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WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- What qualifies as a “Big Deal” wine? You could say price, and while that enters in it’s not the determining factor. You could say a “big” wine in terms of power and structure and alcohol content, and
The first “random” brewery tour for December is one that might be sending some of their NE IPA our way. Saw a job posting for a sales manager for Lord Hobo on the West Coast. Massachusetts brewed for both “Lords and Hobo
These paleo coconut flour shortbread cookies contain only four ingredients, and they come together in just 20 minutes! It doesn't get easier than that. They're perfect for a holiday party, cookie exchange, or just a treat for your family. The post Co
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[FTC Disclaimer] We have appreciated having Char-Broil as a sponsor for the past three years.  This is our final sponsored post for them.  It's time for the Grinch himself to carve the roast beast, right?  Rib roas
El Pasador de oro XOis a new rum brand brought into Western Canada by Charton Hobbs. The rum is a product of Les Bienheureux S.A.S. (in Paris France) and (according to the information sheets given to me) is a blend grand reservaGuatemala rums. Select
The original rogue, Jack Joyce, who founded Oregon Brewing better known today as Rogue would have celebrated his 75th birthday today. Sadly, he passed away in late May of 2014. Join me in drinking a toast to Jack’s memory today. Jack (on ri
The beauty of Deb Perelman — herself, her blog, and her books — is her sense of humor, humility and grace. She understands that cooking for a family is different than cooking for your own personal creative expression, or for a gro
I love sparkling drinks, and I'm always fascinated about how you get the bubbles in a drink. I'm sure I would probably use up the carbonating cartridge just messing around and being fascinated.CC
They insisted on getting into the spirit of things by making 12 days of Christmas cupcakes for dinner at Caroline's home..cupcakes love being transported in a cupcake carrier..love that thing!Let me tell you that anything Meri Meri is an affair of th
I think of this as a sheet pan sandwich recipe. You roast a bunch of mushrooms and scallions in a hot oven as your main components. And you whip up a simple poblano yogurt while those are roasting. Pile everything high on top of hearty slices of well
Hey, friends. Before I get too much grief for not spreading the whisky gospel here as frequently as I should, rest assured…I haven’t gone anywhere just yet. I’ve been doing a lot with whisky and a lot with writing. Just
Missouri led a group of states this week in filing a legal action to overturn Californias hen protection law, prompting the states biggest newspaper, the Kansas City Star, to slam its own states attorney general for the misguided action. Talk about e
Lot No. 40 has received a bit of a makeover recently as the spirit which was previously branded, Lot No. 40 Single Copper Pot Still Canadian Whisky received a new label, and the whisky is now known simply asLot No. 40 Rye Whisky. Lot No. 40 is of cou
Being away from home is where most people usually go off course. High-fives! Good job for being proactive and researching how you can stay on track. I spend 40% of the year traveling or in hotels for work and play… here are my 10 pro tips!
We head back to my hometown of Portland for our next Winter Warmer from Ex Novo, Liquid Sweater…”PDX Red Ale with rich caramel & dark fruit notes. Willamette hops & spicy herbal finish.”We head back to
Buckle up, Sweets fans, 'cuz I'm about to show you the best gingerbread house creations in all of the interwebz - and you're going to want all of them. (By Goodies By Anna) Sugar glass windows, candy cane porch pillars, and teeny-tiny chocolate sunfl
Hello dear friends! A year ago this week I was in the kitchen at the White House, making holiday cookies with Ashley and Molly and oooohhh just the White House Pastry Chef.  Exactly 1 trillion things have happened since that time. 
From the archives I was passed a message. Hes gone. Just like that. Too young. Too much life left in him. But that was it. The End. Life over for Morro.Another note, in a text. Shes here! Brand new. Just born. Ready for the world. Novella. A fresh be
1 1/2 oz Wray & Nephew Overproof White Rum1 1/2 oz Jasper's Basic Stock Mix (*)Build in a Collins glass, fill with crushed ice, and swizzle to mix and chill. Garnish with a mint sprig and a lime slice-cherry flag (mint sprig only).(*) Jasper'
Were at day 10 of #WhiskyAdvent double digits! Lets tuck into a tasty blended malt Scotch whisky and pretend were completely prepared for the next two weeks We stripped things down with the Naked Grouse yesterday, now, on Day #10, were continuing wit
[Thanks so much to KitchenAidfor sponsoring this post! Im super excited to show you some of my favorite appliances I have been using in my kitchen since the remodel.] I feel like we could definitely call this broccoli fondue soup. I almost did! Soup
Do you ever wonder how to serve more vegetables at Christmas? This veggie Christmas tree will solve all your problems.....continue reading
I need this Coffee Talk! The past couple weeks have been so weird. We were traveling like crazy for work, then we had Thanksgiving and came home with the hopes of being home. How have you been? Did you have a great Thanksgiving filled with lots of lo
Isle of Jura 1966/2000 (43%, Mackillop?s Choice, cask #1870) - Springbank 25 yo 1954/1979 (80 proof, Cadenhead Dumpy, Mario Rossi import) - Dufftown 40 yo (45.3%, OB, early 1970s, Italian import) - Laphroaig 12 yo (80 proof, Cadenhead tall bottle, ea
The countdown to Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge begins On 12th December 2017, 28 teams from around the world will leave the shores of La Gomera, Canary Islands, to row 3,000 miles across the Atlantic Ocean to English Harbour, Antigua in the Talis
Saturday’s ad is for Guinness, from 1952. While the best known Guinness ads were undoubtedly the ones created by John Gilroy, Guinness had other creative ads throughout the same period and afterward, too, which are often overlooked. This ad
The Harvest Moon is the closest full moon to the autumnal equinox, and not, as many believe, when the moon is pregnant with a baby moon.THREE FACTS ABOUT THE MOON: Someday the moon will crash into the Earth. That day is Wednesday. "Waxing gibbous" is
With a creamy chocolate and hazelnut filling, these decadent Christmas cookies look and taste amazing. Guests will never guess how relatively easy they are to make. —Mary Maddox, Bellmore, New York
If you’re fixin’ for some Four Roses going into the holiday season, we’ve got you covered with two new potent potions that I picked out at the distillery this past September. The more moderately-proofed OESQ is a 53.9% A
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Our family celebrated our annual Christmas Tea on Saturday, December 9th at Historic Boone Tavern Hotel's fifth annual Christmas Tea. Click on the above photo to see the delicious menu. Melissa, Austin and I must eat gluten free for health reasons. W
I am excited to share (another) holiday round-up for you guys, featuring two things you need over the holiday: holiday movies and holiday baking! Bloggers, and a few readers too, share their fave movie and vegan treat they would pair it with. I absol
Hello, and welcome to my periodic dig through the samples pile. I'm pleased to bring you the latest installment of Vinography Unboxed, where I highlight some of the better bottles that have crossed my doorstep recently. This week included the newest
Because comfort food never goes out of style. Years Past December 9, 2016 December 9, 2015 December 9, 2014 December 9, 2013 December 9, 2012 December 9, 2011 December 9, 2010 December 9, 2009 December 9, 2008 December 9, 2007... Because comfort food
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This Holiday Star Bread has been making the rounds all over social media, so I decided to try it with some of our no-knead Challah dough. I’m happy to report that it works quite well, and it is not that difficult to make. Most the recipes o
I’m keeping it real with you guys this morning. I run a meal planning business (and now nutrition software company), but, man, there are just some weeks that I’m not in the mood to meal prep at all. Sometimes I’ve [&
For those of you who haven't yet heard about GliadinX, it is a dietary supplement with the highest concentration of AN-PEP, Prolyl Endopeptidase (Aspergillus Niger), and, unlike other enzymes, these have been shown in studies to break down gluten in
KWM Whisky Advent Day 10 Glenfiddich 15 Year Solera Reserve Before we dig into todays Advent whisky, I have a confession to make. Until earlier this year I had written off Glenfiddich as a little boring, washed up, and increasingly irrelevant. Glenfi
 1992 Encostas da NaveVinho Tinto  It is good to see that Portuguese wines are now getting the attention they deserve. Doubtless this is, in part, due to the huge popularity of of Lisbon and Porto as tourist destinations. M
The Plantation 20th Anniversary Rum is a blending of the companys oldest Bajan Rum reserves. These selected rums were first aged in the Caribbean (in ex-bourbon casks). Then they are transported to France to be blended by Plantation Rums Cellar Maste
There Are Burgundies That You Sniff and AdmireAnd There Are A Small Number That Have the Fruit Density to Compete With Any Wine in the WorldThese Are in the Latter Group2016 Was Very High Quality But There Are Teeny Quantities - A Unique, Lo
Looking for an alternative to Chardonnay or Sauvignon Blanc? Then check out Albario from Ras Baixas, Galicia - situated in the northwest corner of Spain. The DO was created in 1980, but when Spain joined the EU in 1986 the DO was changed to simply Ra
Today is the birthday of Henry Hermann Rueter (December 9, 1832-November 27, 1899). He was born in Westphalia, Germany, but moved to Boston, Massachusetts. In 1867, along with Irishman John R. Alley, founded the Highland Spring Brewery. By 1885, they
The Plantation 20th Anniversary Rum is a blending of the companys oldest Bajan Rum reserves. These selected rums were first aged in the Caribbean (in ex-bourbon casks). Then they are transported to France to be blended by Plantation Rums Cellar Maste
Just in time for Christmas, Asda creates a new plant-based alternative to the traditional British sweet snack.
Need a red wine to drink with the short ribs or veal shanks you have braising atop the stove or in the oven? Truth is, there are hundreds if not thousands of candidates that could do the job. For today, however, I’ll nominate one particular
In case nine different nog options weren’t enough for you, I’ve got one more eggless trick up my sleeve this holiday season. Recipes for vegan eggnog abound, from raw, nut-based blends to cooked custards that approximate melted ic
Making really good minestrone in the Instant Pot with dried, un-soaked beans is possible. I wasn't sure at first, and it required a few attempts to get the recipe right, but check it out! Deliciousness. Let's start at the beginning. Like many of you,