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Gin & Bitter Lemon cocktail recipe

Art of the Cocktail-GBL

Summer is not summer unless you have downed your fair share of this classic English cocktail. GBL or Gin & Bitter Lemon is relatively unknown in this part of the Midwest but I see that changing as people begin to …

Xarmant Txakoli Blanco 2012

my summer pick

There is no shortage of great Spanish wines available these days, and we have seen more than our fair share of them over the last couple of years. From richly textured Riojas to big juicy Garnacha and crisp white Albarino, …