Then the piñas or pineapples - the hearts of the agave look rather like giant pineapples once their spiked leaves are removed - are brought in to the palenque (mescal production area) on the backs of burros or in sturdy but dilapidated pickups.


  • The Ferial, a well-attended musical blending contemporary and folk dance with theatre performances, is another fair tradition, in addition to the palenque and Teatro del Pueblo shows.

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  • It's a stunningly hot summer afternoon in Havana, Cuba-the ultimate palenque-and I am having strong, black coffee with Assata Shakur who just turned 50, but looks more like 36.


  • Estos compañeros adherentes de la otra campana y un base da apoyo al EZLN, luchadores sociales de los más activos, son parte de los primeros hombres dignos a pronunciarse en contra de la carretera palenque Ocosingo, infraestructura básica para el inicio de los mega proyectos del gobierno y las empresas capitalistas.

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  • Read Examiner. com's Tucked away off a bumpy dirt road in the mountains surrounding Oaxaca City is a small mezcal palenque that - Articles related to US stock futures up despite retail sales drop


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  • See palenquero.

    April 23, 2009