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Appetite for Murder:
A Mystery Lover's Cookbook
by Kathy Borich

A tantalizing slant on cooking and crime. Relive your favorite classic detective stories and then whip up the food that caught the culprit.

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An Illustrated Introduction to Classical Horsemanship: Concepts and Skills from A to Z
by Gary Borich

A comprehensive resource in a succinct alphabetical format that brings the beginning rider through every aspect of learning to train and ride for show and trail.

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Classic & Crime

Often been surprised by a movie after what a film critic said about it? Ever felt cheated out of big bucks on the recommendations of a punk 24-year-old? Or really loved the ones they panned? Well, you no longer need to feel out of step with the current movie review band. Different Drummer is for you. Read more about our take on the film world. And get ready to relive your favorite movies with the recipes that follow each review.


Kingsman: The Secret Service: Eggsy’s Martini Recipe

If the recent James Bond flicks have gotten too serious for you, not to mention, darkened, diminished, and deconstructed, then here is an antidote. But beware; the antidote is deadly in its own way, too.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel: Mendl’s Courtesan au Chocolat Pastry Recipe

As sweet, light, and indulgent as its signature pastry, this quirky film dances into our spring just when we need some relief from the unrelenting dank weather, cinematic and otherwise.

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The Lincoln Lawyer: The LA Cocktail

Take one part Rooster Cogburn grit, add a dash of the Han Solo buccaneer, and shake with a smidgeon of James Bond savoir-faire. It adds up to a wonderful Matthew McConaughey martini. Most of it’s the hard liquor of bad boy charm with just a sly hint of Vermouth’s idealism.

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Star Trek: Vulcan Blood Cocktail

A special tribute to our favorite Vulcan, Mr. Spock. Be sure to salt Leonard Nimoy with our Vulcan Blood Cocktail.

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Shining Through: German Kompot Drink

Wedged in between his Fatal Attraction (1987) and Basic Instinct (1992) sexcapades, this 1992 little sleeper of a film starring Michael Douglas is nothing of the sort. He’s basically a stand up guy here, a lawyer so humorless his colleagues nickname him the pallbearer.

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