Word of the Week: Shirley Temple

Shirley temple is a noun and is a nonalcoholic mixed drink of ginger ale and grenadine garnished with a cherry. Rumor has it, the drink was first invented in 1946 for the child actress Shirley Temple when she was visiting a restaurant in West Hollywood, California. However, in an interview in 1986, Shirley Temple admitted not liking the drink and claiming it was way too sweet for her taste! Personally, I think they are delicious, and the Shirley Temple was my drink of choice when I was a kid!

If interested in copy editing or proofreading services email hello@editingbychristina@com or visit editingbychristina.com.

Sources
“Shirley Temple.” Merriam-Webster.com

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: