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  Cocktail - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cocktail usually contains one or more types of liquor and flavorings, usually one or more of a liqueur, fruit, sauce, honey, milk or cream, spices, etc. The cocktail became popular during Prohibition in the United States primarily to mask the taste of bootlegged alcohol.
Many cocktails traditionally made with gin, such as the gimlet, or the martini, may now be served by default with vodka.
Cocktails were originally a morning beverage, and the cocktail was the name given as metaphor for the rooster (cocktail) heralding morning light of day.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cocktail   (822 words)

  
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Cocktail is a stimulating liquor composed of spirits of any kind, sugar, water, and bitters -- it is vulgarly called a bittered sling and is supposed to be an excellent electioneering potion, inasmuch as it renders the heart stout and bold, at the same time that it fuddles the head.
Cocktails were for "sissies and limp-wrist types" and "'hen-parties' given by well-to-do matrons and their debutante daughters" (1980: 339).
Cocktail music's blend of pianos, vibraphones, guitars, and sultry ballroom orchestras is fashioned precisely to allay the nightclub's potential bedlam of bristling egos, inebriated banter, and clinking crystal.
www.nyu.edu /classes/bkg/mckewan.htm   (7846 words)

  
 Cocktail Times.com | Bar Measurement
It is important that you understand the total amount of cocktail you are making before you measure ingredients.
Cocktail Times.com uses tsp measurements for small amount of liquid or powered ingredients such as sugar or other liquid ingredients.
Cocktail Times.com uses tbsp measurements for the same reasons for the use of teaspoon.
www.cocktailtimes.com /measurement/index.html   (243 words)

  
 Cocktail (film) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cocktail was a hit movie released by Touchstone Pictures in 1988.
Cocktail stars Tom Cruise as a talented bartender who finds love while work at a bar in Jamaica.
This starts off tougher than he expected but with some tricks of the trade from his boss Doug Coughlin (Bryan Brown), he soon becomes one of the most popular bartenders in town.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Cocktail_(film)   (449 words)

  
 Sidecar
While the true origins of many cocktails are lost to the raveges of time, and others suffer from too many contradictory origins, anything that can help you put more behind a cocktail then just its list of ingredients, can help you to add a sense of character to your drinks.
So he combined cognac, cointreau, and lemon juice to mix a cocktail whos focus was on the warming qualities of both the brandy, and the cointreau, while the lemon juice added enough of a tartness to make it appropriate as a pre-dinner cocktail.
The sort of cocktail you might grab off of a full tray that was making its way through the room and absent mindedly sip on it as you chatted politics with a small group of friends.
www.drinkboy.com /Cocktails/recipes/Sidecar.html   (899 words)

  
 King Cocktail Home Page
Often referred to as the “King of Cocktails”, DeGroff has created award-winning cocktail menus and has established himself as a leading authority and popular personality in the beverage world, appearing regularly in the press and on television throughout the US and Europe, and writing monthly columns for Theme Magazine, and Beverage Media.
Dale is also President and founder of The Museum of the American Cocktail™ a non-profit organization dedicated to providing education in mixology and preserving the rich history of the American Cocktail.
cocktail aficionados everywhere know the King of Cocktails provides a good story, a great cocktail, and a warm smile.
www.kingcocktail.com   (220 words)

  
 Cocktail 3.6 - VersionTracker
Notify me when Cocktail is updated on VersionTracker.
Cocktail is a general purpose utility for Mac OS X. The application simplifies the use of advanced UNIX functions, gives access to hidden Mac OS X settings and let you easily optimize your system.
It is a smooth, powerful and simple to use utility with all major features arranged in five basic categories and a Pilot that lets you clean, repair and optimize your system with one click of the button.
www.versiontracker.com /dyn/moreinfo/macosx/18282   (390 words)

  
 COCKTAIL: A Tool for Deriving Correct Programs
Cocktail is mainly practice-oriented to increase its usability for the intended users.
In Cocktail, automated and interactive theorem proving are combined as follows: Firstly, an extension, introduced in [Laa97], to the standard PTSs is used to faithfully model first order logic.
Cocktail is an experimental system for deriving correct programs, aimed at students.
www.win.tue.nl /~michaelf/cocktail.php   (682 words)

  
 Cocktail Candy -- Planet Sugar
Rim the glass of your favorite cocktail or smoothie with your favorite sugar flavor.
The sugars are packaged in stylish, round, metal tins which can be used as a serving tray to rim the cocktail glass.
Each tin has enough sugar for approximately 50-60 average cocktail glasses, so be sure to order all your favorite flavors for your next party or gathering.
www.cocktailcandy.com /ccandy/ccandy.html   (88 words)

  
 Questions & Answers: Cocktail
The problem is that the word cocktail suddenly appears in print in 1806, with no trail of earlier forms that would enable us to determine its provenance.
One intriguing point about the cocktail is that the first reference to it says that it is “a stimulating liquor, composed of spirits of any kind, sugar, water, and bitters”;.
All these suggest that the original cocktail was a specific drink, not a generic name for a type of drink.
www.worldwidewords.org /qa/qa-coc3.htm   (797 words)

  
 Cocktail 3.7.2 - MacUpdate
It is a smooth, powerful and simple to use utility with all major features arranged in five basic categories and a "Pilot" that lets you maintain your system with one click of the button.
RUMINEO I really used to love Cocktail and counted on it to keep everything clean and tidy - and I was a paying customer, including upgrades.
JAKOB WELLS Cocktail was a wonderful app, until recently; when opening it asks for my administrator password, but it won't accept it.
www.macupdate.com /info.php/id/10909   (310 words)

  
 Welcome to Cocktail.com
The Smirnoff Cocktail Consultant is expected to spend his or her time researching cocktail culture across the country and providing twice yearly Smirnoff Cocktail Trend Reports with an emphasis on vodka based beverages.
They are made primarily with sweetened lemon or lime juice and a variety of liquors and may be filled with plain or soda water.
These overgrown cocktails are made of liquor, grenadine (or other cordial), and lemon or lime juice.
www.cocktail.com   (303 words)

  
 Cocktail - Download
When unregistered, Cocktail runs in demo mode and will expire after the tenth launch.
To install Cocktail, double click the downloaded.dmg file to mount it as a virtual disk on your desktop.
Cocktail 3.7.2 (Tiger Edition) requires Mac OS X or Mac OS X Server 10.4 (or later) and is tested for compatibility with Mac OS X and Mac OS X Server 10.4.7.
www.maintain.se /cocktail/download.html   (244 words)

  
 Cocktail Hour's Creative Entertainment
Cocktail Hour wants to introduce you to one of our newest lines Global Views, a decorative home accessory line of ceramics, glass, wood and metals.
Don't think for one minute that a Cocktail Hour class has you sitting in a cold classroom, snoozing as Carl lectures on the chemical composition of Vodka.
Cocktail Hour classes are much like a party.
www.cocktail-hour.com /oct2004nl.html   (644 words)

  
 cocktail
This proved rather difficult, for Sax insisted that it ought to be a mysterious shade of green, but, short of dyestuffs, there is not much which will impart such a color to rum.
Years later, in the first of his Pipe Dreams, he attributed his introduction to Myers rum to a Chinese friend.
N.P. The Fu Manchu Cocktail is also included in The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks by David A. Embury, in the 'new revised edition' of 1958.
www.njedge.net /~knapp/cocktail.htm   (312 words)

  
 Martini Cocktail recipe   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Gibson, made with the addition of a cocktail onion, and Hemingway's Montgomery both create a refined taste, yet still borrow from the Martini.
The most popular belief construes the Martini as a take off the Martinez, whose history (notably independent of the californian town) is equally as obscure.
Robert Hess, author of the cocktail website Drinkboy.com recalls "In many cases, any drink that might previously have been called a "Cocktail", was now a type of Martini."
www.drinksmixer.com /drink5058.html   (1164 words)

  
 Cocktail on Centerstage Chicago - Cocktail : 3359 N. Halsted St., Chicago, (773) 477-1420, Bar, Dance Floor, DJs,Gay - ...
The front section is seating slap-happy; enjoy a drink and some talk with just a hint of the techno groovin' that's going down a few feet away.
Should you feel like the beat just isn't going to make it tonight without you, the back room is where you want to be, filled with music seven days a week (and don't worry, cocktails available there, too).
The crowd is pretty diverse (locals and Chicagoans who know Boystown knows dance music like no other neighborhood) and the interior steps up a bit more class than most dance joints (more Sinatra than shiny shirts).
centerstage.net /bars/cocktail.html   (258 words)

  
 eBay - VHS: Cocktail (UPC: 012257606034)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He was subsequently called to give a sworn statement (in June of 1994) in a sexual-harassment case against two of the chain's managers.
Cocktail (1995, VHS) Tom Cruise and Elisabeth Shue
Cocktail - Tom Cruise / Bryan Brown - Brand New VHS
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 Lord and lady Cocktail : UK > Drink Recipes > Lord and lady (cocktail recipe).
Pour the rum and Tia Maria into an old-fashioned glass almost filled with ice cubes.
No one has commented on the Lord and lady cocktail yet...
Ideal for home bar enthusiasts and cocktail connoisseurs alike.
www.cocktail.uk.com /db/viewCocktail.asp?ID=1713&pf=1   (96 words)

  
 Cocktail - Free Software Downloads and Software Reviews - Download.com
Cocktail 3.4.9 has been updated to Cocktail Jaguar Edition 3.5.
In a moment, you will be redirected to the latest version of Cocktail.
Please click here for Cocktail Jaguar Edition 3.5 if your browser does not automatically redirect you.
www.download.com /Cocktail/3000-2274_4-10347831.html   (70 words)

  
 Cocktail Hour's Creative Entertainment
Cocktail Hour will celebrate Mexico's impendence with a special cocktail and appetizer class on Thursday, May 5 from 6:30 - 8:30 PM.
Because of your wonderful turnout, Riedel and LaFayette Selections want to be part of our next cocktail party, which we plan to have each quarter.
These parties are to introduce you to new wines, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and products to help you entertain with style.
www.cocktail-hour.com /May2005NL.htm   (709 words)

  
 Cocktail - Dashboard - Food
Meet Cocktail, the first widget to provide a real answer to real problems, all in a stylish, swanky interface.
Any questions, complaints or claims regarding the applications must be directed to the appropriate software vendor.
Visit the Apple Store online or at retail locations.
www.apple.com /downloads/dashboard/food/cocktail.html   (109 words)

  
 GSI Outdoor Cocktail Shaker
Be the backcountry bartender with GSI's Lexan Cocktail Shaker.
Virtually breakproof and lightweight it's ideal for making cocktails at home or at your camp site.
It's great for backpacking too, provided to have access to ice when you're on the trail.
www.backcountry.com /store/GSI0021/GSI-Outdoor-Cocktail-Shaker.html   (102 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Cocktail: Video: Roger Donaldson,Tom Cruise,Bryan Brown,Elisabeth Shue,Lisa Banes,Laurence Luckinbill,Kelly ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
COCKTAIL is One of Tom Cruise's greatest 80s movies,,I have this Movie on LASER DISC And On DVD as well,'tis A Must See for Cruise's FANS :)
Cocktail delivers the goods not only do you have the irresistible Tom Cruise,but its a fun movie.....
Tom plays a young man from New York trying to start a new life and ends up one of the hottest bartenders in the club scene....
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/6301276930?v=glance   (1334 words)

  
 Cocktail in Chicago, IL - AOL City Guide
This neighborhood watering hole caters to a trendy gay crowd looking for action on the notorious Boys' Town strip.
Cocktail offers all the elements for a great night out: moderately priced drinks, a lively crowd, catchy music bouncing off the walls, and a warm, inviting atmosphere.
If this information is inaccurate or the business has closed, let us know.
cityguide.aol.com /chicago/bars/cocktail/v-108623097   (401 words)

  
 Cocktail
Adventures in Babysitting, 1987, was another hit for Shue where she portrayed an all-American teenager.
Her role in Cocktail gave the actress the opportunity to play opposite Cruise in a more adult role.
But it was not until her surprising depiction of prostitute Sera in Leaving Las Vegas, 1995, that Shue hit her dramatic stride.
www.tnt.tv /title/0,,25084-2541,00.html   (183 words)

  
 Go-Quiz.com Quizzes, Questionaires and Personality Tests for Blogs and Online Journals
This test aims to determine, from your name alone, the most dominant personality traits and give you a fun little recipe for your own personality cocktail.
Perhaps you and your friends can have a little Personality cocktail party and compare results!
We hope the concuctions this test generates don't leave a bad taste in your mouth.
www.go-quiz.com /cocktail/cocktail.php   (206 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos tagged with cocktail
With Premium Blend's wine-based cocktail mixers and accessories, you can offer your customers...
Find Bargains on Cocktail at thousands of trusted online stores.
You can assign as many tags as you wish to each photo.
www.flickr.com /photos/tags/cocktail   (144 words)

  
 Sounddogs.com : Cocktail
COCKTAIL PARTY - INT - Footsteps, shuffling feet, heels, dress shoes; no speaking
COCKTAIL - COCKTAIL SHAKER: CREATE A MIXED DRINK IN COCKTAIL SHAKER, BAR
COCKTAIL - COCKTAIL SHAKER: SHAKE DRINK WITH ICE IN COCKTAIL SHAKER, BAR
www.sounddogs.com /searchresults.asp?Keyword=Cocktail   (109 words)

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