SHANBAR RITUAL TOAST
Excerpted from a treatise by Boos Myller
, the traditional Shanbar
Ritual Toast consists of four steps:
1 - Here's to us!
2 - Who's like us?
3 - Damn few
4 - And they're all dead.
Before each sentence of the Shanbar Toast, the host offers the guest a
glass of some drink (e.g. rye, wine, etc., but not Illumynade
guest then suggests a toast. The host recites the next sentence in the
toast and raises his glass. The guest drinks first while the host
waits. Finally, the host drinks his glass, and begins the next step by
offering another drink. The first two or three steps of this intricate
drinking ritual with our highly potent local rye is enough to make you
drunk. Getting past the third step is the key. Remember, don't drink