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Recommendations: Blanquette de Limoux

It’s Christmas and most of the country is drinking it’s weight in prosecco! I have drunk a fair bit in my time but it’s not my first choice of fizz. I tend to pick a crémant or a cava because … Continue reading

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Friday Links

Happy Friday! Last week’s impromptu blog holiday means that some of these links are a bit old but never mind! Affordable sparkling wines that aren’t Prosecco. Ha! the Charles de Fère Brut is currently my favourite fizz and I bought 6 when … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail redux

I haven’t been doing FNC for a while because I haven’t really been doing anything different in the drinking stakes for a while and on Friday nights I might have a gin and tonic and leave it at that.  However, … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

I made this for my birthday party and Jonny said that he thought it smelled like ‘summer in a glass’, so that’s going to be it’s name.Like all good things, I can’t really take any credit for this. I copied … Continue reading

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Creme de Violette

This was another birthday present (thanks Michael!) bought so we could make an Aviation cocktail. We did make an Aviation and it looked really, really pretty but I’m still not sure about them. I’m going to have to try again … Continue reading

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Friday Night Cocktail

I’m still not drinking so this is last week’s sober cocktail with an alcoholic twist… What 30ml (2 tbs) Raspberry purée 40ml ginger wine Prosecco or Cava How 1. Blitz your raspberries to make a purée (smash or use a … Continue reading

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