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Old 09-04-2008, 05:17 AM   #21
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have a few toasts of pure vodka (that's tradition) and you won't care what the bottle says..........you'll know.......

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Old 09-04-2008, 09:25 AM   #22
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Originally Posted by Chopstix View Post
Thanks folks all for the wonderful-looking recipes!
What's 100-proof vodka? I checked the Stolichnaya bottle I have and it says 100% grain neutral spirits. On another part of the label, it says 40% VOL. What do these mean? So is this 100-proof?
I just went into my local little liquor store and asked the clerk for 100 proof vodka, he showed me three bottles, I bought one, I think it was Ketel One but that could be from a deflating memory

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Old 09-04-2008, 02:03 PM   #23
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40% by volume = 80 proof.

Just use a little less water, since the Stoly is not 100 proof.
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Old 09-04-2008, 02:41 PM   #24
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Originally Posted by Chopstix View Post
Bought Limoncello today. Says on the bottle to store in the freezer. Is this safe? Thanks!
that's where I keep mine. Nothing like a little ice cold cello after dinner..
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Old 09-04-2008, 05:51 PM   #25
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I love Lemoncello and it is stored safely in the back of the fridge. In the freezer we have Van Gogh's double espresso vodka, Jose Quervo tropical tequila and a bottle of Ketel one- I remember a time when we used to keep frozen veggies in the freezer but, that was before the kids left for college!!!!
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Old 09-17-2008, 01:43 AM   #26
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This sounds good to me; never had it before, but I'm always interested in a new drink.

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