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Old fashioned drink but tasty

Advantages: Tasty, quite low alcohol
Disadvantages: Old fashioned

...I am not sure If I should really admit to this, but as a youngster one of my favourite drinks was dubonnet and lemonade. I would be allowed a weak one on a sunday when my granparents were visiting and remember drinking this from a fairly young age (althou ...

Chrisheels 24.10.2012 · Read full review
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Tudor Rose Cream

Advantages: Nice warm feeling inside
Disadvantages: can be expensive!!!

The Product: Tudor Rose is a malt flavoured British wine, it has a rather sweet and fine mellow taste to it. This british wine can come in either a medium or a cream taste, i prefer the cream as the medium tastes quite acid-y or sometimes like vinega ...

JasonJRogers 18.05.2010 · Read full review
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Very nice straight but not in a mixer

Advantages: Metal screw cap, nice sweet taste of barley. Very more-ish.
Disadvantages: Not good chilled, with ice or as a mixer.

To start with, anyone who is looking for a slightly cheaper alternative to cream sherry will be disappointed: While the taste of cream sherry ranges from the slightly antiseptic, oaky real stuff to the cloying, syrupy stuff intended for the British market ...

Anthorn 12.08.2011 · Read full review
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Banish that winter cold

Advantages: Sweet and strong
Disadvantages: too much gives you a headache!

Here I sit, wrapped up in a blanket, big mug of steaming honey and lemon in hand, box of tissues at my side and feeling completely miserable. Ah yes, it's cold season again. Forgive me if I splutter and sneeze on you. If, like me, you can't or won't let ...

fb6668 03.10.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Stones Green Ginger Wine

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Stoned love!

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Stones ginger wine has been around since 1740 when it was manufactured by the Finsbury distillery. However it wasn’t until Joseph Stone decided to buy it to sell from his grocer’s shop that it really gained in popularity. Joseph Stone even gave the fortif ...

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