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The Langoustini


I’m currently visiting family in the Hebrides. This part of the world is known for its seafood, natural beauty and gargantuan drinking habits. This makes it a perfect setting for martini drinkers. 335 more words

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Rosemary's Baby

Remember the Rosemary Martini I made the other day? I experimented slightly last night and have subsequently come up with a Version Two.

Using the rosemary-infused gin/vodka from the same recipe, put together the martini using the following proportions: 55 more words

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Raindrop Pearl - 04.

There are two photos left from the set of photos on July 25th, 2014. Which I can’t go outside home to anywhere and have not the photography anymore from that day. 285 more words

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Rosemary Martini

A subtle but effective variation on the classic martini.


First of all, you have to infuse the gin or vodka with the rosemary.


Take fresh rosemary and strip off the leaves. 161 more words

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Earl Grey martini

Continuing my love of tea, I made some Earl Grey martinis for my family. Earl Grey has a citrus taste which compliments the gin very nicely. 129 more words

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First Day on Phi Phi


I have been so excited about taking a little trip to the Phi Phi islands today, however the morning didn’t start quite as planned. After getting up at 6am we were picked up in a mini bus and were later joined by a family with the loudest child I have ever met. 198 more words

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The Reunion

Monday night brought us the return of the Beckys! Lightening the mood with their own personal brand of humour they filled us in on all the gossip from their week in Eastern islands which inevitably involved some of the most ridiculous stories from Becky W. 63 more words