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Pour Me One: Champagne and Snow Slushies

Charlotte is in the midst of an unusual winter storm. We’re going on day 2 of being stranded in the house by an impassable ice sheet covering our drive. Last night, before everything froze solid, we pulled out the champagne … Continue reading

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Pour Me One: Irish Coffee

Image from cocktalia We’re having the first chilly evenings to signal fall’s actual arrival here in the South. Cool evenings always make me want to break out the Irish coffee glasses. A real Irish coffee delivers a one-two punch of … Continue reading

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Pour Me One: A John Daly

I was amused by this recipe I stumbled upon this weekend (image from same link). Inspiration can strike in the strangest places. I also make a cocktail inspired by an Arnold Palmer, that refreshing mixture of iced tea and lemonade. … Continue reading

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Pour Me One: An Unsalty Dog

Sometimes all those gourmet martinis on every bar and restaurant menu positively exhaust me. If a drink has more than four ingredients, especially random ones like passion fruit vodka or elderflower water, it just tastes confused to me. So, today’s … Continue reading

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Pour Me One: Tecate Rodrigo Style

My grandmother isn’t much of a drinker, but every now and then she’ll announce she would like an ice cold beer because there’s nothing more refreshing on a hot summer afternoon. Well, a portion of a beer, at least. What … Continue reading

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Pour Me One – Coconut Lime Daiquiri

Maine was fantastic. Jet skis were ridden, camp fires were had, and lobster was eaten. However, the soaring Southern temperatures take some getting used to again after a week of highs in the mid 70’s. So, this weekend I whipped … Continue reading

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Pour Me One: Mojitos

My town has reached that part of the summer where all anyone remembers is HOT and we still have months more of HOT stretching out ahead. I need a break from the heat, so this week’s Pour Me One cocktail … Continue reading

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