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Spice Up Your Life With The Perfect Ginger Mixer

Tried and tested ginger beers and ales for your weekend cocktails

Ginger beer goes with pretty much anything! (Photo credit: Getty Images)

I was raised to love ginger. It’s part of my Caribbean cultural upbringing, my mom would have it no other way. In Trinidad around the holidays — before arthritis made it more challenging than she could bear — my mom…




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