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Richard Auffrey
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events. ******************************************************** 1)  Back by popular demand, Chef Tony Maws’ Guest ...
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Thirst Boston: Overall Impressions
" To alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems ." -- Homer Simpson I've spent the last three days sampling and drinking a wild variety of spirits and cocktails, including Rum, Rye, Vodka, Mezcal, Bourbon, Scotch, Gin, Cider, Rhum, Whisk...
"To alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems." --Homer Simpson I've spent the last three days sampling and drinking a wild variety of spirits and cocktails, including Rum, Rye, Vodka, Mezcal, Bourbon, Sc...
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A&B Burgers: Sweet & Salty For The Win
The Burger . A quintessential American food which seems to be growing in popularity, in the U.S. and internationally as well. For example, in 2014, U.S. restaurants served about 9 Billion hamburgers, a growth of 3% from the prior year. New burger joints pop...
The Burger. A quintessential American food which seems to be growing in popularity, in the U.S. and internationally as well. For example, in 2014, U.S. restaurants served about 9 Billion hamburgers, a growth of 3% from the pr...
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Besserat de Bellefon: Champagne Made For Food
That's an intimidating scientific formula yet it's important to understanding the nature of Champagne. Fortunately, you don't have to solve or even understand this formula as there are others who will do it for you. You can just benefit from their learning....
That's an intimidating scientific formula yet it's important to understanding the nature of Champagne. Fortunately, you don't have to solve or even understand this formula as there are others who will do it for you. You can j...
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events. ******************************************************** 1)  Chef/Owner Michael Schlow and the Tico Boston ...
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The Passionate Foodie's 9th Anniversary
9 Years!  The  Ninth Anniversary  of The Passionate Foodie blog.   9 Years of Eating & Drinking. 9 Years of Food, Restaurants, Wine, Sake, & Spirits. 9 Years of Writing, Reading, & Learning. 9 Years of Making New Friends, Meeting New People, & Enjoying Life...
9 Years! The Ninth Anniversary of The Passionate Foodie blog. 9 Years of Eating & Drinking. 9 Years of Food, Restaurants, Wine, Sake, & Spirits. 9 Years of Writing, Reading, & Learning. 9 Years of Making New Friends, Meeting...
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Thirst Boston: Sacred Bond Pop-Up
The quality of the ingredients in your cocktail can make a significant difference in its taste. For example, if you're making a Manhattan and use a higher quality Vermouth, the cocktail is going to taste much better than if you use some cheap Vermouth which...
The quality of the ingredients in your cocktail can make a significant difference in its taste. For example, if you're making a Manhattan and use a higher quality Vermouth, the cocktail is going to taste much better than if y...
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Rant: Seeking Diversity At Thirst Boston
Today is the last day of the third  Thirst Boston , "...  a weekend long cocktail festival focused on education all about cocktails and spirits ." I've attended and enjoyed the previous two Thirst Boston conferences and was very curious whether this new con...
Today is the last day of the third Thirst Boston, "... a weekend long cocktail festival focused on education all about cocktails and spirits." I've attended and enjoyed the previous two Thirst Boston conferences and was very ...
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events. ******************************************************** 1)  In an effort to discover who will be mixing up...
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Rant: Drink Champagne With Dinner!
" You don't need to be a sommelier as sparkling wine pairs with everything ." -- Marcello Lunelli For many people, Champagne is a pricey luxury that is primarily purchased for special occasions, to celebrate memorable occasions and events. It might be serve...
"You don't need to be a sommelier as sparkling wine pairs with everything." --Marcello Lunelli For many people, Champagne is a pricey luxury that is primarily purchased for special occasions, to celebrate memorable occasions ...
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Mezcal Bars In the Boston Area
" ..., the mescal is not a very choice whisky, but the sun shines just as brightly, and the little birds sing just as sweetly after one has been drinking mescal as they ever do after drinking Arizona whisky, and the morrow brings less misery and regret. " -...
"..., the mescal is not a very choice whisky, but the sun shines just as brightly, and the little birds sing just as sweetly after one has been drinking mescal as they ever do after drinking Arizona whisky, and the morrow bri...
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Thursday Sips & Nibbles
I am back again with a new edition of Thursday Sips & Nibbles , my regular column where I highlight some interesting, upcoming food & drink events. ******************************************************** 1) Chef Josh Turka of The Salty Pig and Chef Dante...
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Food, wine, sake, and spirits writer & educator
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Food, wine, sake & spirits writer & educator:

Author of the Tipsy Sensei series.
 
Voracious reader with eclectic interests, including SF, fantasy, horror, thriller, history, food, wine, science, philosophy & more. 
 
MA Attorney
 
 
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    Law, 1985 - 1988
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