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Chocolate Martinis

Feel like indulging in both alcohol and chocolate? Want a decedent and delicious drink to celebrate a birthday, promotion or just the end of the week?  If so, the chocolate martini is just the drink for you! Vodka is the key alcohol used to make chocolate martinis. The majority of recipes require for vodka to be blended with anything chocolaty, such as Godiva Liqueur or Creme De Cacao. We have two recipes below for you to try at home.

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Olives: The Surprising Fruit

Yes, that’s right. Olives are actually classified as a fruit. I know, I was surprised just like you might be reading this. They are technically drupe fruits, stone fruits like cherries and peaches. The stones act as seeds for the Olea europaea tree. Regardless of their classification, we love them and we bet you do, too!  In fact, nearly 3 million metric tons of table olives ...

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Key Ingredients in Thai Cuisine

Whether you’re ordering Thai food at your local takeaway restaurant, making a Thai recipe at home, or planning an adventure to Bangkok, it’s good to know what goes into the delish food of Thailand. Let’s dive into the key ingredients in Thai cuisine!

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The Gift of Chocolate

Chocolate is an excellent gift for someone special in your life. While a classic gift for Mother's Day, Valentine's Day, and Christmas, chocolate is a wonderful gift for other occasions such as birthdays, a celebration or just because. Chocolate also has many flavors and fillings, from cremes to clusters to nuts. Knowing your recipient’s chocolate-preference is important, so observe what chocolate they typically eat and their overall eating preferences. For instance...

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Managing Hangovers

Headache. Nausea. Fatigue. The “joys” of a hangover. Almost every adult has experienced a hangover at some point of their lives. A raucous wedding reception. A college reunion with your old drinking buddies. A Sunday Funday brunch with the gals that extended into the evening hours. You awaken the next morning with your head heavy and your stomach in knots. At that point, you probably make a half-hearted promise to never drink again in order to avoid experiencing this horrible, debilitating feeling ever again. But chances are, it just might happen again. Unless you follow these quick hangover recovery tips...

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