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Pucker Up and Pollinate Your Cocktail Palate

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Pollen is polluting the senses this spring so you may as well get something out of it by polluting your palate with some vibrant floral-based cocktails.  Indulge in the essences of  Blood Orange, elderberry, roses and orchids. Who knows? Imbibing the sources of pollen may even boost your immunity!     Delft Blue 2 oz. genever 1 oz. crème de …

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Holy Holidays and Clever Cocktails: Kosher Vodka, Buzzy Bunnies

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Keeping the Spirit(s) And the Law… Drinking cocktails during Passover is a bit of a challenge since a lot of everyday spirits don’t make the cut. Kosher dietary law prohibits the consumption of leavened grains, and spirits fermented from grains, during Passover. So it’s out with the whiskey, bourbon and Scotch and any liquors distilled from grain. However, the good …

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Girl Scouts Need ‘Therapy’ Too! Tini’s & Cookies

In Foodie Tips & Tidbits, The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

Therapy Restaurant Aids Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada Cookies and cocktails—it’s Girl Scout Cookie Season! Therapy restaurant, located in the Fremont East Entertainment District, will host the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada chapter to help raise funds on Friday, March 9 and Saturday, March 10. The Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada will be selling boxes of cookies at Therapy, and all profits …

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UNLVino Fundraiser Celebrates 44 Years of ‘Spirited’ Culinary Craft

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

UNLVino, Las Vegas’ longest running fundraiser, returns for its 44th year. This time around, all of the elements that attendees have come to love over the years will be packed into one incredible evening featuring an all-star line-up of wineries, spirits-makers, world-class champagne, Asian flare with a refined sake list, craft beers, and award-winning chefs and restaurants. The event takes …

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Pumpkin Pie Martini With Graham Cracker Rim

In The Imbibery and Distillery by Christine McKellar

This is definitely a dessert cocktail that is not intended for the dieter. One per person should suffice for an indulgent after dinner cocktail to highlight a festive meal. PUMPKIN PIE MARTINI Ingredients: 1 graham cracker, crushed 1 tablespoon honey 1/3 cup milk 2 tablespoons pumpkin puree 1-1/2 oz.  vanilla flavored vodka 1-1/2 oz. creme de cacao 1 pinch pumpkin …