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In the 1970s there was a craze for people to make their own liqueurs. I’m not sure that Mum ever made any of these as she didn’t drink all that much but these sweeter liqueurs may have appealed to her. 60 more words

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American Beauty

Yesterday, behind my barn, I discovered a single red rose. And I knew what to do with it! For the American Beauty Cocktail I took the recipe from Dale DeGroff “ 56 more words


Creme de Menthe Cheesecake (no bake)

This is my favorite cheesecake! Generally, cheesecake is not in my top 10 list of desserts, as I usually find them a little too rich. Not this dessert!  202 more words


Arctic Circle

A drink recipe from “The Love Of Cooking” (Kjærligheten Til Matlaging) published published by Ebury Press in 1972

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La Cascade de l'Anis

After far too long since our last visit, my sister stopped by today for a cocktail and to head to dinner.  We did a round of drinks to sample, including… 256 more words


Things to do with mint...How to make creme de menthe

We have a huge amount of mint growing around the field and garden. I think we have apple mint. It is the soft and fluffy one. 321 more words

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Scrunchies & Remotes: The Inbetweeners S01E02

I had a very busy weekend, so I ran way behind on my attempt to recap this week’s episode. I know Theresa says there are no deadlines, but I am Catholic and so I feel a lot of guilt constantly, and I feel guilty about this delay. 1,663 more words