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2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

The classic Old-Fashioned gets a new life

And two centuries after the sacred combination of spirit , bitters, sugar and water graced its first glass, it remains a memorable elixir.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wisconsin

6 hrs ago | River Front Times

The Drunken Vegan's Herb Garden: What to Plant and Drink This Spring

The Drunken Vegan , a.k.a. Patrick J. Hurley, is a full-time barman at the Civil Life Brewing Company and cocktail enthusiast about town.

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Drink

10 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

Creative cocktails are big business

Snake Oil Co. partners Frankie Thaheld and Michael Esposito believe in integrating fresh produce and herbs into their specialty cocktails that they customize for special events, restaurants and San Diego Symphony.

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Related Topix: Drink, Life, Food, Dining, Willie Nelson, Country

12 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

Treat yourself to the lively taste of mint

Refreshing and aromatic, cooling and healthful, mint has carved a prominent role for itself in the culinary pages of professional and home chefs alike.

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Related Topix: Dining, Life, Food, Drink, Asbury Park, NJ, Fruits, Warren, NJ

16 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Hyatt Around the Gulf

Each city has organised a networking cocktail reception followed by a dinner and a raffle draw for major partners in leisure, corporate, government, airline and royal family segments The Hyatt Round the Gulf is scheduled from April 13 to April 17, 2014 with 18 Hyatt hotels from across the globe trailing five key cities in GCC - starting with ... (more)

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Monterey County Herald

Barbara Mossberg, Table Talk: Sardine Factory on the cheap

The abalone bisque, lower right, is served on the Steinbeck Platter during happy hour at The Sardine Factory in Monterey.

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Related Topix: Monterey, CA, Dining, Drink, Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Vegetables

Examiner.com

Booze with earth-saving benefits at Westwood's BLVD 16

Earth Day is for supporting environmental protection around the world. And from Leonardo DiCaprio to Cate Blanchett, here are a few celebrities that are doing their part.

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City Paper

Immigration Struggle Ongoing, JP Caceres Creates Cocktail Menu for Soi 38

Bartender JP Caceres is still fighting his immigration battle , but two weeks ago he had a victory: A D.C. judge found him not guilty of simple assault and other charges that had landed him an immigration detention center last December.

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Related Topix: Drink, Life, Food, Dining, Thai Cuisine, Tea

Serious Eats

Minetta Tavern Booked Solid? Where To Eat Instead

With each and every season, Greenwich Village welcomes a batch of new restaurants , but Minetta Tavern will likely always endure.

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Related Topix: Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Life, French Cuisine, Dining, Drink

Examiner.com

Earth Day cocktails

Looking to give your favorite cocktails a bit of green? This Earth Day , freshen up your drink with something from the garden! Check out some easy to make recipes below, or visit a local NYC bar and ask for a special "green" drink for Earth Day! Pick your favorite flowers and scatter in an ice tray.

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Related Topix: Drink, Home Gardening, Home, Life, Food, Recipes

News Shopper

Greenwich's maritime and scientific history are celebrated in a new cocktail, The GMT.

The drink reflects two of the town's icons: its name comes from Greenwich Mean Time, while the core ingredient is Cutty Sark whisky.

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The Drinks Business

db Eats: Blanchette

Blanchette offers a snapshot of France viewed from a rose-tinted prism, with GA©rard Depardieu and Vanessa Paradis playing starring roles, the former grinning over a bubbling stockpot on the cover of his cookbook and the latter staring seductively from the confines of a seven-inch propped up on a vintage dresser.

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Related Topix: Drink, Wine, France, World News, Life, Food, Dining, Duck, Meat

Mon Apr 21, 2014

New York Post

Restaurants take extreme measures to cope with lime crisis

Justin Noel, owner of Greenwich Village cocktail bar Sweetwater Social, was packing up supplies from a liquor industry event the other day, when he caught sight of an unattended box filled with valuables.

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Related Topix: Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Drink, Life, Fruits, Food, Corona, NY, Brooklyn, NY, Queens, NY, New York, NY

Examiner.com

South Moon Under & District Sparkle host Anna Beck

Bali-inspired jewelry line Anna Beck, beloved by A-list stars such as Jessica Biel, Cameron Diaz, Kate Bosworth and Jessica Alba, will make its first official DC personal appearance by creator and designer Becky Hosmer at the Clarendon location of South Moon Under on Friday, May 9, 2014 from 6 - 8PM.

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Chicago Reader

Links Taproom: Go for the beer, stay for the beer

Links Taproom is more bar than restaurant; the food seems to be there solely to line the stomachs of patrons, allowing them to absorb more of the 36 beers and three wines on tap.

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The Times-Picayune

The hidden calories of alcohol: What's really in that cocktail

For more than 20 years, the FDA's familiar Nutrition Facts label has provided us with information to help answer many of our nutrition-related questions: Is that slice of cheesecake worth blowing nearly 800 calories? How much sugar is really in that cereal or chocolate milk? But if you're relying on a nutrition label to help you decide if that ... (more)

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Medical Daily

Powdered Alcohol Could Be Heavy Drinkers' Latest Fad: Will...

As if heavy drinkers needed more reasons to consume alcohol, it has now become as easy as carrying around a water bottle and a 100 milliliter packet of sugar.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Alcoholism, Health, Drink

WTOP-FM Washington

Botany & booze: Grow a cocktail garden

The food you grow in your garden isn't limited to the salad bowl. Amy Stewart, author of "The Drunken Botanist," says it's time to drink in the fruits of your labor.

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Related Topix: Drink, Home Gardening, Home, Plant Biology, Biology, Science, Life, Fruits, Food, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

The Review

Cocktail bitters are booming

Cocktail expert Adam Lantheaume isn't afraid to tell the bitters truth. Making drinks without adding a dash or two of bitters is like cooking without seasoning.

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Related Topix: Somerville, MA

Sun Apr 20, 2014

New York Post

Camp David brings dark, sexy vibe to the East Village

The ironically named lounge, co-owned by David Lopez and Carmen Aleman, opens this week in the East Village at 221 Avenue B. While the original Camp David was designed as a presidential retreat, this Camp David is a social retreat set on making its clientele "feel presidential," a spokesperson said.

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