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George’s Rants and Raves: Ménage a Trois Vodkas

George’s Rants and Raves: Ménage a Trois Vodkas

If you’ve been driving yourself crazy searching high and low for that perfect spirit to consume before, during and/or after your next French themed, multiple person,...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Ungava Gin

George’s Rants and Raves: Ungava Gin

Have you ever heard the one about the Eskimo and the gin? Now, doesn’t that sound like the intro to an insensitive, racist, slanderous, offensive, pejorative,...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Caorunn Gin

George’s Rants and Raves: Caorunn Gin

Of all the spirits that abound upon this planet, I do believe gin has the most poisonous history of them all. Sure, white lightning and moonshine and absinthe are...

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George’s Rants and Raves: G’Vine Gin & Averna Amaro Siciliano

George’s Rants and Raves: G’Vine Gin & Averna Amaro Siciliano

AAHHH, springtime has finally come, and my thoughts naturally turn to Gin and the coming spirits of summer. What were you expecting? At my age, sex comes in a strong...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Ole Smokey Pineapple Moonshine

George’s Rants and Raves: Ole Smokey Pineapple Moonshine

Pineapple moonshine? Why, I had no idea that pineapples grew in Tennessee, but that’s just the tip of this iceberg. These folks have a dozen flavors of Ole Smokey...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Ao Vodka and LeJay Cassis

George’s Rants and Raves: Ao Vodka and LeJay Cassis

I have come up with the ultimate recycling program. I’d be willing to bet you that almost anything, if it had a bit of sugar in it, could be distilled and produce...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Cruzan Peach Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Cruzan Peach Rum

If you’re anywhere near as lazy as I am, then this column is right up your alley.  First of all, let me explain how lazy I can be.  I have a stay at home job...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Blue Ice Original & Crème Brulee Flavored Vodka

George’s Rants and Raves: Blue Ice Original & Crème Brulee Flavored Vodka

I would like to start this vodka review with a recipe for a vodka drink I just discovered and will be attempting to try this weekend, and I do mean attempting as...

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George’s Rants and Raves: South Bay Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: South Bay Rum

(1+K/a) Looks a bit like rocket science doesn’t it?  Of the 7,482,329 people who religiously read my column irregularly, the survey says that 8 of you are real...

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George’s Rants and Raves: Botran Reserva Rum

George’s Rants and Raves: Botran Reserva Rum

Guatemala, isn’t that the country made famous by Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid?  I would be willing to bet that if I gave you 5 minutes to tell me everything...

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