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26 July, 2013

Poole’s Downtown Diner

Comments : 5 Posted in : Dining in Raleigh - NC, Restaurants on by : becca
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Poole’s Downtown Diner 426 McDowell Street Downtown Raleigh Website Entrees: $19-22 This highly praised foodie haven from Raleigh celebrity chef Ashley Christiansen was Number #1 on my must list for places to try before leaving the Triangle. And I am super glad I did. It’s a foodie haven for a reason. But I was surprised
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23 April, 2012

b. a. b. c. @ Revolution

Comments : 1 Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Durham - NC, Bourbon on by : becca
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b. a. b. c. Revolution, Downtown Durham Restaurant Review $9 The b. a. b. c. is a delicious cocktail made by the talented folks over at Revolution. Many people love their drink list, but it’s been hit and miss for me. File the b. a. b. c. under hit. It’s made with bourbon, mole bitters,
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18 November, 2010

Revolution Red Cosmopolitan @ Revolution

Revolution Red Cosmopolitan @ Revolution
Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Durham - NC on by : becca
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Revolution Red Cosmo Revolution, Durham Website $10 This drink is a pretty straight cosmopolitan except for a splash of pomegranate juice added to the vodka, Cointreau, and lime juice. It’s way stronger in flavor than a cosmo should be, meaning they probably added more than the advertised splash of everything but the vodka. I’m not
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8 October, 2010

Cosmopolitan @ the Angus Barn’s Wild Turkey Lounge

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Cosmopolitan Wild Turkey Loft at the Angus Barn Raleigh Website $10 The Cosmopolitan is my favorite drink, for its high level of alcohol that comes with cranberry and citrus splashes to help it go down. There are many varieties of the drink, mainly tweaks on the amount of cranberry used and types of citrus juice,
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4 October, 2010

TLC Martini @ the Wild Turkey Lounge

Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Raleigh - NC, Vodka on by : becca
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The TLC Martini Wild Turkey Lounge at the Angus Barn Raleigh Website $8.25 (I think) The Wild Turkey Lounge is the upstairs bar at the Angus Barn. It used to be the cigar lounge, but I imagine it’s actually doing much better business without the cigar smoking. It’s definitely got that barn feeling, and with
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20 August, 2010

White Satin @ Bahama Breeze

Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Raleigh - NC on by : becca
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White Satin Bahama Breeze, Raleigh Website This drink started out very, very well. It’s a delicious combination of coconut rum, Cointreau, coconut milk, and just a hint of ginger. Served in a large martini glass, the first half of the drink was a heavenly blend of those elements, with the orange and ginger flavors highlighting
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