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Eggnog – Seasoned Tipling!

A few years ago I went on a search for an eggnogg recipe as find most store bought varieties quite disgusting. As I love vintage I ended up adapting a recipe from Esquire’s Handbook for Hosts that was originally…

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Posted by: on Friday, December 23rd, 2011
Categories: Guidance | Tags: , , , , , , | 4 Comments »

Homemade Green Walnut Liquor

Today new contributor Cliff Hammerschmidt posts in the Foodists Guest column. Look for more from him soon. -Ed It’s that time of year again. Walnuts are at that perfect stage of development for making Green Walnut…

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Posted by: on Friday, July 9th, 2010
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Ladies Rock the Sortilège Cup

The BC Hospitality Expo last month had the usual assortment of entertainment accoutrements, but we were there to judge one half of the Sortilège Cup. Hosted by Nons Drinks, this was a battle between the sexes to see who…

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Posted by: on Monday, December 14th, 2009
Categories: Meditations | Tags: , , , , , , , | No Comments »

Tasting Tequila with Don Julio

Far too many people still think of tequila as something to be shot back, followed by the requisite lime, salt and shudder, as evidenced by the raised eyebrows I got when I told people I was going to a tequila tasting. But…

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Posted by: on Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009
Categories: Worship | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment »

Scotch and Chocolate, Oh My

I have a confession to make. I don’t like chocolate all that much. I don’t hate it and I’ve certainly been known to have a square of cacao or two with my espresso, but the excitement of going to a…

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Posted by: on Tuesday, November 10th, 2009
Categories: Worship | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments »

Giffard (on the) Rocks!

My first encounter with Giffard was at the Alibi Room in Vancouver. It was my birthday and I ordered a drink, the name of which now escapes me. It was a marvellous, refreshing and lively cocktail bursting with the floral…

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Posted by: on Saturday, March 10th, 2007
Categories: Worship | Tags: , , , , | 2 Comments »