Monthly Archives June 2016

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II Wows In Green At 90th Birthday Parade

Queen Elizabeth II marked her official 90th birthday  by taking the salute at a special military parade in London where her vivid green outfit caused a sensation.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II and Britain's Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (R) arrive in a horse-drawn carriage at Horse Guards Parade for the Queen's Birthday Parade, 'Trooping the Colour', in London on June 11, 2016. PHOTO: AFP

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II and Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (R) arrive in a horse-drawn carriage at Horse Guards Parade for the Queen’s Birthday Parade, ‘Trooping the Colour’, in London on June 11, 2016. PHOTO: AFP

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II Wows In Green At 90th Birthday Parade

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II arrives in a horse-drawn carriage at Horse Guards Parade for the Queen’s Birthday Parade, ‘Trooping the Colour’. (AFP Photo)

Queen Elizabeth II marked her official 90th birthday  by taking the salute at a special military parade in London where her vivid green outfit caused a sensation.

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Six of the world’s most interesting liquor bottles

In an increasingly competitive liquor market, it isn’t enough to merely produce a good spirit. You’ve also got to make sure it is ‘visible’ to customers in bars, at airport duty-free outlets and at the local liquor store. And these six bottles featured here are sure to be noticed. 

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Highland Park 50 Year-Old Single Malt Whisky: This surely has to be among the coolest bottles ever designed to hold whisky. And, the spirit it holds is worthy of such a design. Each bottle is hand-crafted by famed Scottosh jewellery designer Maeve Gillies, and is influenced “by the sea, wild weather and the passage of time.” (Text: Team Express Foodie) 

Kalashnikov Vodka: This one’s quite a riot. It’s plain vodka, Russian, we suppose, and the ‘bottle’ comes with a fancy case. Kalashnikov Ak -47 Vodka had a limited production run, but chances are, if you really want one, you could find it on the Internet. Obviously, if you are going to travel with it, you’ll have a problem at the security checkpoints. (Text: Team Express Foodie)

Kalashnikov Vodka: This one’s quite a riot...

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