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Shaken vs. Stirred

This week we decided to look at the difference of shaking vs. stirring a drink. The accepted wisdom is that anything with fruit juice should be shaken and anything clear should be stirred. We’ve always assumed that this is for … Continue reading

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Pink 6

This week we look at the Pink 6, one of Christa’s early original cocktails.¬†Because Pink 6’s are quite tasty and we drink them a lot, ¬†we’re constantly noodling with which gin makes the “best” Pink 6. So this week we … Continue reading

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Washington Gin Showcase Part 2

Hello and welcome to part 2 of our Washington Gin showcase. As we mentioned in part 1, we have a lot of craft gins to choose from here, showcasing an amazing range of flavor profiles. All of them are very … Continue reading

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