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A House of Flurfel Cocktail:

August 17, 2012

One part youngberry juice…

One part Dryck Fladder…

Which is, of course, Elderflower juice, available at the Ikea cafeteria…

Add gin.

Et voila. The Midlife Crises.

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12 Comments leave one →
  1. August 17, 2012 11:40 pm

    Sounds yummy!

    I came up with a not-dissimilar drink recently that combined lavender soda, Botanist gin, and a splash of St-Germain Elderflower liqueur. Delish! 🙂

    • August 17, 2012 11:45 pm

      What do you call it? An English Garden? Aromatherapy? Also, there’s an Elderflower liqueur? Is it hard to find?

      • August 18, 2012 11:57 pm

        Oh, dear. Hadn’t actually considered a name for it. ‘English Garden’ sounds good – altho’, given the specific gin involved, ‘Islay Garden’ might work better.

        As for availability of the St-Germain, you should be able to type in your postal code at , which is supposed to show stores that have ordered the product over the past three months. The system is less-than-perfect, so I’d suggest calling to confirm before making a trip.

      • June 11, 2013 2:18 pm

        I just noticed now that the URL I’d typed in seems to have vanished. It was: .

      • June 11, 2013 2:19 pm

        Let’s try that one more time, this time sans angle brackets: http://www.liquorconnect.com/Products/Pages/3210-00874107.aspx.

  2. August 17, 2012 11:55 pm

    That’s my kind of crisis 😉

  3. August 18, 2012 2:21 am

    More importantly, happy birthday. I hope your forties will bring all kinds of goodness.

  4. August 19, 2012 4:16 pm

    I knew Ikea was good for more than just small storage solutions. Happy Birthday!

    • September 9, 2012 9:50 pm

      Perhaps I should rethink my tags… I’m so not 40. Waaaay not 40. Well, almost 40.

      • September 10, 2012 8:38 pm

        Oh, I’m so sorry about that – very embarrassed, actually. I’m just gonna back out quietly now and see if my baby’s ready to go pick up his brother in the snow.

  5. January 25, 2013 6:08 pm

    Crisis averted! Thanks for the idea, can’t wait to have it!

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