What are you drinking right now?

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by VMan, Oct 25, 2006.

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    1st post here on styleforum - really enjoying this site and looking forward to participating,

    Right now...drinking a glass of 2003 Tenuta Poggio Il Castellare - Brunello Di Montalcino. Fantastic.
     


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    GusW Senior member Dubiously Honored

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    I'm about to make cosmos for my wife and I. 3/4 oz Fresh squeezed lime, 1/2 oz Cointreau, 1 oz Cranberry, 1 oz Vodka. It is a recipe I got from Pravda years ago. I don't care if they are girly drinks. These are excellent when made with real lime.
     


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    I bet it would be better with gin.
     


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    I'm about to make cosmos for my wife and I. 3/4 oz Fresh squeezed lime, 1/2 oz Cointreau, 1 oz Cranberry, 1 oz Vodka. It is a recipe I got from Pravda years ago. I don't care if they are girly drinks. These are excellent when made with real lime.

    I'd go more on the Vodka - I usually make mine 2 parts vodka, 1 part cranberry, 1 part triple sec, 1 part sweetened lime juice (Rose's). Then again, maybe the lack of sweet from Rose's needs less vodka to balance?
     


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    Piobaire Not left of center?

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    I'm about to make cosmos for my wife and I. 3/4 oz Fresh squeezed lime, 1/2 oz Cointreau, 1 oz Cranberry, 1 oz Vodka. It is a recipe I got from Pravda years ago. I don't care if they are girly drinks. These are excellent when made with real lime.

    For the cranberry, I use Trade Joe's unfiltered. Really adds to it IMO.
     


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    For the cranberry, I use Trade Joe's unfiltered. Really adds to it IMO.

    +1

    But then I use Rose's which gives it the sweetness ... TJ unfiltered with real lime juice and you might have a very different cosmo from mine ...
     


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    A healthy pour of Talisker Distillers Edition, very nice fruity sweetness before the pepper kicks in
     


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    +1 But then I use Rose's which gives it the sweetness ... TJ unfiltered with real lime juice and you might have a very different cosmo from mine ...
    Fresh lime would really give the drink some pop that the mummified flavor of Rose's cannot simulate. Were I making Cosmos, I would use the best Cranberry I could find, fresh lime juice, and would correct the sweetness as needed with simple syrup. ~ H
     


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    Mariage Freres Arabie tea - green tea with rose petals and mint.
     


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    kwilkinson Having a Ball

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    Mariage Freres Arabie tea - green tea with rose petals and mint.

    How does that make your vagina feel?
     


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    How does that make your vagina feel?

    Full.
     


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    How does that make your vagina feel?

    I'll let you know after I finish my pint of frozen yogurt.
     


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    Mikkeller Nelson Sauvin Single Hop IPA - a great IPA. Tons of maltiness and hoppy bite tempered with the sweetness of berries and grapefruit. A very nice beer. Will defiantly go and get the rest of the single hop series and do a vertical tasting.
     


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