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Old Enemies and New Friends

It is amazing to see just how much the GOP has changed in less than 10 years.

Heading in to the 2008 presidential election, John McCain’s running mate Sarah Palin was trying to make hay out of Barack Obama’s association with William Ayers, co-founder of the 1960s radical group Weather Underground. 197 more words


Aperol & Red Grapefruit Marmalade


The first in our trio of lip-smacking marmalades, aperol and red grapefruit.

A boozy soft-set with a gorgeous bitter orangey note from the aperol.

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Climate Kind Eating

Cocktail sausage sized dogs

When we were examining the possibility of buying our new house, we both were aware that we were, in UK terms, at least, going to be fairly far from the sea. 737 more words

What the Spritz?!

I’m going to jump right in with a real doozy for ya. It’s 4:30 on a Thursday evening, right at the heart of happy hour when a young woman with jet black bangs requests an Aperol Spritz. 375 more words


Rol & Rye

Fall is whiskey season and while one can easily settle into the classic Old Fashioned and Manhattan there are a number of variations to these cocktails that offer a great deal of enjoyment. 144 more words

Clever Cocktails

This week I'm drinking . . . . the Christmas Negroni

I’ve been sent these rather lovely looking bottles from Martini. They are Martini Rubino Vermouth, Ambrato Vermouth and Martini Bitters. There’s something of a vermouth revival going on at the moment with delicious new products from South Africa (Badenhorst), Australia (Regal Rogue) and England (Asterley Bros). 474 more words


In Case you Missed It...

For all of you who follow my blog, it’s very much appreciated.  However, this isn’t the only place you can get your Mr. Muddle fix.  Over on… 610 more words

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