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Mojito Making at Sandinista

Mojitos will always remind me of my first holiday with the other half and the fact that we had to wait until we got to Havana (a good week into our holiday) before we had a chance to sample them.

Tonight we only had to put up with a hair-raising journey into leeds in the back seat of the taxi driver from hell. Seriously red lights meant nothing to this guy.

Anyway, we made it to Sandinista and were in dire need of a drink. The other half went for a Quilmers- his favourite, whereas I went for one a Manzana con Especias one of the cocktails on special promotion for Leeds Loves Cocktails.

Manzana con Especias

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Call Lane Social and the night of the Amputated Zombie

Now, I know that the title doesn’t seem very ‘food related’ but it is, promise.

Last week I attended a cocktail masterclass hosted by Culture Vulture and Call Lane Social. The bar is situated on Call Lane, (surprisingly) and is the third bar venture for Phil and Mel Harrison who, also own Verve and the Reform.

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