Katy Fentress

Observing, Understanding, Exploring, Eating, Drinking

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Tale of Bloody Mary

It is not hyperbole to say that I have spent the better part of the last decade searching for the perfect Bloody Mary. My quest has taken me across continents: from airplanes, to dive bars, to the plushest of hotels and, of course, my own kitchen. More often than not, the Bloody Marys that have given me the most happiness are the ones I painstakingly knocked up my self. I […]

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Made in Nairobi

d͡ʒuː æ khwæ lɪ tɪj
proper noun
A superbly crafted artisanal product
synonyms: artisanal, handcrafted, skilled, non-industrial, unique, boutique
antonyms: industrial, production line, conveyer belt, photocopy, plagiarised
Example: “He makes amazing juakwality furniture”
“Her juakwality earring line is quite frankly inimitable”

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