New gins are a tonic for spirits fans

New gins are a tonic for spirits fans

There are 2 comments on the Newsday story from May 28, 2007, titled New gins are a tonic for spirits fans. In it, Newsday reports that:

Blame James Bond. Everything started going downhill, cocktail-wise, when he insisted on vodka martinis, shaken, not stirred.

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Judith Perez

South Salem, NY

#1 Jun 21, 2007
About 11 years ago I spent a month in the Quintana Roo province, renting an apartment in Playa del Carmen. We rented a car and explored the Yucatan, ending up in Merida for several days. Here we found the most wonderful Mexican food, and a Lebanese colony that flavored Mexican food in an interesting way. At the end of one of our meals, we were given a complimentary drink of Xtabentun. I had never had this before and loved it. It was reminiscent of Sambucca but much more muted. We came home with a bottle or two. A great memory!

Cleburne, TX

#2 Jun 23, 2007
I'll remember this "great" news during the next media story about death(s) caused by some idiot who was drinking and driving.

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