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Poll: Do You Buy Alcohol in Nips?

Do You Buy Alcohol in Nips?

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RoaringSilence RoaringSilence 7 years
Aren't those super expensive if you compare the per ounce price with big bottles?
Spectra Spectra 7 years
I use them for recipes when I need only a few tablespoons of alcohol.
Kimpossible Kimpossible 7 years
We don't keep alcohol in the house, so no big bottles. But these would be good for the rare times I'm wanting a cocktail but don't want to have to go out to get one.
sarahcateh sarahcateh 7 years
I don't know if you're from the south jesssa, but down here we call nips airplane bottles. I use them for when I'm bringing liquor to a football or basketball game. Very handy.
jesssa jesssa 7 years
I don't mean to sound stupid here, but what is a nip?
Food Food 7 years
fuzzles, what a stellar idea! Thanks!
JessieSP JessieSP 7 years
I like them.
fuzzles fuzzles 7 years
Yum, Make homemade vanilla extract and use the empty nip bottles to make stocking stuffers for The Holidays! :)
Food Food 7 years
Also, I wish I could reuse the bottles for something — but I haven't thought of anything brilliant yet. If anyone has ideas, let me know!
Food Food 7 years
I buy nips all the time, especially for drinks that only require a small amount of something. But sometimes you just need to pony up the cash when you find yourself buying certain mignonettes over and over again!
WildHeavenFarm WildHeavenFarm 7 years
Sometimes you only need a tablespoon or two for a recipe. Why spend $30 on a full-sized bottle?
mek123 mek123 7 years
I'm with the above posters, if it's something new or just need a little bit, I'll buy the nips; otherwise I stick to the full sized version.
lisabarn lisabarn 7 years
If I just want to try something or just need it for a recipe I buy the small bottles.
eshellmoyer eshellmoyer 7 years
they're the perfect size for liqueur spiked frosting or cake.
mamasitamalita mamasitamalita 7 years
for liquors I utilize frequently or want to have around, I'll buy a big bottle, but nips or even just smaller sizes are good if you're having a small gathering or if you want to try something new
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