Archive | July, 2007

Drinks… b/c I don’t know what to ask for in the clubs

30 Jul

Far East recipe

1 part shochu

1 part Midori® melon liqueur

1 part fresh lemon juice

Shake with ice, and strain into an old-fashioned glass over ice cubes. Garnish with a slice of orange and a speared cocktail cherry, and serve with two straws.

17% (34 proof)

Serve in: Old-Fashioned Glass


Chuhai recipe

1 oz shochu

2 1/2 oz soda water

1 splash lemon juice

Pour the shochu and soda water into a cocktail glass. Add the lemon juice, and serve. Add lime or orange juice as an optional extra.

8% (16 proof)

Serve in: Cocktail Glass
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Candle to get…

23 Jul

Daily obsession:  Voluspa Saijo Persimmon candle from the Basic Creme Collection (smelled at the Cross in Yaletown).

And so it happened as it said it would….

16 Jul

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20). An unwise decision you made long ago gives you a point of empathy for others when they mess up. You’re able to be deeply compassionate with loved ones now because of your own past mistake.