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Celebrate My Birthday With This Bitter, Herbaceous Beverage

I have been celebrating my birthday since Sunday, and it has involved a not insignificant amount of drinking. I’ve had margaritas in Mississippi, a Viuex Carré at Carousel Bar, and a really dank grasshopper here in Portland. And now—in typical Leo fashion—I’m asking you to continue celebrating with me with a few of my…Read more… […]

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Celebrate My Birthday With This Bitter, Herbaceous Beverage

I have been celebrating my birthday since Sunday, and it has involved a not insignificant amount of drinking. I’ve had margaritas in Mississippi, a Viuex Carré at Carousel Bar, and a really dank grasshopper here in Portland. And now—in typical Leo fashion—I’m asking you to continue celebrating with me with a few of my…Read more… […]

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Make Fruity Infused Booze With an Almost-Empty Jam Jar

Jam is a delicious cocktail ingredient, and even the tiniest bit can color and flavor a boozy beverage for the better—even the sticky, residual bit that clings to the jar in defiance of any knife, refusing to take its place on toast. As our luck would have it, ethanol has a way of dissolving such […]

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Use These Two Types of Amaro With Dark Spirits

I am not against simply sipping on an amaro or five, as they are usually so full of flavor, they don’t need much. I also enjoy them with a little soda. But my amaro-focused worldview sometimes makes me forget that these sweet and herbal little numbers go great in full-fledged cocktails, particularly those made with…Read […]

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How to Make a Cachaça Cocktail That Isn’t a Caipirinha

This week, while rearranging my bar cart, I rediscovered a bottle of cachaça, which I had only ever used to make the iconic caipirinha. It’s a great drink, but I hate monotony, even in my cocktails, which led to me searching the internet for other, non-caipirinha uses for the Brazilian sugar cane spirit.Read more… Continue […]

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Cling to the Last Moments of Citrus Season With This Cocktail

The grocery store is an inspiring place, particularly the produce aisle. No matter what I have on my list, I make sure to take a few minutes to leisurely browse the fruits, vegetables, and fungi, just to see if anyone pops out to say “hello.” This week, I stumbled upon a large, sunny, yellow boi, simply […]

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Blend This Crazy-Looking Citrus Right Into Your Booze

I love limoncello, but it is—without a doubt—a capital-L liqueur. There’s nothing wrong with the candy-like sipper, but it’s not exactly refreshing. Oddly enough, the key to fresh-from-the-garden citrus-flavored booze can be found not in the lemon, but in a mostly fleshless, uncanny-valley-dwelling citron.Read more… Continue Reading at https://lifehacker.com

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