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The End of an Error

May I suggest a Perfect Manhattan? 1 1/2 oz whisky (Canadian Club was the preferred) 1/4 oz. dry Vermouth 1/4 oz Vermouth rosso dashes of Angostura bitters stemmed cherry opt: twist of orange Despite what Nick Charles would have you … Continue reading

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Liquid Inspiration

I took Aesthete’s advice. And shouldn’t we all, without equivocation, on any number of matters. Long time readers of Easy and Elegant Life will know of my reverence for Sara and Gerald Murphy. Indeed, their way of life continues to … Continue reading

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Went to a Garden Party…

A reader asked what he might serve at this weekend’s cocktail party, “drinks that won’t wilt the guests” is how he put it (wish I’d written that.) What a thoughtful host. I suppose that a drinks party menu will depend … Continue reading

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