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arrack

(âr`ək), strong spirits distilled chiefly in Asia from fermented fruits, grains, or sugarcane. In the 19th cent., Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) became quite noted for palm toddy arrack and in modern times, Indonesia makes the best arrack. Other names for arrack are rack, raki, and arak.
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The menu at X includes the Petit Bouquet cocktail, made with batavia arrack, rum, turmeric, star fruit, kalamansi and lemon juice.
The potent mix of coconut arrack and beer allows no room for doubt.
Also known as the Nagarathar or the Nattukottai Chettiar Families or Chetty, in less than a century between the 1850s and 1940s, this community largely controlled banking/lending and cattle/sheep-herding, as well as trade in timber, salt, diamonds, arrack, and pearls.
Consumption of more than 230 ml (1/4 bottle of arrack) for a period of time, undoubtedly leads to cirrhosis.
S after he has his breakfast and coconut arrack. So many things we can make from coconut trees--oil, food, rope, and this whiskey.
A Batangas heritage is the making of lambanog (Philippine arrack).
Combanaire took a walk around the town and came across a group of "Dayaks who came to sell gutta percha" to Chinese shopkeepers who were liberally distributing rice brandy, arrack to them.
Tenders are invited for Repairing of Street Compound Light and Cables in Pitampura Police Line Delhi in connection with Maintanance of electrical installation Fans including Repair & Maintenance of PSet Compound Lights in Pitampura Police Line with Type I II III IV Quarters and arrack under AEE M3522 Delhi.
Drink: Tamarind Sour with Batavia Arrack, Pimm's, tamarind; Micronesian Mule with vodka, peppercorn, ginger.
Antony went ahead with the bold step of banning arrack; in 2004, Chandy also took steps to see that the number of toddy shops is cut down.
Fact: The Pentagon reports that of the 26,000 cases of unwanted sexual contact, 53 percent involved arrack on men, mostly by other men.