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Osaka Fizzles Teriyaki Style

I don't know about you, but I like my sake warm. Icy sake leaves me thinking of a cold eel pulled from the water, squirming, chilling the palm of my hand. Warm sake slides down the throat effortlessly, warming the centre of your belly. Kind of like laughter. Today, Sally Thelen is my sake. Please [...]

By |May 25th, 2011|May 2011|12 Comments

When Love Rode Up in Finland

When I read this story Finlandia Vodka came to mind. In a rocks glass, two fingers worth, mixed with soda and cranberry juice. Then, ice. Three to four cubes. It's a complete drink to accompany Shawna Enns' tale of love found and lost in the brisk environs of Finland. Please enjoy today’s story from Summer [...]

By |May 18th, 2011|May 2011|11 Comments

Summer Lovin’ Had Me a Blast; Summer Lovin’ Happened So Fast

This one is most definitely a daiquiri and Irish ale combo. In tune with a typical summer drinking night, Nicole Smith started one summer with light intentions, only to end it with something robust - a boy and romance. Please enjoy today’s story from Summer Chick Tales. It all began, fittingly, on the first day [...]

By |May 11th, 2011|May 2011|7 Comments

Serendipity in Sihanoukville

Where's the margarita blender? I think we need a lime salty to toss this one back. Elaine Thatcher recounts the mishaps and mishandling of hooking up with another traveler. With a surprise ending. Please enjoy today's story from Summer Chick Tales. I’ve never been good at picking guys up as I have always been on [...]

By |May 3rd, 2011|May 2011|16 Comments