Tagged: drinks

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into the burbs…

Metro’d out to Clarendon to meet up with James and tool around a bit. Despite the heat I just had to get out of the house, stir craziness was catching up with me. We hit Silver Diner, walked around bit,...

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Vibrance, Vitality, Verve… Vivanno™!

Kris said that they were good and he was not wrong! It tastes a bit like the old Carnation Instant Breakfasts, but a little richer. And I did observe the barista putting in a whole banana and whey powder, so...

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Coffee Break!

Starbucks is having a Coffee Break, tomorrow morning from 10 to noon. This is kinda interesting to me since everyone I talk to says that while they like the espresso and frozen drinks, Starbucks coffee is their worst item. Especially...

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Well aren’t you just SO clever?

I’ve been in many a Starbucks and sure the names of their sizes don’t really make much sense outside of their own RDF, but it isn’t that hard to figure it out. Their new displays even show the sizes of...

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Brian takes a quiz!

100%ALCOHOLIC This seemed an appropriate quiz to take on New Year’s Eve and turns out I probably need an intervention! Knowing about drinks and booze is a foodie thing, I swear! FOODIE! 😉 I rarely do quizzes or memes or...

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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...

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“This place has been my life”

After 40 years, the Childe Harold shut down Saturday for the last time. The owner made no announcement, saying he was too grief-stricken over losing something that has been in his blood since he was a teenager washing dishes in...

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Taking all the fun out of shaking!

Spotted at Sur La Table, the Waring Pro Electric Martini Shaker/Stirrer. Sure to become the life of the party, our martini maker shakes or stirs the perfect martini with just the push of a button. Exclusive 20-oz. brushed stainless steel...

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Happy Fun Ball! — Hour

DC area folks interested, willing and able, there will be happy hour festivities taking place this evening. At the least I know Moose, Mikey and I are in, so if anyone else is interested, drop any of us a line...