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29 April, 2014

Vita Frute Cocktails

Vita Frute Cocktails
Posted in : Beverage, Cocktail Recipes, Other Spirits, Product Reviews, Spirits on by : becca
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A few years ago, I reviewed a few drinks made with Veev aḉai liqueur at Ruby Tuesday’s back when the brand first launched. I enjoyed those drinks and how clean the spirit tasted. It imparted a crisp and mild berry flavor to the cocktails that I found quite appealing. Fast forward to this last winter,
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28 March, 2011

Tokyo Punch @ Shiki Sushi, Durham

Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Durham - NC, Brandy, Spirits, Vodka on by : becca
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Tokyo Punch Shiki Sushi Southwest Durham $7.75 Tokyo Punch was a lovely surprise for this cosmopolitan lover. Most people might assume that a cocktail made with vodka, cranberry, Midori, and brandy would be awfully similar to a cocktail made with vodka, cranberry, lime, and triple sec, but I somehow missed the connection between the two
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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

Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Raleigh - NC on by : becca
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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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19 July, 2010

French Quarter Cosmopolitan (Papa Mojo’s, Durham)

Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Durham - NC on by : becca
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French Quarter Cosmopolitan Papa Mojo’s Roadhouse Greenwood Commons, Durham Restaurant Review This riff on a cosmo is made with citrus vodka, grand marnier, cranberry juice, sour mix, lime juice, and grenadine.  Grenadine totally stands out when you are used to standard cosmos. It makes the French Quarter Cosmopolitan a nice option for people who want
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