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The Croom & Flood Journal

Gin And Tonic Garnish: Great Ideas And History

Gin And Tonic Garnish: Great Ideas And History

Before we explore a few garnishes for the beloved gin & tonic, let's put on our ascot ties and explore the history: Tonic Beginnings The gin and tonic drink is one of the most British and regal drinks the world has ever known. Gin's past is fascinating and when you combine that with tonic, you have one of the most interesting alcohol mixer combinations in history. Tonic has played a role in starting wars, ending wars, and preventing disease.It all started when the Incas generously gave the Countess of Chinchon of Spain a medicine from the bark of the Quinquina...

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How To Tie A Cravat And Ascot The Right Way

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How To Tie A Cravat And Ascot The Right Way

How to tie a cravat or ascot the right way. Enjoy this quick how-to video.

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Good Looking Beards: Grooming The Beard Of Your Dreams

Good Looking Beards: Grooming The Beard Of Your Dreams

The beard is a rite of passage for grown men.  Here is how to enjoy facial hair.

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Cravat Vs Ascot: What Is The Difference?

Cravat Vs Ascot: What Is The Difference?

It's ascot vs cravat. Who wins this ongoing battle over terminology for our favorite ties?

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The Rise And Fall And Rise of Paisley

The Rise And Fall And Rise of Paisley

The pattern that spreads love everywhere and its iconic rise to prominence.

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