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Birthday Pie: Coconut Cream Pie

It was my boyfriend’s dad’s birthday a few days ago. Oddly, no one in the family particularly likes cake. So when mom mentioned ordering coconut cream pie for him (his favorite dessert), I jumped at the opportunity. 490 more words

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Atomic Cocktail

During the 1950’s outside of Las Vegas, the military  had test sites for conducting the atomic bomb. Hotels and resorts in Las Vegas were arranging picnics where guests could watch the explosions in the distance.   56 more words

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Vesper

In the first of the James Bond novels, “Casino Royale,” Mr. Bond creates his one and only cocktail, which he calls a “special martini”. He eventually names it a Vesper in honor of his doomed love-interest, British agent Vesper Lynd. 96 more words

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Churchill Cocktail

The Churchill cocktail was created for Winston Churchill on one of his many visits to the American Bar by bartender Joe Gilmore at the Savoy hotel in London. 54 more words

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Drinking in a Toilet

Not out of the toilet, in the toilet. Or the room where the toilet was. Except there are still a couple toilets in there. But there is also a bar. 420 more words

The Stork Club

One of the most famous clubs of all time that the former Walter Winchell said to be “New Yorks, New Yorkiest place on W. 58th street” was the old Stork Club. 165 more words

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Stork Club cocktail

One of the most famous clubs of all time that the former Walter Winchell said to be “New Yorks, New Yorkiest place on W. 58th street” was the old Stork Club. 83 more words

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