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25 August, 2011

Desert Pear Martini at Firebirds

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Desert Pear Martini Firebirds North Hills, Raleigh $9 This lovely drink gets a considerable boost in appearance from that slice of pear dominating the top of the glass. The liquid beneath it is a mix of Belvedere citrus vodka, Firebirds’ sweet and sour mix, desert pear juice, and apple juice. Now, the term desert pear
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9 August, 2011

Veev at Ruby Tuesday’s

Comments : 1 Posted in : Bars and Tasting Rooms, Bars in Durham - NC, Beverage, Product Reviews, Spirits on by : The Gourmez
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Veev is a liqueur made mainly from the acai berry. The back of the bottle waxes poetic on the heart of the Amazon, the adventurous benefits of acai, and the pleasing addition of other exotic (their word, not mine) fruits. I won’t be quite as mysterious as they are—those other fruits are prickly pear and
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