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Diet Mixers Will Make You More Intoxicated Than Using Regular Soft Drinks
2013-02-06 15:05:08

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to cocktails and other mixed drinks, a new study has found that using diet soft drinks as mixers can be making people more drunk than using regular sugary beverages. In one of the first-of-its-kind studies, researchers tested the effects that mixing sweet and non-sweetened soft drinks with alcohol has on breath-alcohol concentration (BrAC). The study suggests that women are most at risk of getting more drunk (by as...

2010-08-24 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The movement toward high quality, all natural food and drink continues to gain momentum and Americans need a cocktail that fits in with their healthy lifestyle. Rock Sake is a line of ultra-premium, domestically produced sake that is a delicious and nutritious alternative to traditional white spirits. Per ounce, Rock Sake is half the calories of vodka, rum and other white spirits and is gluten and sulfite free. Each day, Americans count calories, fat...

2008-07-06 18:00:23

By Allyson Bond, High Point Enterprise, N.C. Jul. 6--ARCHDALE -- Though liquor-by-the-drink sales in Archdale passed by a considerable margin in May, some businesses in the city have been slow to apply for the permit allowing such sales. When the measure passed almost two months ago, businesses could have sought temporary permits to sell liquor-by-the-drink less than two weeks following the vote. However, only one restaurant so far has applied for an alcohol permit. The new...

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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.