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Vive la différence

Vive la différence! Celebrate the difference!

While this French saying I’ve borrowed refers to the distinctions between the sexes, I’m taking it the same way I take my martinis — with a twist. 996 more words

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Film Friday: George Orwell's 1984 (the 1956 version) paired with the Cocaine and Cigarettes Cocktail

For those of you who’ve always wondered where those memes come from on your most radical friend’s Facebook posts, or why that old Apple commercial is Such A Big Deal: well, half of the memes are from… 199 more words


raincoaster reblogged this on drinkscoaster and commented:

About time I revived our Friday Films and Cocktail pairings. Here's 1984 the 1956 teleplay and the Cocaine and Cigarettes cocktail from Killjoy in Vancouver. Cheers!

Francis Ford Coppola Claret

Just popped a cork on some Francis Ford Coppola Claret, the black label bottle with the gold wire wrapping. YUM! I love this stuff. When I’m looking for a smooth robust red just for sipping. 29 more words


What Wine Goes with Rudolph?

What Wine Goes with Rudolph?

(for Jerry Cooper)

When Santa Claus and Jerry Cooper meet,
that jolly little elf is going to scream,
not laugh. He likes to stomp his booted feet. 105 more words

Thanksgiving Wines to Savor

Thanksgiving is a holiday made special by its traditions.  We look forward to this day all year, but choosing vino to accompany this much anticipated feast can be confusing. 619 more words


Happy International #Tempranillo Day!

Today is the 4th annual International Tempranillo Day!

This celebration of the Tempranillo grape encourages everyone to open a bottle of Tempranillo, enjoy the fun, and share their experiences online with the hashtag… 488 more words