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Campden Cocktail

Short, sharp and sophisticated, just like this recipe, the Campden tastes like something a 1920s flapper girl would have drunk at a real-life Great Gatsby… 83 more words


Friday Cocktail: The Artillery

It’s reading week for me this next week, which is certainly not a vacation as I have two essays due at the end, but Cameron and I are still going to have some fun and take a trip to Bath early next week. 296 more words


I'm just an old-fashioned kinda girl

As usual, I looked through my cocktail books comparing┬ávarious recipes for an Old Fashioned cocktail before making this week’s cocktail. Sugar cubes or syrup, orange bitters or angostura, optional splash of soda etc…. 69 more words

Vintage Homeware

Back to life

When you need your corpse revived, this lesser known Reviver is a delicious, rich option. Mr. Craddock sure knew how to beat back the reaper. 7 more words


sherry stirred, not shaken

After an unintended break, food for fun is ready to climb back on the Cocktail U train in search of the perfect cocktail for last post’s… 372 more words


Gin and Dubonnet - I Know Where I'm Going! (1945)

On Thursday my friend Julie and I enjoyed a decadent evening at the American Bar at the Savoy. It was Jules’ birthday and we figured if we skipped dinner and made do with the (plentiful) olives and nuts, a cocktail or two would cost no more than going out for a meal. 1,176 more words


The Paddy Cocktail

Apologies to all 8 or so of my readers, because I haven’t been posting much lately. This is mostly the result of just drinking old-fashioneds… 215 more words