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Cocktail Recipe – The Reverse Martini
April 24, 2011 – 6:00 am | One Comment
Cocktail Recipe – The Reverse Martini

The favored cocktail recipe of Julia Child, the Reverse Martini is a refreshing drink that pairs well with oysters, ceviche, shrimp, mango, pear and a hot summer’s day. As advertised, the recipe here is a reverse …

Tasting Notes – Noilly Pratt Dry Vermouth
February 10, 2011 – 8:26 pm | No Comment
Tasting Notes – Noilly Pratt Dry Vermouth

I was recently asked how long a bottle of dry vermouth is good for once it’s opened.  I said, I wasn’t sure, that I never had the stuff around long enough to find out.  The …

The Classic Martini
February 3, 2011 – 6:30 pm | 3 Comments
The Classic Martini

The Martini, that most noble of cocktails, has seen a new generation of devotees emerge in the last decade. Along with this new found affirmation of stature, the Martini has seen many changes with …