Tagged: cocktails

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holiday: so here it is…

I’m just off the phone with mom and dad, been getting lovely online and SMS holiday greetings from friends, mixed up a pitcher of holiday cheer and have been settling in for some nice televised marathons on various networks. As...

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Southern Drunkitality!

My birthday present from Serge arrived yesterday and I thought it would be rude if I didn’t open it right away! He’d shown me the product page for the Firefly flavored vodka before, but I figured I’d have to wait...

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This is why I usually order Gin & Tonic

I’m not sure how, but I’ve managed to find more than a few mixology-related publications lately. I’m also not sure what that says about me (that I don’t already know, no need for comments from the peanut gallery, thank you)...

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the most wonderful time of the year

Forget the holiday song, it’s right now, as August makes its slow slide into the cool, crisp and brisk days of Autumn/Fall. I love finally being able to shut off the air conditioner, and actually wanting to leave the house...

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Today is where your book begins

Well I’m feeling a little better for having vented a bit. I got home and made some dinner and some cocktails and have been enjoying some television. Having the ability to update my TiVo scheduled recordings away from home makes...

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Oyamel Tequila & Mezcal Festival — March 18-30

I was at Oyamel with Tim the other night and when we’d finished dessert and the server was teasing us about whether we had any room left — we didn’t. He offered tequila and I mentioned that I love tequila....

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Common drink, uncommon presentation

One of my food porn blogs found the following site containing pictures of some creations from El Bulli, the most controversial and experimental restaurant in the world that takes in up to 1 million reservations a year while only accepting...

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…and give us both £5

Once again, I ain’t bov’vered by the WGA strike because I’m finding some pretty cool stuff to watch. Of course it’s all from the BBC which, if I had my druthers, I’d find a way to get a direct feed...

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Taking all the fun out of shaking! Pt. 2

I said it before and I’ll say it again, shaking the martini is part of the fun! The Cocktail Cyclone Portable Drink Mixer: Mix and strain like a professional bartender with this acrylic martini shaker. Fill the shaker with the...

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Broken Halo

Oh Halo, all good things must come to an end, I suppose. Gregory and I stopped in this past Friday night for a few drinks, I thought, to greet the impending snow. Nice call on that one, meteorologists! It turns...