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Italian Food. Elizabeth David.

This is an absolute gem.

I spotted it on my first visit to Charlie Byrne’s bookshop and couldn’t resist going back to buy it on the last day. 520 more words



This is the twin of Brandy Alexander Pie both very much desserts of the 70s.  They have basically the same ingredients, but this one has creme de menthe instead of brandy.   35 more words

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Crème de menthe

Crème de menthe may sound like some exotic alcoholic drink. The simple truth is that actually it is the French for mint cream and the name is used for sweets as well as for an intoxicating beverage. 165 more words


Model of QUEEN MARY Liquor Bottle

This commemorative liquor bottle from the Queen Mary has never been opened.  The contents of Creme de Menthe can be heard splashing when handling the exquisite piece.   53 more words

Recipe - "Mint Turkish Delight"

“Mint Turkish Delight”

“Food for Thought” by “Colour Library Books”

3          tbsps. Gelatin

½         pint water

1          lb. granulated sugar

3          lemons

2          tbsps. Finely chopped fresh mint… 189 more words

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Stormy Weather 

Today was Lena Horne’s birthday.

I don’t know whether there’s a Lena Horne cocktail or not, but I did find two different cocktails called Stormy Weather: 204 more words


Fu Manchu

This one´s a real head-scratcher. Curaçao and triple sec? Green crème de menthe? Yet the Fu Manchu ist not bad at all …

Van Ash wasn´t able to track down Rohmer´s recipe, but other mixologists later had a go at creating a Fu Manchu. 159 more words

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