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What alcohol would go good with tea?

Irish whiskey is one I like to do with tea. In fact I like to make an Irish coffee by substituting the coffee with a strong black tea. Try it! I am rather fond of it.
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What alcohol products go well with a particular type of coffee?

Generally, you'll want to avoid things with brighter, more acidic fruit flavors (apple, lemon) as those will mess with the inherent acidity of the coffee (although it should be noted that cherry is ...
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What alcohol would go good with tea?

Gunfire is a classic British rum and black tea cocktail, with a German equivalent in the Jagertee. Two European great powers can't be wrong - go with the rum!
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Wine recommendation on the sweet side with 12 to 15% alcohol

Most fortified wines such as port, Madeira, (sweet) sherry, Commandaria are both very sweet and are very high in alcohol. Many are in the range of 20% ABV. I would strongly [pun intended] suggest ...
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Wine recommendation on the sweet side with 12 to 15% alcohol

It depends on how sweet you are looking for. If you are looking for very sweet than dessert wines are the way to go, a Sauternes or Mustacel will be at least 12% if not higher. If all you want is a ...
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Liquor before beer never fear

I had never heard of this saying (I'm not a native English speaker), but the funny thing is that in Dutch there is a similar saying, except with wine instead of liquor and the other way around: 'wijn ...
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What kind of alcoholic beverages would've been common in a 1950s-1960s USA home?

What kind of alcoholic beverages would've been common in a 1950s-1960s USA home? As far as beer goes in 1950, the top brewer was Jos. Schlitz Brewing Co., produced 3.4 million more barrels than the ...
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What alcohol products go well with a particular type of coffee?

Rumpleminze (peppermint schnapps) and coffee and cream creates a smooth and potent alcoholic drink. Add a Godiva Chocolate Liquor for a first class-after dinner cocktail. Grand Marnier(something ...
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What alcohol beverage goes well with a certain type of smoking?

Smoke and drink like a pirate. Rum and cigars both hail from the Caribbean, so it’s no coincidence that they work well with one another. Match the spiced and sweet molasses undertones of this full-...
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Recommendations for Tea/Fruity/Sweet beers?

If you like sour beers and fruit flavors, try lambics. I've known several people who "don't drink beer" who like this style. A lambic is a Belgian style, light in color and usually in alcohol level, ...
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What dishes pair well with black wine?

Saperavi is a Teinturier type grape, which usually means red skins and red flesh. I have grown two of these types of grapes. Dunkelfelder and Agria and they both are used to make deep red wines that ...
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Which drink is moderately less hazardous to health: Beer, Whiskey, Rum, Vodka or Wine?

Which drink is moderately less hazardous to health: Beer, Whiskey, Rum, Vodka or Wine? There is no one perspective that is a definite answer to this question because there are many factors that must ...
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Recommendations for a pandemic coronavirus drink?

During the spanish flu, whiskey was an accepted medicine: Amid 1918 Pandemic, Bootleg Whiskey Became a Respectable Medicine (or an excuse to bypass prohibition). A Hot Toddy is traditionally drunk to ...
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What's bitters to use with bourbon, blood orange syrup, lemon juice and pinot noir?

What's bitters to use with bourbon, blood orange syrup, lemon juice and pinot noir? Bitters have been around for along time, but have come back into favor as part of the current craft cocktail trend. ...
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Recommendation for a Sasquatch Day barbecue?

A beer that should be relatively easy to find across the United States (and hopefully Canada!) would be Sierra Nevada's Bigfoot Ale. Certainly on target but likely much harder to find outside of ...
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How to get a pink cocktail colour (for my guava cocktail)?

You can use Grenadine Sirup instead of the Simple Syrup. The red of the syrups should make the Cocktail Pink
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Must try wines in Frankfurt region

I would spend your limited time and money just tasting wines from one region. Nahe is a smaller wine region just west of Frankfurt, and I've found the wines there to be good quality, with individual ...
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What alcohol would go good with tea?

Wild Turkey American Honey is excellent with most kinds of tea including black, green, and orange pekoe. Throw in a squeeze of lemon for an delicious, easy to make, and modern twist on the Hot Toddy. ...
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What cocktail could be paired with French cheese?

My favorite French cheese is Roquefort and is often served with nuts and honey in France. I would like to recommend an Appletini with Roquefort along with the most authentic French bread you are able ...
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An alternative to Vodka to pair with caviar

Your main criterion, especially if you are serving sturgeon caviar, should be something to freshen the palate without leaving a strong aftertaste. A brut champagne goes exceptionally well. If ...
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Rose colored wine cocktail

I do love a wine spritzer and cocktails, as you can take a fabulous wine, white or red, add splashes of other liquid(s) for a light and refreshing drink. I also love your questions, and would like to ...
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Wine recommendation on the sweet side with 12 to 15% alcohol

A little primer on alcohol and sugar in wine. The lower the alcohol is usually associated with higher acid levels because the grapes are picked less ripe. Champagne is a good example of this. To ...
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Wine Recommendation for Soupe au Vin?

I think you are mixing up Soupe au Vin with Soupe au vin sucré It looks like it can be either red or white wine, but mostly it's made with red wine. I would look for a fruity, light bodied red wine ...
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Dark winter days equal dark winter drinks!

I'll just go ahead and answer this question assuming it's better formed, something like: Which drinks are most popular in the winter? The difference to me in which drinks to choose in the summer ...
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Looking for a Rosé recommendation

Looking for a Rosé recommendation? The ultimate recommendation would involve that particular variety of Rosé you may be interested in. Having lived many years in France and having drank wine on a very ...
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Indian Army supply of Alcoholic beverages?

Indian Army supply of Alcoholic beverages? Are the supplying companies special for armies? Regardless of which national forces (army) one is in, the main reason for suppling some for of booze is to ...
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What alcohol products go well with a particular type of coffee?

I just shove any cheap whisky (usually grouse) into espresso coffee and add a little caster sugar - thats good! Other combinations are espresso coffee with a shot of baileys and a shot of bourbon ...
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What alcohol beverage goes well with a certain type of smoking?

A good cigar pairs well with a neat snifter of whiskey or aged bourbon. Tobacco is a naturally occurring plant, and whiskey is a byproduct of naturally occurring plants as well. What you’ll find is ...
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What alcohol products go well with a particular type of coffee?

I like the sweeter liqueurs like Glayva, Grand Marnier and especially Galliano with espresso. If you have a milk-based coffee, combine with a cream-based liqueur. I have never liked alcohol mixed ...
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What alcohol would go good with tea?

Once I helped out as bartender, a girl asked for green vodka with green tea.
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