Tag Archives: beer

Sourdough Soft Pretzels with Stout Beer Cheese Dip

Do you still need an appetizer for the 4th? Here’s one that will make a hit with your friends and family – Sourdough pretzels and dip! I made the pretzels into sticks. They are a more manageable portion and so … Continue reading

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Grilled Lamb Chops with Ale Braised Chard

I love lamb chops and I love picking up fresh sides at the farmer’s market. I found this beautiful rainbow chard and decided to braise it with some IPA and serve it with some chops. The result – a wonderfully … Continue reading

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Traditional Bloody Mary

January 1 was National Bloody Mary day – so I made some Bloody Marys!    We used vodka as well as a couple of other variations (see below).  It’s a great drink for brunch.

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Brunch – Eggs with Parmesan Sauce and Candied Bacon on the Side

Looking for a brunch to serve – easy and tasty?  How about polenta rounds topped with eggs and parmesan sauce, candied bacon and Bismarks?  What’s a bismark you ask?  It’s a beverage created by the Baron von Bismark – Beer … Continue reading

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