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For those averse to alcohol or dead set against the evils of demon drink, exit now or forever zip closed your fly!
While the taste is still swirling around my consciousness, here's my latest prurient concoction from the zinc bar:
In the coming Summer months, when the heat overcomes the temperate moderations, here's a respite for the weary mind or soul, in need of relief from wayward degrees of calorie.
The Southern Belle:
3 shots of Kentucky Bourbon
2 shots of Galliano
1 shot of peach Schnapps
Juice of one lemon
Juice of one wedge of orange
Shaken hard and served up in an iced cocktail glass.
This is bound to seduce your sensibility.
Conversation is sure to follow, solving the entangled knots of political dissension, or titillating the libido with thoughts of possible adventure.
Wife and I had planned to go to Spain this Spring, then cancelled on account of prior commitments to fulfill an editing job for a large university press. But, perusing the color plates of a large coffee-table book on the French Quarter, reawakened our memories of New Orleans, and hence the summons to a sweet Bourbon mixture in keeping with our joint inspiration.
Beware the power of nostalgia!
Ennui and fond evocation!