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Fit with a grapefruit, or not?

It has long been the belief among some dieters that regularly eating grapefruit can help shed weight. Eat half a grapefruit before each meal and lose 10 pounds in 10 days was the simple mantra. 709 more words

Spurious Health Claims

Grapefruit Tequila Sour

This has just the right balance of sweet, tart and sour.  It will be prettier with white grapefruit juice, but we usually can only get ruby reds.  40 more words


Follow Friday: Grapefruit for diabetes

I had been planning on writing a post about the latest headlines heralding grapefruit juice as the greatest thing since Metformin. According to the news articles you’d think that grapefruit juice will prevent obesity and diabetes. 38 more words

Unlucky Number 7

Oh my gosh. There’s no other way to appear so unattractive but with a plastic drinking straw. My cocktail experience at the fabulous Cumulus Inc was a disaster, despite being served yummy food and visually-intoxicated with the sight of its elaborate bar (scroll down). 165 more words


Brunch Bonanza: Wandering Wasp

Welcome to Brunch Bonanza. The segment where we talk about brunch cocktails!

Happy Week-end to you all! May this bright and refreshing Bourbon cocktail bring even more joy to your brunching. 106 more words

Craft Cocktails

522 North Pinckney Cocktail

I adjusted this recipe to make an individual serving, using a miniature 187ml bottle of sparkling wine to top off my cocktail. The small bottles are perfect to mix into a drink for a single serving, and come in handy when I feel like a glass of bubbles but no one else cares to join me. 59 more words


Planter’s Punch

This is my version of rum punch which I would like to claim I invented somewhere in the islands, but it was actually at home in Texas!  75 more words