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  • Deidre drank more of the brandy, until it stopped burning her throat, and the world grew a little less sharp around the edges.

  • One whole wall was lined with homemade brandy.

  • She sat as far from the opening as she could, brandy clenched in shaking hands.

  • He reached in and snatched the brandy.

  • "Which is located near my apartment building," Deidre said, needing the brandy again already.

  • The coffee was half-filled with brandy.

  • The ocean breeze brought the familiar scent of brandy.

  • Gabe tossed the brandy over the side of the fortress wall and caught her as she tried to escape.

  • She understood why Daniela kept feeding her brandy the night before.

  • "I could really use some brandy right now," Deidre propped her forehead on her hand.

  • It's closer to brandy.

  • As if on cue, the flushed cook returned for her plate, and Daniela ordered the brandy and two glasses.

  • As if sensing her distress, Daniela poured her another two shots of brandy.

  • She drank more brandy, a familiar sense of panic deep in her chest.

  • A hand took her brandy and flung it and the glass over the wall.

  • Commerce is carried on in wine, brandy and building-stone.

  • The Charente region, the grapes of which furnish brandy, as do those of Armagnac (department of Gers).

  • Brandy and other spirits 2,402 1,931 1,678

  • Give ether and brandy subcutaneously and apply hot water-bottles and blankets if there are signs of collapse.

  • Besides manufactures of brandy, flour, oil, soap, linen and cloth, it has an active trade in wheat, wine and fruit, especially melons.

  • There is a thriving trade in wine, fruit, wheat, cattle, brandy, chalk and soap.

  • The principal manufactures are woollen, linen, cotton, cast-iron goods, beet-sugar, leather and brandy.

  • Brandy distilling is, after agriculture, the chief local industry.

  • Other articles of export are wine, brandy, hides and tobacco.

  • In the season of 1904-1905, which may be taken as typical, 179 estates, with a planted area of 431,056 acres, produced 11,576,137 tons of cane, and yielded - in addition to alcohol, brandy and molasses-1,089,814 tons of sugar.

  • Among the larger private establishments there existed in the same year seven breweries, one brandy distillery, two jam, two soap and candle factories, two building and furniture works, a factory for spinning thread, one iron and steel works, one paper and one ammonia and soda factory, and one mineral-oil refinery.

  • Building materials, brandy and coal are among the imports.

  • Chinon has trade in wheat, brandy, red wine and plums. Basket and rope manufacture, tanning and cooperage are among its industries.

  • Brandy is produced in large quantities.

  • On the slope of its hills grow the grapes from which the famous Armagnac brandy is made.

  • His Admoni- 'ion to the Drinkers of Gin, Brandy, &c., published anonymously in 1734, has been several times reprinted.

  • and is also fermented with hops, corn-meal or wheat-bran into a sort of beer or made into brandy.

  • Dijon is well known for its mustard, and for the black currant liqueur called cassis de Dijon; its industries include the manufacture of machinery, automobiles, bicycles, soap, biscuits, brandy, leather, boots and shoes, candles and hosiery.

  • brandy) produces very valuable reflex effects, the heart beating more rapidly and forcibly, and the blood-pressure rising.

  • The manufactures include agricultural implements, leather, vinegar and plaited sandals, and there is a trade in brandy, wine, cattle, poultry and wool; there are quarries of building-stone in the neighbourhood.

  • As to the products of other industries closely related to agriculture that of beer and brandy varied, and was at times extraordinarily large.

  • Its trade is in the wines of Alsace, brandy and cereals.

  • On the 9th of June the cavalry combat of Brandy Station made it clear to the Federal staff that Lee was about to use the Valley once more to screen an invasion of Maryland.

  • The district about Parras, in southern Coahuila, produces grapes, which are principally used in the manufacture of wine and brandy.

  • It has a small river-port, and carries on trade in wine, brandy, grain, fruit and timber.

  • Maize, beans and bananas, varied occasionally with dried meat and fresh pork, form their staple diet; drunkenness is common on pay-days and festivals, when large quantities of a fiery brandy called chicha are consumed.

  • In addition to the breweries, rum and brandy distilleries, sugar mills and tobacco factories, which are sometimes worked as adjuncts to the plantations, there are many purely urban industries, such as the manufacture of woollen and cotton goods on a large scale, and manufactures of building material and furniture; but these industries are far less important than agriculture.

  • These people showed, to their own ruin, a reckless liking for the brandy of the white man.

  • Laval insisted that the traders should not supply brandy to the natives.

  • Brandy distilleries are numerous, and there is some trade in wood; but no local industry can rival agriculture and stock-breeding, which furnish the bulk of the exports.

  • Wax is bleached to a considerable extent, and there are numerous tobacco factories, tanneries, breweries, vinegar works and brandy distilleries.

  • Cloth, linen, paper, flour and brandy are manufactured, and there are iron foundries and saw-mills.

  • Tanning and wagon-building are among the industries, but the surrounding country is one of the largest wine and brandy producing districts in the province.

  • It has an important trade with Constantinople in butter and cheese, and also exports wine, brandy, cereals and tobacco.

  • Other branches of industry include carpet-weaving at Deventer, the distillation of brandy, gin and liqueurs at Schiedam, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, and beer-brewing in most of the principal towns; shoe-making and leather-tanning in the Langstraat district of North Brabant; paper-making at Apeldoorn, on the Zaan, and in Limburg; the manufacture of earthenware and faience at Maastricht, the Hague and Delft, as well as at Utrecht, Purmerend and Makkum; clay pipes and stearine candles at Gouda; margarine at Osch; chocolate at Weesp and on the Zaan; mat-plaiting and broom-making at Genemuiden and Blokzyl; diamondcutting and the manufacture of quinine at Amsterdam; and the making of cigars and snuff at Eindhoven, Amsterdam, Utrecht, Kampen, &c. Shipbuilding is of no small importance in Holland, not only in the greater, but also in the smaller towns along the rivers and canals.

  • On the other hand, he approves of a protective tax on German linen in favour of home manufactures, and of a tax on brandy as encouraging the sale of rum and so supporting our southern colonies.

  • It Financial reform, depended chiefly on the taxes on salt, tobacco, brandy, beet~ and sugar.

  • At the beginning of the autumn session a union of 204 members of the Reichstag was formed for the discussion of econolnic questions, and they accepted Bismarcks reforms. In December he was therefore able to issue a memorandum explaining his policy; it included a moderate duty, about 5%, on all imported goods, with the exception of raw material required for German manufactures (this was a return to the old Prussian principle); high finance duties on tobacco, beer, brandy and petroleum; and protective duties on iron, corn, cattle, wood, wine and sugar.

  • Few of the proposals were carried in their entirety, many were completely lost; the tobacco monopoly and the brandy monopoly were contemptuously rejected by enormous majorities; even an increase of the tax on tobacco was refused; the first proposals for a subsidy to the Norddeutsche Lloyd were rejected.

  • In the western country numerous posts were founded, wherein fur-trader and missionary were often at variance, the trader finding brandy his best medium of exchange, while the missionary tried in vain to stay its ravages among his flock.

  • Brandy, cigars and dyestuffs are among the manufactures of the place.

  • This was done during the year 1877, and in the new treaty, while raw material was still imported free of duty, a low duty was placed on textile goods as well as on corn, and the excise on sugar and brandy was raised.

  • posals for the renewal of the Bank charter, the reform of the currency, the renewal of the Customs Union, and the new taxes on beer and brandy, which were laid before parliament both at Vienna and Pest, were not carried in either country; this time, therefore, the existing arrangements had to be prolonged provisionally by imperial and royal warrant both in Austria and Hungary.

  • 10th July, the new duties on beer, brandy and sugar; then on 23rd September the Bank charter, &c. November the QuotaDeputations at last agreed that Hungary should henceforward pay 334 ?, a very small increase, and this was also in Austria proclaimed in the same way.

  • When the crews of the whale-boats were conveying stores, the forwarding officers tried to keep brandy and such like medical comforts from the European crews, coffee and tea from Canadian voyageurs and sugar from Kroo boys.

  • The best-known grape-producing districts are Moquegua (capital) and Locumbathe product being converted into wine and brandy for export.

  • It is the seat of the public offices for the district, possesses an Evangelical and a Roman Catholic church, a synagogue, and a gymnasium established in the old Jesuit college, and has manufactures of machinery, woollens, tiles, brandy and beer.

  • Silk, linen, flour, wine, brandy, oil, salt and soap are the chief industrial products.

  • The Berbers, though Mahommedans, do not often observe the prescribed ablutions; they break their fast at Ramadan; and eat wild boar's flesh and drink fig brandy.

  • Nearly all the trade in the brandy manufactured in the government of Kharkov, and destined for the governments of Ekaterinoslav and Taurida, is concentrated here, as also is the trade in linseed between the districts situated on the left affluents of the Dnieper and the southern ports.

  • The town is famous for its amber, beer, brandy and liqueurs, and its transit trade makes it one of the most important commercial cities of northern Europe.

  • Among the white wines we have the full sweet Sauternes, the relatively dry and elegant Graves and Chablis, and the light white wines which produce champagne and brandy.

  • This liqueur is made of fine wine, brandy and candied sugar.

  • In order to prevent the wine from fermenting further and so becoming dry, from 4 to 5 volumes of brandy are added to every 100 volumes of wine in the vats.

  • When, after the approach of the cold weather, the lees have dropped, the wines are racked and a further addition of brandy is made.

  • A further addition of brandy is generally added before shipment.

  • It has a handsome parish church and is the seat of a Greek Orthodox bishop. Versecz is one of the principal wineproducing centres in Hungary, and the red wines and brandy produced here enjoy a great reputation.

  • Flour-milling, tanning, and the manufacture of brandy, hosiery and agricultural implements are carried on.

  • The manufactures consist of fine cloths, silk, cotton, woollen and linen fabrics, girdles and lace, paper, hats, leather, earthenware and soap. There are numerous oil mills and brandy distilleries.

  • Wool-spinning, cotton-spinning and the manufacture of tobacco, machinery, beer, brandy, &c., are also carried on.

  • In 1904 there were 93,370 acres devoted to grape production in this region, the product for that year being 30,184,704 gallons of wine and 212,366 gallons of brandy.

  • This power is possessed alike by a glass of brandy, by solution of lime, soluble salts of zinc, copper, or silver, by tannic and gallic acids, as well as vegetable juices and extracts which contain them.

  • There are few manufactures; among the chief are the making of wine and brandy in the Cape province, and flour-milling.

  • There is trade in grain, truffles, chestnuts, brandy and in the salmon of the Dordogne.

  • Amersfoort has a large garrison, consisting chiefly of artillery, and manufactures woollen goods, cotton, silk, glass and brandy.

  • Paarl is a thriving agricultural and viticultural centre, among its industries being the manufacture of wine and brandy, wagon and carriage building and harness making.

  • Besides the mining and metallurgic industries, Bilbao has breweries, tanneries, flour mills, glass works, brandy distilleries, and paper, soap, cotton and mosaic factories.

  • Wine and plum-spirit, or the more powerful brandy distilled from grain, are drunk in great quantities by the townsfolk, more sparingly by countrymen; Rumans generally being more sober than the western Europeans.

  • The vines number about 80,000,000, and the annual output of wine is about 6,000,000 gallons, besides 1,50o,000 gallons of brandy.

  • A lighter variety of Curacoa, made with fine brandy, is known as "Grand Marnier."

  • The Slavonian plum orchards furnish dried prunes, besides a kind of brandy largely exported under the name of sliwowitz or shlivovitsa.

  • The exports consist of currants, sultanas, valonea, tobacco, olive oil, olives in brine, figs, citrons, wine, brandy, cocoons, and lamb, goat, and kid skins.

  • The collapse must be treated with hot blankets and bottles, and subcutaneous injections of brandy, ether or strychnine.

  • In the town itself there are flour and paper mills, sawmills and brandy distilleries.

  • There are gas, chemical and mineral-oil works in the town, which also manufactures woollen and cotton goods, glass, biscuits, sugar and brandy; while the surrounding fertile plains produce an abundance of grain, wine and fruit.

  • Deidre drank more of the brandy, until it stopped burning her throat, and the world grew a little less sharp around the edges.

  • One whole wall was lined with homemade brandy.

  • She sat as far from the opening as she could, brandy clenched in shaking hands.

  • He reached in and snatched the brandy.

  • "Which is located near my apartment building," Deidre said, needing the brandy again already.

  • The coffee was half-filled with brandy.

  • The ocean breeze brought the familiar scent of brandy.

  • Gabe tossed the brandy over the side of the fortress wall and caught her as she tried to escape.

  • She understood why Daniela kept feeding her brandy the night before.

  • "I could really use some brandy right now," Deidre propped her forehead on her hand.

  • It's closer to brandy.

  • As if on cue, the flushed cook returned for her plate, and Daniela ordered the brandy and two glasses.

  • As if sensing her distress, Daniela poured her another two shots of brandy.

  • She drank more brandy, a familiar sense of panic deep in her chest.

  • A hand took her brandy and flung it and the glass over the wall.

  • You can celebrate the beginning of British cherry season with a fruit jelly flavored with brandy.

  • The farmer was amazed and slightly agitated to see Tom stood under the porch clutching the ' bladder of brandy ' .

  • applejack brandy 5cl Dubonnet Pour the brandy and Dubonnet into a mixing glass with ice.

  • Place on top of the baked breadcrumb mix and cover with the mincemeat, chopped apricots and brandy.

  • apricot brandy over a barspoon on top.

  • barrels of brandy.

  • Compton tried, at first in vain, to pour some brandy down his throat.

  • Still over a high heat, add the brandy, followed by the fish stock.

  • brandy 3cl double cream Pour the brown crème de cacao into a liqueur glass.

  • Mexican Dream 2cl silver tequila 2cl brandy 2cl fresh lemon juice dash grenadine Pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice.

  • The cherry brandy is sold exclusively at The Crown Inn.

  • A favorite hobby of many older ladies is to brew their own apricot or plum brandy.

  • And not just any brandy, it has to be Spanish brandy.

  • French brandy 1 bottle champagne Rub peel off 1 lemon with some lumps of sugar.

  • Serving idea: Serve with a traditional brandy butter or brandy butter or brandy sauce.

  • brandy snap basket in the center of a plate.

  • brandy sauce come what is now a nudge past the solstice.

  • brandy cask (which they never really did!

  • brandy cream or custard for a festive pud.

  • In medieval times the English valued its wines (which include Armagnac brandy) more highly than those of Bordeaux.

  • Float the apricot brandy over a barspoon on top.

  • Use 1 x 15ml tbsp brandy (adding more may result in the fruit sinking to the bottom ).

  • Find out all about cider making, buy cider or cider brandy.

  • grape brandy Grape brandy is produced by the distillation of fermented grape juice.

  • Eddie is trying to milk the cows having first hit the homemade apple brandy in a big way.

  • brioche flavored with brandy or orange flower water and filled with crystallized fruit, from the Cantal.

  • Serving idea: Serve with a traditional brandy butter or brandy sauce.

  • Find out all about cider making, buy cider or cider brandy.

  • clotted cream or a lightly whipped double cream with a little brandy added.

  • Blackjack 3cl kirsch 3cl iced coffee 1.5cl brandy Pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice.

  • Foreign Affair 3cl cognac 3cl black sambuca Pour all ingredients into a brandy balloon.

  • Irish Beauty 4cl cognac 2cl Irish Mist Pour all ingredients into a brandy balloon.

  • corpulent form of William Major, comfortably filling his favorite chair and sipping a brandy.

  • Serve with either clotted cream or a lightly whipped double cream with a little brandy added.

  • Between the Sheets 3cl brandy 3cl Cointreau 3cl light rum dash fresh lemon juice Pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice.

  • Serve with a generous dollop of brandy cream for a decadent dessert or with a drizzle of warm custard for a more traditional alternative.

  • Then the sweetness comes in with toffee, brandy snaps, crêpes and malt extract.

  • flask of brandy, sorry coffee, in the glove box.

  • Cakes are created from carrot cake, rich chocolate ganache, traditional brandy ' marinated ' !

  • La Habana 3cl gin 3cl apricot brandy 3cl fresh lime juice Pour all ingredients into a shaker with ice.

  • Ingredients: one measure each of orange juice and cherry brandy, three measures each of dry gin and Dubonnet.

  • ANGEL FACE Shake together equal parts gin, apricot brandy and calvados.

  • Grape brandy Grape brandy is produced by the distillation of fermented grape brandy Grape brandy is produced by the distillation of fermented grape juice.

  • horseradish mash served with an apple and brandy gravy.

  • kegs of contraband brandy which smugglers rolled along secret tunnels from the shore to Black Castle.

  • Gently warm the gin or brandy in a large ladle or small pan and ignite, pouring over pan juices and stirring gently.

  • Variation: the sauce can be flavored with a couple of tablespoons of rum, brandy, orange or coffee flavored liqueur.

  • Add cream and brandy to pan when sliced mushrooms are cooked.

  • Chapter Four The Brandy Rock dock looked perfectly peaceful.

  • Guest favorites include pot roast pheasant flamed in brandy with red wine sauce.

  • plum brandy.

  • Christmas pudding with half the fat No Christmas meal is complete without a traditional plum pudding, flaming in brandy and smothered with custard.

  • pudding with brandy sauce, to finish off we had cheese and biscuits helped down with coffee.

  • Strain, add a quart of brandy, put the wine into a cask, leave for two months, then bottle it.

  • roasted peanuts and a brandy.

  • Foreign Affair 3cl cognac 3cl black sambuca Pour all ingredients into a brandy balloon.

  • sangria recipe whose ingredients I used, but whose specific proportions I ignored (1.5 oz of brandy per bottle of wine?

  • Brandy tears a slit up the side of her denim skirt in a vain attempt to look more seductive.

  • Brandy tears a slit up the side of her denim skirt in a vain attempt to look more seductive.

  • My Nana had a glass bowl that looked like a big brandy snifter.

  • swig of brandy and I was ready to go.

  • tablespoon of brandy every few weeks for added richness.

  • Stir in the flour and add the tomatoes and brandy.

  • Make sure the brandy is still okay and cry another tup.

  • The well tended vineyards are the source of Armagnac, probably the original brandy of France.

  • wineglass of brandy, 1 pint of water, 3/4 lb. lump sugar.

  • Pour the sherry, brandy and orange zest and juice over and leave to soak for 30 minutes.

  • Commerce is carried on in wine, brandy and building-stone.

  • The Charente region, the grapes of which furnish brandy, as do those of Armagnac (department of Gers).

  • Brandy and other spirits 2,402 1,931 1,678

  • Give ether and brandy subcutaneously and apply hot water-bottles and blankets if there are signs of collapse.

  • Besides manufactures of brandy, flour, oil, soap, linen and cloth, it has an active trade in wheat, wine and fruit, especially melons.

  • There is a thriving trade in wine, fruit, wheat, cattle, brandy, chalk and soap.

  • The principal manufactures are woollen, linen, cotton, cast-iron goods, beet-sugar, leather and brandy.

  • Brandy distilling is, after agriculture, the chief local industry.

  • Other articles of export are wine, brandy, hides and tobacco.

  • In the season of 1904-1905, which may be taken as typical, 179 estates, with a planted area of 431,056 acres, produced 11,576,137 tons of cane, and yielded - in addition to alcohol, brandy and molasses-1,089,814 tons of sugar.

  • Among the larger private establishments there existed in the same year seven breweries, one brandy distillery, two jam, two soap and candle factories, two building and furniture works, a factory for spinning thread, one iron and steel works, one paper and one ammonia and soda factory, and one mineral-oil refinery.

  • Building materials, brandy and coal are among the imports.

  • Chinon has trade in wheat, brandy, red wine and plums. Basket and rope manufacture, tanning and cooperage are among its industries.

  • Brandy is produced in large quantities.

  • On the slope of its hills grow the grapes from which the famous Armagnac brandy is made.

  • His Admoni- 'ion to the Drinkers of Gin, Brandy, &c., published anonymously in 1734, has been several times reprinted.

  • and is also fermented with hops, corn-meal or wheat-bran into a sort of beer or made into brandy.

  • Dijon is well known for its mustard, and for the black currant liqueur called cassis de Dijon; its industries include the manufacture of machinery, automobiles, bicycles, soap, biscuits, brandy, leather, boots and shoes, candles and hosiery.

  • brandy) produces very valuable reflex effects, the heart beating more rapidly and forcibly, and the blood-pressure rising.

  • The manufactures include agricultural implements, leather, vinegar and plaited sandals, and there is a trade in brandy, wine, cattle, poultry and wool; there are quarries of building-stone in the neighbourhood.

  • As to the products of other industries closely related to agriculture that of beer and brandy varied, and was at times extraordinarily large.

  • Its trade is in the wines of Alsace, brandy and cereals.

  • On the 9th of June the cavalry combat of Brandy Station made it clear to the Federal staff that Lee was about to use the Valley once more to screen an invasion of Maryland.

  • The district about Parras, in southern Coahuila, produces grapes, which are principally used in the manufacture of wine and brandy.

  • The Americans attempted to check the advance of the British at the river Brandy in their defeat (see Brandywine); and on the 4th of October Washington directed a well-planned attack upon the enemy's camp at Germantown on the outskirts of the city, but failed of success.

  • It has a small river-port, and carries on trade in wine, brandy, grain, fruit and timber.

  • Maize, beans and bananas, varied occasionally with dried meat and fresh pork, form their staple diet; drunkenness is common on pay-days and festivals, when large quantities of a fiery brandy called chicha are consumed.

  • In addition to the breweries, rum and brandy distilleries, sugar mills and tobacco factories, which are sometimes worked as adjuncts to the plantations, there are many purely urban industries, such as the manufacture of woollen and cotton goods on a large scale, and manufactures of building material and furniture; but these industries are far less important than agriculture.

  • These people showed, to their own ruin, a reckless liking for the brandy of the white man.

  • Laval insisted that the traders should not supply brandy to the natives.

  • Brandy distilleries are numerous, and there is some trade in wood; but no local industry can rival agriculture and stock-breeding, which furnish the bulk of the exports.

  • Wax is bleached to a considerable extent, and there are numerous tobacco factories, tanneries, breweries, vinegar works and brandy distilleries.

  • Cloth, linen, paper, flour and brandy are manufactured, and there are iron foundries and saw-mills.

  • Tanning and wagon-building are among the industries, but the surrounding country is one of the largest wine and brandy producing districts in the province.

  • It has an important trade with Constantinople in butter and cheese, and also exports wine, brandy, cereals and tobacco.

  • Other branches of industry include carpet-weaving at Deventer, the distillation of brandy, gin and liqueurs at Schiedam, Rotterdam and Amsterdam, and beer-brewing in most of the principal towns; shoe-making and leather-tanning in the Langstraat district of North Brabant; paper-making at Apeldoorn, on the Zaan, and in Limburg; the manufacture of earthenware and faience at Maastricht, the Hague and Delft, as well as at Utrecht, Purmerend and Makkum; clay pipes and stearine candles at Gouda; margarine at Osch; chocolate at Weesp and on the Zaan; mat-plaiting and broom-making at Genemuiden and Blokzyl; diamondcutting and the manufacture of quinine at Amsterdam; and the making of cigars and snuff at Eindhoven, Amsterdam, Utrecht, Kampen, &c. Shipbuilding is of no small importance in Holland, not only in the greater, but also in the smaller towns along the rivers and canals.

  • On the other hand, he approves of a protective tax on German linen in favour of home manufactures, and of a tax on brandy as encouraging the sale of rum and so supporting our southern colonies.

  • It Financial reform, depended chiefly on the taxes on salt, tobacco, brandy, beet~ and sugar.

  • At the beginning of the autumn session a union of 204 members of the Reichstag was formed for the discussion of econolnic questions, and they accepted Bismarcks reforms. In December he was therefore able to issue a memorandum explaining his policy; it included a moderate duty, about 5%, on all imported goods, with the exception of raw material required for German manufactures (this was a return to the old Prussian principle); high finance duties on tobacco, beer, brandy and petroleum; and protective duties on iron, corn, cattle, wood, wine and sugar.

  • Few of the proposals were carried in their entirety, many were completely lost; the tobacco monopoly and the brandy monopoly were contemptuously rejected by enormous majorities; even an increase of the tax on tobacco was refused; the first proposals for a subsidy to the Norddeutsche Lloyd were rejected.

  • In the western country numerous posts were founded, wherein fur-trader and missionary were often at variance, the trader finding brandy his best medium of exchange, while the missionary tried in vain to stay its ravages among his flock.

  • Brandy, cigars and dyestuffs are among the manufactures of the place.

  • Trade.-On the basis of the customs and commercial agreement between Austria and Hungary, concluded in 1867 and renewable every ten years, the following affairs, in addition to the common affairs of the monarchy, are in both states treated according to the same principles :-Commercial affairs, including customs legislation; legislation on the duties closely connected with industrial production -on beer, brandy, sugar and mineral oils; determination of legal tender and coinage, as also of the principles regulating the AustroHungarian Bank; ordinances in respect of such railways as affect the interests of both states.

  • This was done during the year 1877, and in the new treaty, while raw material was still imported free of duty, a low duty was placed on textile goods as well as on corn, and the excise on sugar and brandy was raised.

  • posals for the renewal of the Bank charter, the reform of the currency, the renewal of the Customs Union, and the new taxes on beer and brandy, which were laid before parliament both at Vienna and Pest, were not carried in either country; this time, therefore, the existing arrangements had to be prolonged provisionally by imperial and royal warrant both in Austria and Hungary.

  • 10th July, the new duties on beer, brandy and sugar; then on 23rd September the Bank charter, &c. November the QuotaDeputations at last agreed that Hungary should henceforward pay 334 ?, a very small increase, and this was also in Austria proclaimed in the same way.

  • When the crews of the whale-boats were conveying stores, the forwarding officers tried to keep brandy and such like medical comforts from the European crews, coffee and tea from Canadian voyageurs and sugar from Kroo boys.

  • Normal propyl alcohol is contained in the fusel oil of the marc brandy of the south of France, and isoprimary butyl alcohol in that of beet-root molasses.

  • The best-known grape-producing districts are Moquegua (capital) and Locumbathe product being converted into wine and brandy for export.

  • It is the seat of the public offices for the district, possesses an Evangelical and a Roman Catholic church, a synagogue, and a gymnasium established in the old Jesuit college, and has manufactures of machinery, woollens, tiles, brandy and beer.

  • Silk, linen, flour, wine, brandy, oil, salt and soap are the chief industrial products.

  • The Berbers, though Mahommedans, do not often observe the prescribed ablutions; they break their fast at Ramadan; and eat wild boar's flesh and drink fig brandy.

  • Nearly all the trade in the brandy manufactured in the government of Kharkov, and destined for the governments of Ekaterinoslav and Taurida, is concentrated here, as also is the trade in linseed between the districts situated on the left affluents of the Dnieper and the southern ports.

  • The town is famous for its amber, beer, brandy and liqueurs, and its transit trade makes it one of the most important commercial cities of northern Europe.

  • Among the white wines we have the full sweet Sauternes, the relatively dry and elegant Graves and Chablis, and the light white wines which produce champagne and brandy.

  • This liqueur is made of fine wine, brandy and candied sugar.

  • In order to prevent the wine from fermenting further and so becoming dry, from 4 to 5 volumes of brandy are added to every 100 volumes of wine in the vats.

  • When, after the approach of the cold weather, the lees have dropped, the wines are racked and a further addition of brandy is made.

  • A further addition of brandy is generally added before shipment.

  • It has a handsome parish church and is the seat of a Greek Orthodox bishop. Versecz is one of the principal wineproducing centres in Hungary, and the red wines and brandy produced here enjoy a great reputation.

  • Flour-milling, tanning, and the manufacture of brandy, hosiery and agricultural implements are carried on.

  • The manufactures consist of fine cloths, silk, cotton, woollen and linen fabrics, girdles and lace, paper, hats, leather, earthenware and soap. There are numerous oil mills and brandy distilleries.

  • Wool-spinning, cotton-spinning and the manufacture of tobacco, machinery, beer, brandy, &c., are also carried on.

  • In 1904 there were 93,370 acres devoted to grape production in this region, the product for that year being 30,184,704 gallons of wine and 212,366 gallons of brandy.

  • This power is possessed alike by a glass of brandy, by solution of lime, soluble salts of zinc, copper, or silver, by tannic and gallic acids, as well as vegetable juices and extracts which contain them.

  • There are few manufactures; among the chief are the making of wine and brandy in the Cape province, and flour-milling.

  • There is trade in grain, truffles, chestnuts, brandy and in the salmon of the Dordogne.

  • Amersfoort has a large garrison, consisting chiefly of artillery, and manufactures woollen goods, cotton, silk, glass and brandy.

  • Paarl is a thriving agricultural and viticultural centre, among its industries being the manufacture of wine and brandy, wagon and carriage building and harness making.

  • Besides the mining and metallurgic industries, Bilbao has breweries, tanneries, flour mills, glass works, brandy distilleries, and paper, soap, cotton and mosaic factories.

  • Wine and plum-spirit, or the more powerful brandy distilled from grain, are drunk in great quantities by the townsfolk, more sparingly by countrymen; Rumans generally being more sober than the western Europeans.

  • The vines number about 80,000,000, and the annual output of wine is about 6,000,000 gallons, besides 1,50o,000 gallons of brandy.

  • A lighter variety of Curacoa, made with fine brandy, is known as "Grand Marnier."

  • The Slavonian plum orchards furnish dried prunes, besides a kind of brandy largely exported under the name of sliwowitz or shlivovitsa.

  • The exports consist of currants, sultanas, valonea, tobacco, olive oil, olives in brine, figs, citrons, wine, brandy, cocoons, and lamb, goat, and kid skins.

  • The collapse must be treated with hot blankets and bottles, and subcutaneous injections of brandy, ether or strychnine.

  • The war of tariffs between France and Spain after 1891 was an inducement for an extraordinary development in the making of brandy and liqueurs of every kind, of fruit preserves, potted meats, etc., in Navarre, the Basque Provinces, Catalonia, and even in Valladolid and Andalusia.

  • In the town itself there are flour and paper mills, sawmills and brandy distilleries.

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