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3 hrs ago | Yorkshire Evening Post

Pink cocktail to boost Leeds support charity during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The Botanist bar, in Boar Lane, Leeds, will launch its new limited edition 'Seventh Haven' drink in order to raise both awareness and money for The Haven charity during Breast Cancer Awareness Month next month. The chocolate orange-inspired mix by bartender Adam Phoenix was chosen during a specially organised Bloom Gin cocktail competition last week, and will go on sale at the venue next month with A 1 from each drink going to the Gateway-based breast cancer support centre.

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5 hrs ago | State Press

Pitchforks and Corks is an ASU administrator's dream

Pepita Pesto Chicken Torta comprising of sun-dried tomatoes, romesco served on a baguette with a side of potato salad is served. Salami Bocadillo with Queen Creek Olive Mill olives and pepita pesto with a glass of red wine is one possible dining option at the newly opened Pitchforks and Corks restaurant.

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11 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

Celebrate National Guacamole Day with margaritas

National Guacamole Day is Tuesday, Sept, 16, and these guac recipes from the experts at Dos Caminos are easy enough to whip up at home, even with a cocktail in hand. Start with Chef Ivy Stark's traditional guacamole recipe and feel free to give it a fun twist with variations like Lobster Guacamole, Chipotle-Goat Cheese Guacamole or Artichoke Guacamole with Toasted Pine Nuts.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Recipes, Drink, Avocado, Tequila, Liquor

Yesterday | The Advertiser

Indian restaurant creates 11 new jobs in Trimdon Village

BUSINESS VENTURE: Brothers Sabir Ahmed and Mohammed Miah joined forces to transform a run-down bar on the outskirts of the village into the Cinnamon Club and Champagne Bar. Brothers Sabir Ahmed and Mohammed Miah joined forces to transform a run-down bar on the outskirts of the village into the Cinnamon Club and Champagne Bar.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Development costs sink VnC

A bid by one of the original investors in 42-Below vodka to make lightning strike twice has failed, with administrators flagging losses of nearly $12 million. Shane McKillen's VnC group, the producer of pre-mix cocktails and bottled water brand Hydr8, collapsed into liquidation on September 5 after a bid to seek a deed of settlement with creditors failed.

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SILive.com

Ballet up to the bar: Touring troupe's 'Cocktail Hour' generating buzz on Staten Island

How much: $15, $20 and $35 at Ticketmaster or the box office Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - If sipping a martini has ever made you feel so classy you could just plie, you probably need to snag tickets for this upcoming show. Manhattan-based dance company Ballet with a Twist 's "Cocktail Hour" will pair ballet dancing with a menu of cocktails and mocktails at the St. George Theatre on Oct. 11. Tickets are on sale now.

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Related Topix: Arts, Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Ballet, Drink, Entertainment

The Oregonian

Can't let go of summer? Pacific Northwest Tiki chic says you don't have to

Too often we think of Tiki as silly. An arrested development, surfing-induced escape to a tropical island were lounging under breezy bamboo is only interrupted by slurps of rum punch.

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The Virginian-Pilot

My Own Rum Diaries

Lorraine Eaton is The Virginian-Pilot's award-winning Staff Epicure, who roams Tidewater writing about the foodways and cocktail scene. She is the author of "Tidewater Table," a local bestseller featuring coastal Virginia cooks and recipes In 2014, she co-authored the "Food Lover's Guide to Virginia," a culinary chapbook of the state's best eats.

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Related Topix: Rum, Drink, Liquor, Virginia, Life, Food, Virginia Government, Recipes

Business Journal

Sneak Preview: Le Town Talk French Diner & Drinkery opens soon

A French restaurant opens Tuesday in the Minneapolis space once home to the iconic Town Talk Diner, which closed three years ago. The menu focuses on sparkling cocktails, classic Gallic dishes and comfort foods from southern France.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

7x7

A 49ers Cocktail Recipe to Celebrate the Levi's Stadium Home Opener

This Sunday, September 14, football season kicks off at Levi's Stadium when the San Francisco 49ers take on the Chicago Bears. Looking for a way to celebrate the start of the season? 49ers super fan Michael Mina, who recently opened the brand new Bourbon Steak & Pub inside the new high-tech arena, has the perfect boozy answer.

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Examiner.com

Koval Apple Brandy: T.G.I.F. cocktail recipes: September 12th

Koval Apple Brandy is an aesthetically pleasing organic product, which is the color of a brisk cider. It comes in a tall, slender bottle.

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Saveur.com

Friday Cocktails: Two Snaps

Imagine pulling up to a family-owned organic farm, breathtaking against a backdrop of blue skies and California mountains, and jumping out of a fantastically gaudy white stretch Hummer limo. It's a hilarious situation-maybe not so much for the poor souls of Sacramento's Citizen Hotel and its stellar Grange Restaurant, who were probably expecting a more environmentally-friendly vehicle to show up for their "Farm to Fork" tour -but it sure was to me.

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Examiner.com

8 Cognac food pairing dinner at the University Club

Wine and food pairing dinners? Oh, please. Everybody's done that, haven't they? Beer and food pairing dinners? Interesting, sure, but they're everywhere these days it seems.

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Austin American Statesman

Liquid: King Bee Lounge serves craft cocktails in former Legendary White Swan space

The Bee's Knees cocktail offered as one of the King Bee Lounge's signature drinks isn't afraid to let a bold burst of honey act as the reigning ingredient in the concoction of gin, honey and lemon that the bar serves with one distinctive twist: the Bees' Knees comes from a frozen drinks machine. That medium and the cold, slush-like texture it delivers might be the most ingenious way of serving up the Bee's Knees, a classic cocktail, to make it fresh and new again.

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Food & Wine

9 Cocktails Every Host or Hostess Needs to Master

One of chef Jos Andrs's party commandments is to keep drinks simple. But even at the most streamlined party, you'll still always get a guest who asks for something specific.

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Wall Street Journal

American-Made Ciders Redefine the Apple Cocktail

Forget that toxic-green apple-tini you once made the mistake of ordering. A new wave of American-made hard ciders has arrived, and it's redefining the role of the apple at the bar.

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The Sassy Lawyer's Journal

Brandy Alexander

Just who the Alexander is for whom the drink was named is a mystery. There are at least three claimants to the honor, one of them being Alexander II of Russia, great-grandfather of Anastasia with whom everyone in Generation Y is familiar with because of the 1997 animated musical fantasy.

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NewsReview.com

Sweet talk

When she was just 12 years old, Dorinda Vance mastered the art of making chocolate-covered cherries. Now her childhood passion has become her life-long dream.

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Anchorage Daily News

Crabapples are an untapped resource for urban foragers

Crabapples are always smaller than 2 inches and range in flavor profile from slightly sweet to very sour. They can be used in both sweet and savory recipes.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

DIY Network

13 Uses for Ever-Versatile Limes

Limes can be used to clean the sink, strengthen your fingernails and some even say they taste pretty good in cocktails. I can't resist a bargain.

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Related Topix: Drink, Life, Fruits, Recipes, Coffee

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