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Bassano del Grappa

I don’t think manly people would accuse me of being spontaneous. Generally, I prefer my trips to be well-researched and planned. I like to know a little about the town – its history, sites, culture, etc. 2,177 more words


How to drink it – the perfect serve

Women are getting more into drinking spirits, and we spend a lot of time finding the spirits we like, yet we’re often still unsure how to serve them properly. 1,560 more words


Veni, vidi, vici... Grappa!

Week 18 in The Year of Drinking Adventurously!  Grappa!

This week the virtual booze cruise takes us to Italy to drink grappa.  This, of course, presents me with another opportunity to regale you with stories about me doing stupid stuff on foreign soil! 589 more words


Drinking in Vienna


You can’t go to Vienna, or anywhere in Austria for that matter, without seeing people enjoying Schnaps*. Schnaps is a strong spirit, usually from fruit such as apricot, pear, cherries or plum. 1,307 more words


Sorrento: Where it rains Italian, Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel New Delhi

When you want light, appetizing food coupled with happy conversations, this is where you should head.

Romeo and Juliet, Rome and Venice, such is the romantic world of Italy. 655 more words


Sneaking a Taste

Pippa often participates in the preparation of a meal (more often the desert) and sometimes she sneaks a taste.

Here’s a little something for everyone’s taste buds; strawberries with waffles & maple syrup, red wine, chocolate chip ice-cream, espresso with lemon & grappa.


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