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The Classic Margarita

Accept no substitutes. Margarita 3 oz reposado tequila 1 oz fresh lime juice 1 1/2 oz triple sec Mix together and pour into a glass filled with ice. Salt on the rim is optional.

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Cherry Bourbon Old Fashioned

Here is a fun twist on the classic old fashioned cocktail that makes use of some of that fantastic cherry liquor for these. If you did not make the cherries then maybe it is time you did. Cherry Bourbon Old … Continue reading

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Sausage and Grapes

Here is a really easy and quick meal. It can be served with pasta, rice or polenta. There can be a mixture of different grapes varieties if wanted, but try to use seedless. Sausage and Grapes 4 Italian sausage 2 … Continue reading

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Artichokes with Hollandaise

Such a classic way to eat an artichoke. The sauce is adapted slightly from Mastering the Art of French Cooking. Start the sauce when the artichokes are almost done so that they are still warm when the sauce is ready … Continue reading

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