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• Make your own amaretto with some vodka, sugar, and almond extract (above). [Soup Addict]
• Have you ever had these adorable, green gooseberries? They look amazing (especially as a juice). [Hot From My Oven]
• Skinnygirl's Bethenny Frankel is now releasing three California wines. [Wine Spectator]
• Here are some perfectly good reasons to have a pot of tea, including that time when you have to "diffuse awkward situations." [HelloGiggles]
• Here's what to expect after next week's boozy Mardi Gras. [Buzzfeed]
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