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Drinking Away The Boredom

Editor’s Note: Our buddy, Adam Piggot, the Gentleman Adventurer pens a useful article on Spirits. Read him at his site, as well. I’ve been into mixing drinks for a very long time. When I was still 17 I set up

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Drinking Away The Boredom

Editor’s Note: Our buddy, Adam Piggot, the Gentleman Adventurer pens a useful article on Spirits. Read him at his site, as well. I’ve been into mixing drinks for a very long time.

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Origins of English Tavern Signs

Editor’s note:  The following is extracted from Names and Their Meaning, by Leopold Wagner (published 1893).  All spelling in the original. Hotel is a French term, derived from hostil, a lordly house,

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Egg Nog

Egg Nog. If you don’t drink Egg Nog, you’re a faggot. What You’ll Need 6 large eggs, plus 2 yolks 1/2 cup, plus 2 Tablespoons sugar 1/4 teaspoon salt 4 cups whole milk

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Which Bourbon?

The question: It’s kind of a strange question, though. I need a bourbon match for a book character. You know, a kind of personality match: aggressive male, brilliant entrepreneur, completely stingy with

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