Wine, Gin and the Finer Things in Life.

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Post by Rutabaga » 1 year ago

Don't go for Bathtub gin, it tastes like soap!
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Post by Joan » 1 year ago

Looks like I have to make a trip to Tasmania!
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Post by Dunckel » 1 year ago

I have just bought myself a present.
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Dunckel wrote:
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I have just bought myself a present.

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Where’s our invite?
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Where’s our invite?
Are you sure? It is called aphrodisiac.
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LowlifeDes wrote:
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Are you sure? It is called aphrodisiac.
I was hoping after a couple of bottles even if the spirit was willing, the flesh would be incapable.
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LowlifeDes wrote:
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Are you sure? It is called aphrodisiac.
You shouldn't judge.
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Post by LowlifeDes » 1 year ago

Dunckel wrote:
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You shouldn't judge.
I wasn't judging, just warning.
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LowlifeDes wrote:
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I wasn't judging, just warning.
On reflection I think I’ll stick with my IPA.
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Dunckel wrote:
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I have just bought myself a present.

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Oh... helloooooooooooo....
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Oh... helloooooooooooo....
I thought that might get your attention. You get a small bottle of cocoa nibs to add to the glass.

Unfortunatrly I can't open it until my medication is done >:(
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Dunckel wrote:
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I thought that might get your attention. You get a small bottle of cocoa nibs to add to the glass.

Unfortunatrly I can't open it until my medication is done >:(
Answered my two questions:
  1. What's in the vial (cross reference to another thread, wondered if it was pepper corns
  2. Are you allowed to drink it
Enjoy your well earned reward. I won't express any envy, as I am trying not to sexually harass any member. But, purely hypothetically: yum! 😋
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Post by Regulator » 1 year ago

@Dunckel - just out of interest, which distillery is your gin from?

I'm thinking of a pay day present for me Mr R.
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@Dunckel - just out of interest, which distillery is your gin from?

I'm thinking of a pay day present for me Mr R.
From elsewhere, that renowned distillery, amazon.
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Regulator wrote:
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@Dunckel - just out of interest, which distillery is your gin from?

I'm thinking of a pay day present for me Mr R.
Joan isn't wrong.

It's Belgian. Just google "x gin" it is available quite easily. The quality wine merchant in the centre of Leicester usually stocks it, but they had none, which is why I decided to knock another nail into the coffin of small indrpendent businesses instead. Sorry.
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