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Re: Booze

We women are so smart Theresa, it's great isn't it? LOL!

Andrea H
Beaufort, SC 

> [Original Message]
> From: Theresa <tchessie@comcast.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 4/12/2005 11:05:53 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Booze
> No booze trick-  but hairspray definitely takes pen ink out of 
> clothing!  Not sure if it works on rugs, but who knows...
> And yes, bought the Metaxa too, along with a couple of microbrews.
> Theresa
> Christopher P. Lindsey wrote:
> >>Ok-  I am a woman of my word, so went to the local BevMo (Beverages & 
> >>More, for those of you who don't know what they are) and sure enough 
> >>they did have naVan.  Your price range was exactly correct $42 for a
> >>ml bottle.  And the verdict is.....you are correct Chris.  It is a 
> >>wonderful flavor and whom ever thought to mix vanilla (REAL vanilla) 
> >>with cognac was brilliant. 
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >Yay!  I'm glad you liked it!
> >
> >I went out this afternoon to Friar Tuck (one of the larger liquor stores
> >in town) and they didn't have Talea, so I have to keep looking.
> >
> >  
> >
> >>And I feel compelled to help Chris feel less like the chatlist lush.  
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >I appresheeate that.
> >
> >  
> >
> >>While in the store I was also looking at the Ouzo- and thougt that
> >>was something different looking about the Metaxa Ouzo bottle.  There 
> >>were several Ouzo choices, so I asked a very knowledgable employee
> >>(Fred) for his recommendation.  He did recommend the Metaxa, so I asked 
> >>him if they changed the bottle- the answer was yes.  Here's the scary 
> >>part-  I haven't bought a bottle of Ouzo in ages- like since college. 
> >>remembered what the bottle and label looked like from when I worked at
> >>DutyFree store during undergrad school (that would have been from 
> >>1985-89).  How's that for a useless bit of trivia I maintained in my 
> >>brain! (P.S. Kahlua is the hardest liquor to clean out of a rug, and
> >>rum will peel the paint off of a cement floor and clean it to the point 
> >>you could eat off of it).
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >Did you end up buying the Metaxa?  :)
> >
> >I have a painted cement floor that needs stripping too; now I know what
> >to do with my Cruzan 151!
> >
> >Speaking of cleaning rugs, Romeo chewed up a pen today on the 9x12
> >wool oriental rug that I inherited from my grandmother.  Argh.  I'll see
> >how well Resolve carpet cleaner really works once everything dries!  Or
> >is there a booze trick for that, too?  ;)
> >
> >Chris
> >
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