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Usain Bolt Popped Champagne With an Astronaut in Zero Gravity

2 monthes ago   |   By Vine Pair

Former Jamaican sprinter and eight-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt took sipping Champagne to new heights yesterday.
Bolt, who was named G.H. Mumm “chief entertainment officer” in 2016, popped a bottle of Grand Cordon Stellar on board an Airbus Zero-G with French astronaut Jean-Francois Clervoy and interior designer Octave de Gaulleas. The bottle was specially designed to be opened in zero gravity, a project three years in the making, developed in partnership with space design specialists, Spade, the Drinks Business reports .
The three men also raced in the airbus, which you can see in a...
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A New Dining Spot Is Going into the Former Capri Space in Arlington Heights

A New Dining Spot Is Going into the Former Capri Space in Arlington Heights

2 monthes ago   |   By Boston Restaurant

By Marc Hurwitz
It looks like a new eatery is on its way to Arlington Heights, taking over the space where a pizzeria had been for a quarter century.
According to several sources, work is being done on the old Capri Pizza & Subs space in Arlington Heights, with a check on the Mass. Ave. storefront showing a sign out front that says "Closed Due to the New Opening." We hear from a few sources that the upcoming dining spot could be featuring gyros and that it will not be called Capri, though nothing has been completely confirmed as of yet.
Capri shut down twice over the past few years...
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Chicken Liver Pate

Pâté sounds intimidating to make but this Chicken Liver Pâté recipe is simple and inexpensive yet has a magnificent flavor. This recipe combines the flavors of chicken livers... Read more ...

Tequila-Lime Marinated Angus Sirloin - Sound of Flavor

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Leftovers Ideas: Easy Day After Thanksgiving Bites and Loire Valley Wine

Leftovers Ideas: Easy Day After Thanksgiving Bites and Loire Valley Wine

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Walnut Rum Tart

Walnut Rum Tart

Walnut Rum Tart. Walnuts, salted caramel and rum wrapped in a buttery crust. The filling is a very soft, delicate crumble. Read more ...

Pappy Thanksgiving: This Bar Is Giving Away Its Pappy Van Winkle Stock for Cheap

Pappy Thanksgiving: This Bar Is Giving Away Its Pappy Van Winkle Stock for Cheap

Budget bourbon connoisseurs, lend an ear: A Kentucky bar is giving away its stock of Pappy Van Winkle for a fraction of the cost. On November 18, the Chevy Chase Inn in... Read more ...

Cuban cocktail

Cuban cocktail

2 dash Orange Bitters 1 dash Maraschino 1 liquor glass French Vermouth 2 liquor glass Dry Spanish Sherry Stir with ice and strain into a cocktail glass. At the end of the bar... Read more ...

Chatham artillery punch

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Strawberry Red Wine Jam

Strawberry Red Wine Jam

Grown up strawberry jam infused with red wine and rosemary. Super simple to make and perfect for toast, cookies, just about anything! Read more ...

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Mexican Tequila Regulators Not A Fan Of Elon Musk's ‘Teslaquila'

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Native Grapes of Italy author Ian D'Agata coming to Houston next month

Native Grapes of Italy author Ian D'Agata coming to Houston next month

Del Posto group buyer and Italian wine guru Jeff Porter shared the following press release with me yesterday and I'm happy to repost it here: Ian is THE LEADING... Read more ...