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At this point in his life, I assume that Arnold Palmer would pretty much only drink Arnold Palmers. It is his drink after all.
But how does one order a drink that is named after himself? Arnold Palmer does it like the boss he is.
After Palmer was seen drinking his signature mix of iced tea and lemonade on the stoop of the old clubhouse at the Masters, Steve Politi of the Star-Ledger was on a mission to find out just how The King ordered his drink, and he got his answer.
I chased Kelsey, the waitress serving Arnold Palmer yesterday, back to the bar where she was putting in another drink order.
“How did Arnie order his drink?”
“He leaned over and said, ‘I’ll have a Mr. Palmer.’ Then he winked,” Kesley said.
Of course he did.
Well done, Mr. Palmer. Well done.
[Devil Ball Golf]
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