Melba gets the ingredients for an easy-drinking gin and tonic with the flavors of blueberry and ginger.
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One of my favorite oddballs in history is Emperor Norton, neither a real emperor nor Ralph Kramden’s neighbor. His full title was Norton I, Emperor of the United State and Protector of Mexico, and his domain was the streets of San Fransisco, from 1859 until his death in January 1880. The Wikipedia article on Emperor
For some reason, it starts the first week of August—summer ales begin disappearing from the shelves of supermarkets and distributors. Tap handles at bars are quickly being replaced with pumpkin ales and the Märzens now called Oktoberfests. But maybe, we’re not quite ready for autumn beers. The production of freshly hopped beer for Wet Hop
What’s with Fervere and barleywines? Yet again, he searches for his favorite.
Fervere gets a seat for a toast with a fine bottle of tequila.
Fervere meets four gins in the night, but only one mugs him. The rest are pleasant companions on the road to perdition.