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Thanksgiving Etiquette Question, Can I ask For The Bottle Back?

We have been invited by friends of friends, to a fun, non traditional, Thanksgiving dinner. I was asked to bring Red Wine, which I am. I am also bringing my homemade Prickly Pear/Jalapeno Lemonade and a bottle of tequila to mix with it should anyone desire. The tequila is an expensive brand in a really cool bottle. I would not spend this much on tequila normally, and I would love to make something out of the bottle when its finished. Can I take the bottle back with me when I leave, or can I ask for the empty bottle to be saved for for me when its finally been finished, or is that just a total manners fail? I am pretty much a recluse normally, and have zero experience with dinner parties. Please help me behave like a civilized guest (even if I'm only faking it for the night).
posted by WalkerWestridge on Nov 23, 2016 - 48 answers

Is tequila an upper?

I am in an argument with my friend who claims tequila is somehow a stimulant or upper. I think this is ludicrous and all alcohol is a depressant. I am trying to prove her wrong via the internets but all the sources I can find are completely unsubstantiated crap. Is there any reputable source that will settle this preposterous argument?
posted by nathancaswell on Sep 28, 2013 - 18 answers

Procuring a very specific tequila

How can I get at least two bottles (and as much as a case) of Teoctli agave distillation—tequila— here in Los Angeles? [more inside]
posted by carsonb on Aug 5, 2013 - 10 answers

GERD/Tequila/Hiccups, Any scientific knowledge of the connection?

Does anyone have knowledge of the connection between acid reflux (GERD), belching, hiccups and heavy alcohol consumption? I would like scientific/medical theories as to what is happening and why. (further explanation included) (Dr appointment made) [more inside]
posted by StUdIoGeEk on Oct 16, 2012 - 13 answers

Micro-distilled goodness in PA?

What great small batch, artisinal liqours are available in Pennsylvania? [more inside]
posted by youarenothere on Feb 26, 2011 - 14 answers

Tequila Mockingbird

What do I do with all this tequila? [more inside]
posted by mkb on Sep 28, 2010 - 23 answers

Agave is my enemy

When I eat or drink more than a bite's worth of anything with agave or agave syrup in it, including tequila, I get confused, irritable, and light headed. I see spots and get tunnel vision and I often get a buzzing noise in my head. I feel like I'm on the short road to passing out. When it's over I'm headache-y and exhausted. WTH? [more inside]
posted by small_ruminant on Mar 22, 2010 - 24 answers

One tequila, two tequila...

I'm looking for your favorite tequila cocktails! [more inside]
posted by rinosaur on Jan 27, 2009 - 13 answers

Premium tequila advice?

Recommend a premium tequila for margarita lover? [more inside]
posted by muxnaw on Dec 9, 2008 - 25 answers

What are the best liquors for the money?

What is your favorite price point liquor of a given style and why? [more inside]
posted by Telf on Nov 3, 2008 - 74 answers

Tequila as cold remedy?

My girlfriend has a cold. Multiple people today have told her to take a shot of tequila before bed as a remedy. [more inside]
posted by buriednexttoyou on Oct 22, 2008 - 24 answers

What are your favorite tequila books?

I'm a whisk(e)y drinker stepping into the world of tequila, and I need some good reading. [more inside]
posted by amb on Mar 14, 2008 - 2 answers

What tequila should I buy in Mexico?

What tequila should I buy in Mexico? [more inside]
posted by markblasco on Jan 25, 2008 - 17 answers

Feliz Año Nuevo en DC

We're throwing a Mexican-themed New Year's Eve party. Where's the best place to buy the booze, food and decorations in Washington DC? [more inside]
posted by TrashyRambo on Dec 27, 2007 - 10 answers

Agave flavor in tequila

Help me find a tequila I'll enjoy more. [more inside]
posted by ikkyu2 on Oct 23, 2007 - 33 answers

Comedy Skit About Tequila

Some time ago a colleague (now left the firm) sent me an mp3 file of a comedy skit about drinking different types of alcohol from the point of view of the "stomach" of the person drinking. It ended with the person drinking "tequila" and the voice over had some very funny Mexican-type dialogs. My Googling skills have failed me. Can someone recall this comedy skit and where I might find it? Cheers :-)
posted by vac2003 on Sep 28, 2007 - 6 answers

I'm hardly drunk and all my friends are puking their guts up. Help?

Other than weight and the proof of the alcohol, what factors influence the level of intoxication resulting from a given dose of alcohol? [more inside]
posted by wierdo on Jul 14, 2007 - 20 answers

Help me figure out what I drank and where to get more!

ObscureBoozeFilter: I was in SF with some friends and we did shots of (what I think) was called Stella. Now I can't find it... [more inside]
posted by ThFullEffect on Apr 14, 2007 - 7 answers

Not Chiquita Banana Man.

I'm going to be the Chiquita Banana Lady for Halloween. Can you think of a spicy Latin costume for my boyfriend? [more inside]
posted by changeling on Oct 10, 2006 - 38 answers

I wanna sell booze.

I'm curious what it would take to make and sell a bottle of booze commercially. A new tequila or vodka for instance. What would it take to have my own bottle for sale in Albertson's (etc...) nationwide. I know Sammy Hagar wanted his own tequila and now has it, and I know some guy started Skyy vodka. Now, Sammy is clearly a $$$$$-onaire, and for all I know, so was the Skyy guy before he started. Does it take a million bucks? Or can I start small for $10,000? What kind of barriers to entry are there? Legality issues? Initial production? Production scalability? Any info would be appreciated.
posted by gummo on Jul 5, 2006 - 17 answers

Help me figure out what movie I'm thinking of.

Help me figure out what movie I'm thinking of. [more inside]
posted by miniape on Jun 28, 2006 - 13 answers

Straight up. No lime.

As a burgeoning tequila snob, I have two questions: 1) What are your favorite tequilas (especially, let's say, moderately priced ones) and why? Second question inside. [more inside]
posted by StopMakingSense on Apr 21, 2005 - 22 answers

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