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Sierra Nevada Otra Vez

Beer Review – Sierra Nevada Otra Vez

How do you say Gose? Repeat after me: GOH-zuh. I have yet to try a German version, But I’ve had several American versions. Four of them to be exact. My first Gose was made with blood oranges. My second wa...

Meals for One: Pierogies

I’ve never really been a fancy person, I prefer things to be simple and straightforward, especially my food. My cooking isn’t anything extravagant, and usually the most expensive ingredient that I purchase (bes...

Snack Recipe: Spinach Dip Wontons

I’ll admit it- I’m a snack fiend, but I swear it’s not my fault. I come from a family of grazers, as in, we eat a little of a lot of things all day long. As I’ve become more of an adult so have my tastes, and I...
Island Themed Barware

Go Explore with Island Themed Barware

In the never ending pursuit to create a better and more stylish home bar I will always jump at the chance to acquire new and unique island themed barware. Thanks to Uncommon Green I have an amazing new rocks gl...

Road Beers in Aggieland – Shiner Bock

Road Beers is a reoccurring miniseries of quick reviews of beer I enjoy while traveling.  These posts are usually done on the spot and posted via my phone live while actually traveling, this way you can experie...
Cocktail Recipes

Two for Tuesday Cocktail Recipes

I occasionally like to dabble in a bit of cocktail making, and as you can see in the above photo, I've managed to accumulate a few cocktail making tools and tinctures. Although it's kind of a pain to play barte...
Grapefruit Shandy

King of the Brew Cocktail

The Illusive Traveler Beer Company has released a Grapefruit Shandy that is great on its own but it becomes amazing when paired with Deep Eddy Ruby Red Grapefruit Vodka. This Shandy is a strong entry into t...