Pisco sour makes Peru party a sweet deal

While the country was making headlines for risqué reasons, this reception kept the focus on more mundane pleasures.

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
Rosa Garcia Rosell de Bellina, wife of the Peruvian ambassador; her husband, José Antonio Bellina; and Canadian Ambassador to Peru Patricia Fortier toast with glasses of pisco sour.
Laura Beaulne-Stuebing
Published: Wednesday, 07/30/2014 12:00 am EDT
Last Updated: Wednesday, 07/30/2014 6:07 pm EDT

While Hillites, newshounds and parliamentary precinct regulars were talking about one former Tory Senator and his alleged Peruvian love child, the South American country's ambassador to Canada had another thing to talk about as he gathered with friends to have a good time: a certain brandy cocktail.

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