Beer, Wine and Spirits

Chef Inspired
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Table Four and the Big Fold-up

For decades the amazing Bistro food professionals have been exceeding patrons’ expectations, night after night. Sometimes the Bistro professionals have to be patient with “Chef”

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Many red wine bottles stacked in a cellar
Beer, Wine and Spirits

The Riddling Rack

My Uncle George was the fountainhead for much of my instruction in the “Facts of Life”. George kept Playboys in his basement in a big

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Tequilla shots with salt on the rim of shot glasses and limes
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Tequila

I was young and foolish. It was an evening of bad decisions. The first bad decision was to drink tequila. Salt-tequila-lemon, salt-tequila-lemon, salt-tequila-lemon. As is

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burboun on a wooden table by an old wooden barrel
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Whiskey

When I am out for breakfast and the waiter asks, “What would you like to drink?” I always answer… “whiskey”. I guess I think it’s

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shots of vodka on a wooden table
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Vodka

The origins of vodka are clouded in mystery. Historians say that it is impossible to ascertain with any certainty where and when it was first

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line of whiskey shots on a dark table
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Demon Rum

The British navy ran on rum. Winston Churchill was at one time the First Lord of the Admiralty. When asked to make a toast to

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pink mixed drink with basil leaf and lemon garnish
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Rocks

The milestones of my life have been marked by rocks. Sounds redundant, but it is true. I grew up on the rocky shores of Nova

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illustration of woman at a cocktail bar - sihouettes
Beer, Wine and Spirits

Bar Talk … “Warm Coats”

Bartenders are listeners. You sit at the bar. You drink. The Bartender listens. The topics can be tricky. The patron’s ex-wife.  This one is real

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