Category Archives: Food & Drink

Monday Musings

Getting hooked on The Voice UK has never been so much fun! A new drink I made the other day with ginger vodka, organic lemonade, ice and frozen raspberries.  Delicious! The dress that I want to be wearing all fall One … Continue reading

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Everything Old is New Again

Over the last few years one of my favorite liquors has become Pisco, a brandy distilled from white muscat grapes. The grapes are grown in two main areas, the region of Pisco, Peru and the Elqui Valley, Chile.  A few weeks ago, … Continue reading

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The Revival of the Soda Fountain (part 2)

When I was at The Ice Cream Bar and Soda Fountain I received a mini history lesson on soda fountains in the US.  Soda fountains flourished during the prohibition years, when recently unemployed bartenders, who wanted to continue their skill … Continue reading

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The Revival of the Soda Fountain (part 1)

This weekend I visited the The Ice Cream Bar and Soda Fountain, located in Cole Valley.  The art deco signs, restored 1930s bar and vintage cash register had me smitten from the beginning. We went straight for the soda fountain in the back and … Continue reading

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Delicious Cocktails

I just came across the food blog The Forest Feast and am already hooked.  Every recipe looks delicious and the pictures are gorgeous.  And Erin has some wonderful cocktail recipes that I look forward to trying!

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