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History of Gin and Tonic that Kept British Empire Healthy

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History of Gin and Tonic that Kept British Empire Healthy

The venerable “G and T” is much beloved amongst drinkers young and old, despite critics’ claim that its taste resembles pine needles. Leave the tree chewing naysayers to themselves and pour another. The gin and tonic drink has, in its two hundred years of existence, never been out of style. Winston Churchill even once declared, “The gin and tonic drink has saved more Englishmen’s lives, and minds, than all the doctors in the Empire.” This might seem preposterous, or even a good jest, but would Churchill lie to you? It all began in an exotic, far off land. India: the jewel...

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How to Make Homemade Ginger Beer: Advanced Mixology

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How to Make Homemade Ginger Beer: Advanced Mixology

Ginger beer complements a variety of cocktails by offering the just the right amount of spice. Mix it with vodka for a tangy Moscow Mule, or add it to rum and lime for a classic Dark and Stormy. This carbonated beverage has a robust flavor profile that is both zesty and smooth, making it an ideal staple for any home bar stock. Ginger beer are quite the trend these days. The sweet and spicy drink has a mixture of everything. You can even add the ginger beer to all of your cocktails. As some of you may already know that...

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3 Best Finger Foods for Your Cocktail Party

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3 Best Finger Foods for Your Cocktail Party

For wine lovers, cheese and fruit-based foods are always a great choice. Sweeter drinks pair well with savory meats, offering a more complex flavor profile. 

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