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Our liquid countdown to The Oscars ends today with this cocktail in honor of Best Picture Nominee Argo. It's a Bubbly Maple Leaf and has sparkling wine, scotch, maple syrup and lime juice. By www.cookthestory.com

Celebrate Tonight With A Champagne Cocktail: The Bubbly Maple Leaf

Our liquid countdown to The Oscars ends today with this cocktail in honor of Best Picture Nominee Argo. It's a Bubbly Maple Leaf and has sparkling wine, scotch, maple syrup and lime juice. By www.cookthestory.com

The Oscars are tonight! The last drink in my liquid countdown to The Oscars is a Champagne Cocktail: The Bubbly Maple Leaf Cocktail, in honor of the film Argo. Let’s celebrate all the great films tonight.

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A Mint Canary for Nominee Zero Dark Thirty

A cocktail made of rum, lemon and mint tea in honor of The Oscars Best Picture Nominee Zero Dark Thirty, recipe by www.cookthestory.com

As part of my liquid countdown to The Oscars today I’m bringing you a cocktail in honor of Zero Dark Thirty. It’s yellow for The Canaries but soothed with mint tea. A bit of rum sets it in the right time and place.

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Beer For Best Picture Nominee Silver Linings

An easy drink for your Oscar Party: Beer in honor of Silver Linings Playbook. Get all the Best Picture Nominee drinks here from www.cookthestory.com

Planning an Oscar Party? Look no further! I’ve paired a different drink with each Oscars Best Picture Nominee. For Silver Linings Playbook it’s easy: Beer! Findout why and get all the other Best Picture Drinks here.

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A Refreshing Cocktail For The Life Of Pi

A refreshing cocktail of grapefruit juice and IPA in honor of The Oscars Best Picture Nominee The Life of Pi, recipe by www.cookthestory.com

This is a refreshing cocktail called A Salty Tiger in honor of The Oscars Best Picture Nominee The Life of Pi: It’s made of grapefruit juice and IPA in a glass with a salted rim.

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Drink With Me To Best Picture Nominee Les Mis

Best Picture Nominee Drink Pairings: For Les Misérables, it can only be red wine. Nothing else will do. By www.cookthestory.com

Stories resonate differently with you at different stages in life. Today I ponder my reaction to Les Misérables as I share another Best Picture Nominee drink pairing. I’ll end the suspense. For Les Mis it’s red wine. How could it be anything else?

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Drink to Best Picture Nominee Beasts of the S. Wild

Home Sweet Home, an easy cocktail with Butterscotch schnapps, Irish Cream, Cinnamon and Cloves in honor of The Oscars Best Picture nominee Beasts of the Southern Wild, recipe by www.cookthestory.com

In honor of Best Picture Nominee Beasts of the Southern Wild this easy cocktail, perfect for any Oscars Party, may look a bit dirty but tastes like home with butterscotch, cinnamon and cloves.

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A Kir Recipe for Best Picture Nominee Amour

A Kir Recipe in honor of Best Picture Nominee for The Oscars, Amour

For my liquid countdown to The Oscars today I’m sharing a Kir recipe for The Oscars Best Picture Nominee Amour. It’s a delicious wine cocktail that’s often overlooked in favor of its fancier sisters the Kir Pétillant and the Kir Royale.

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Bourbon & Sweet Tea w/ Blood Orange for Django

A Bourbon and Sweet Tea Recipe with Blood Orange Juice for Django Unchained, an Oscars Best Picture Nominee. Recipe by www.cookthestory.com

This Bourbon and Sweet Tea Recipe with Blood Orange Juice is in honor of The Oscars Best Picture Nominee Django Unchained. It’s an easy cocktail recipe to make for your Oscars Party or for sipping on on any warm day.

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Best Picture Nominee Drink #1: Lincoln

For a countdown to The Oscars, this is a drink in honor of Best Picture Nominee Lincoln. It's a riff on the cocktail Old Fashioned that uses apple brandy (Calvados) instead of whiskey. Recipe by www.cookthestory.com

The countdown to The Oscars has begun. I’m bringing you a different drink inspired by a Best Picture Nominee every day until then. Today I honor Lincoln with an Old Fashioned with Apple.

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Best Picture Nominee Drinks: A Countdown

Best Picture Nominee Inspired Drinks 2013 by www.cookthestory.com wtih a Macy's gift card giveaway

Today I’m announcing my Countdown to The Oscars where I will be bringing you a different Best Picture Nominee inspired drink each day. Along with it there’s a giveaway for a $50 Macy’s gift card.

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