A quick and easy guide to help you select appropriate Beer and Food Pairings. From Lightest to Darkest Pale Ale - Chicken, Salads, Salmon, Brie Blonde Ale - Grilled Seafood, Lobster, Mac & Cheese, Chicken, Cheddar Hefeweizen - Tacos, Light Seafood, Citrus Salads, Feta Pale Ale/IPA - Burgers, Shrimp, Spaghetti, Pepper Jack Dry Hard Cider … Continue reading Beer & Food Pairings – What goes well with what?
Milk Stout Nitro Left Hand Brewing Company Longmont, Colorado. Here is one of my favorite beers at the moment. The Milk Stout Nitro is a full-bodied beer that is super smooth and is made by the 44th largest craft brewery in the United States. I came across this brew while searching for a six-pack to … Continue reading Beer Review: Milk Stout Nitro
The motto is "Beach Brewed" and you can taste it in every beer they make. Santa Monica Brew Works is by far my favorite place to spend a Saturday afternoon drinking on the Westside. I've been living here in Los Angeles for about 2 1/2 years and have had the chance to see this brewery go … Continue reading Brewery/Beer Review – Santa Monica Brew Works
My brothers and I were on a brewery rampage this Thanksgiving break and managed to make our stops to the top places in all of Cincinnati, OH and Lexington, KY. By far my favorite visit had to be at Ethereal Brewing Co. in downtown Lexington. Not only did I get the opportunity to spend some … Continue reading Brewery/Beer Review – Ethereal Brewing Co.
This past weekend my brother and I found ourselves at Mad Tree Brewing Company in Cincinnati, Ohio. It looked full when we entered the main room but somehow found two open seats at the main bar, right in front of the T.V. - off to a great start. The servers were knowledgeable, helpful, and efficient. Any … Continue reading Brewery Review – Mad Tree Brewing
The Final Absolution Belgian Style Trippel has been my go-to over the last couple of months. It has a comparatively high ABV at 10% but isn't overpowering at all. Its fruity taste and aroma make it easy to drink with big meals and doesn't over-inflate the stomach, which I usually have a problem with heavier … Continue reading Beer Review – Dragonmead’s Final Absolution Trippel
I discovered this beer while at The Tap in downtown Indianapolis and don’t let the name fool you there is in fact no cream in this rich stout. Bells Brewery, which is based out of Michigan, nailed it with this dark tasty beer that includes over 10 malts. This beer is perfect for the winter … Continue reading Beer Review: Bells Double Cream Stout