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The Oyster Shooter (NOT Vodka with Phlegm)

The Oyster Shooter (NOT Vodka with Phlegm)

The Oyster Shooter (NOT Vodka with Phlegm)

This unusual, and novel beverage was served to me at a restaurant in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island called John Brown’s Richmond Street Grille. It was a hot summer afternoon in July and I had already had quite a few beers, but I gave this a special offering a try and found it delicious and tasty enough to have a few more. Luckily I remember enough about the afternoon to record the experience for posterity.

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Santa's Next-Day Reindeer Stew

Santa's Next-Day Reindeer Stew

Santa’s Next-Day Reindeer Stew

Season’s Greetings Everyone. I have published this Post on Christmas Day, 2020, not for a recipe, but rather as the story of a meal that I hope might entertain you as your own feast is being prepared. In the interests of full disclosure, however, I will have to confess to a few facts.

First, Santa didn’t make this stew, and the Reindeer did not come from the North-Pole. Rather, they from Baffin Island, up North in the Nunavut Territory, where they are known as Caribou. In any event, read on and enjoy the pictures…

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