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?
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
This is a great dish that usually gives me about 4-5 meals. It's healthy, tasty, and cheap, which is exactly what I want when meal prepping. Can eat hot or cold. Steps and Ingredients Ground Turkey cooked stovetop in Coconut Oil Seasoned with Turmeric, Chili powder, and a touch of salt Rice - I use … Continue reading 15 Minute Meal Prep – Turkey Bowl
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
Straight out of Paso Robles, CA, BarrelHouse Brewing managed to combine two of my favorite things: Mango and IPA. This was a super enjoyable beer that was very easy to drink. I usually have a hard time knocking back more than 3 fruity IPA's but had no issue with this one after number 3 because … Continue reading Beer Review – BarrelHouse Brewing Mango IPA