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Recipe: Harvard (serves one)

  • 1 1/2 oz. cognac
  • 1 oz. sweet vermouth
  • 2 dashes (= 1/4 teaspoon) Angostura bitters
  • 1 oz. club soda
  • orange twist…
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Video Review: Jennifer Love Hewitt "How Do I Deal"

In a studio, she stands near a vintage car, holding onto her hair.

Next, she sits on a chair while a screen is located to the back of her. 669 more words

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Chicken Stragonoff 

This month has been really innovative for me having tried ingredients I haven’t ever tried before and trying dishes I have never tasted before. So I have been browsing excessively for new recipes that interest me and that’s how ended up spotting up this one. 475 more words


Hometown Glory

And so another Heritage Day is almost upon us. At first, I found myself a little stumped at what to write, but I figured when it comes to matters of the heart, it’s always best to speak directly from it. 622 more words

Preserving Pears

In the backyard of my father-in-law’s house are two pecan trees, which produce a boat-load of pecans each year, and a pear tree. However… we have a constant squirrel problem: they steal all of the pears and pecans, pick them, realize they aren’t ripe yet, and then throw them on the ground. 433 more words


Historical Kitchen: Apple Fritters A La Bavarre (1759)

I love cookbooks, I have shelves laden with cookbooks covering every cuisine from the classic Art of Cooking to the kitsch Coca Cola Cookbook. But my favourites are my collection of vintage and historical cookbooks. 697 more words


Know your brandy: Cognac Vs Armagnac

If you’re looking for a luxury brandy, you should look no further than Cognac or Armagnac. But which one? To help you select the right fine brandy, Ideal Wine Company takes the Cognac vs Armagnac question and explores the similarities and differences between these two popular, reputable products. 382 more words

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