For the really cool stuff, check out the travel blog:
"...the melons in Akhsi are excellent. One type, called mirtimuri, is not known anywhere else in the world. The melons of Bukhara are famous, too, but when I took Samarqand, I had melons brought from Akhsi and Bukhara and had them cut open in a gathering; the one from Akhsi was incomparable" - Babur, the Baburnama
"...consumers face a choice between drinks that come from nowhere, taste of nothing much, and have a logo for a name; and drinks that come from somewhere, have complex aromas and flavours, and may have a name that�s hard to pronounce...they are grown...they arise from their own terroir." - Michael Jackson, Malt Whisky Companion
not fucken bad. drank some the other morning after choppin wood. fucken hell. - 2Pac
Best adjective: union made - BeerPrince (Canadians know what this tastes like).