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5 April, 2013

Double Black Diamond Martini at Firebird’s Grill

Comments : 5 Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Durham - NC on by : becca
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Double Black Diamond Martini Firebirds Southpoint, Durham $10 This martini doesn’t have a long list of ingredients, but classic martinis never do, subsisting on quality liquor with a personalized touch of what gets the drinker’s juices flowing whether vermouth, blue-cheese-stuffed olives, or cocktail onions. The Double Black Diamond martini is even simpler than that, just
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14 September, 2012

El Agave (Durham) *CLOSED*

Comments : 4 Posted in : Dining in Durham - NC, Restaurants on by : becca
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El Agave 4814 N. Highway 55 Hwys. 54 & 55 Crossroads Durham El Agave is definitely in the Mexican American vein of cooking — think combo meals with the standard rice and beans versus street tacos. They have the appropriate giant margaritas to go with that, and their wait staff was super friendly and welcoming.
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27 May, 2010

Blue Fin Chardonnay 2008

Posted in : Chardonnay, White Wine on by : becca
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Blue Fin Chardonnay 2008 Napa, California This wine is bland on first sip, but then a note of eucalyptus chimes in. It’s just a fleeting note, though, so bland still wins the day for me. It might be a stretch, but I think I taste pineapple and light brown sugar. It’s quite sweet for a
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25 March, 2010

Hawaiian Orchard @ My Place—Cocktail Review

Comments : 1 Posted in : Cocktail Recipes, Vodka on by : becca
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Hawaiian Orchard My Place 2 shots vodka 1 shot triple sec Juice of ½ lemon 1 shot pineapple juice Shake all the ingredients together and pour into a martini glass. I loved the color of this drink, yellow as you might suspect. It was really pretty and spring-like, with the cloudiness of the pineapple juice
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