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Wine for $2.50 to $3.50 Per Bottle

Yes Virginia there is a Santa Claus. Wine for $2.50 per 750ml. Stand up and take notice. I have been suggesting this to frugal event planners for years.   First rate wines can be had for deep discount prices. Don’t be fooled or think that you will get a second rate product because of the […]

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Five Christmas Traditions From Around the World – Simply Elegant

  Christmas trees, Santa Claus and gingerbread lattes are all well and good. But with the homogenizing of Yuletide customs, travelers might well worry….  Read More Related articles Christmas Decor 101 Front Door Theme Starting a Christmas Tradition

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A good host minimizes alcohol risk at holiday party

A holiday party is a great opportunity for employees and clients to relax and to get to know each other better. It can also land the company in legal trouble. The source of the problem is usually alcohol. A staff member or client or other guest has too much to drink and starts groping or […]

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A Royal Wedding Cocktail Indeed – The Champagne Cocktail

After publishing the recipe last Saturday as “The April Signature Cocktail” a little research was done. The cocktail itself is served everywhere and has been done for almost 200 years but it requires a bit more looking at. Using the LCBO local published prices: CUVEE RARE CHAMPAGNE NV (PIPER HEIDSIECK) VINTAGES 643734 | 750 mL […]

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The Champagne Cocktail a Royal Wedding Event April 2011

Royal Cocktail The Champagne Cocktail has been around for a long time. It is one of the most enduring cocktails with good reason. It’s fabulous. What better cocktail for the April Signature Cocktail to commemorate the Royal Wedding of Kate Middleton and Prince Andrew. 4oz. (120 ml) Piper-Heidsieck champagne 3/4 oz. Remy Martn VSOP cognac […]

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$20 buys $50 on Wedding Cakes up to $120 OFF

Redeem this coupon Deal at WagJag and get  up to $120.00 off your purchase About I Do! Wedding Cakes Personalized wedding cakes are the perfect way for couples to express themselves on their big day, or for singles to scare off suitors on a blind date. Craft custom desserts for all occasions with today’s WagJag: […]

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$5.00 Discount on Toronto Wine & Cheese Show coupon code promo

$5.00 Discount on the Toronto Wine & Cheese Show coupon code promo. The Toronto Wine and Cheese Show runs Friday March 18 to Sunday March 20, 2011 International Centre, Hall 5 6900 Airport Rd., Mississauga Friday: Noon – 10 p.m. | Saturday: Noon – 10 p.m. | Sunday: Noon – 6 p.m. A $5.00 discount […]

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Spring Starts on March 17 on the Heated Patio at Fionn MacCool’s

At Fionn MacCool’s, Bloor the patio will be open March 17th to kick off spring. The weather forecast is friendly and the patio will be heated with patio heaters from ASAP Tent and Party Rentals. Some cultures, such as those that devised the Celtic and East Asian calendars, call the spring equinox “mid-spring”, but others […]

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Spotlight On PORTER + STOUTS CHALLENGE

We are honouring the last week of winter with a blind challenge taste-off of Porters and Stouts on Wednesday March 16 at 7 p.m. Our choice of dark brewed elixirs has little to do with the Irish themed week that a certain multi-national brewery would like you to associate with their black beer but owes […]

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How to Create Your Own Quantity Recipes for Cooking for a Crowd

It is often hard to find just the right large quantity recipe for the theme of your party or for the “culinary experience” you are aspiring to offer your guests. Here are a few tips and suggestions on how to modify your favorite 4-6 serving recipes when you find yourself cooking for a crowd of […]

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