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Entries from April 2008

Lost your beer in NYC? Use Beer Menus!

April 28th, 2008 · 1 Comment

I just came upon a new site out of nyc that for me is not a “I should of thought of that” idea but instead a “oh crap i thought about that but never did it” kind of idea. BeerMenus.com has launched and it looks pretty nifty. Search for a beer that you like and […]

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A Few of My Favorite Things

April 26th, 2008 · Comments Off

Remember a few days ago when I mentioned how the only things I like more than beer are books and chocolate? But how books didn’t seem to fit in with the other two? Friends and drinkers, someone else has brought books into the beer world for me. Jeff VanDerMeer has been doing posts about pairing […]

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Musings on Gin and Tonic from Per Se

April 24th, 2008 · Comments Off

It’s a no beer week for me (see the last post) and so my brain has turned to remembering some other fond drinks. One that I don’t think of much but was probably the finest cocktail I have ever had, was the gin and tonic from Per Se restaurant in New York City. We had […]

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Tags: Non-Beer Beverages

Kosher for Passover Beer

April 18th, 2008 · 1 Comment

Now for something different: From the Ramapo Valley Brewery site: “Our blue ribbon Honey Beer, the Passover Honey Lager is a unique honey-based, gluten free, brew using dedicated equipment that insures the integrity of the beer. People with celiac sprue who normally cannot tolerate glutens in their diet can enjoy this brew without any risk […]

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My Other Love

April 17th, 2008 · 1 Comment

There is only one thing I love more than beer, and that’s chocolate (okay, technically two things if you count books, but that seems to fall into a different category). And exactly once a year I get to eat chocolate until I can eat no more, until I’m sick and shaking, until that chocolate craving is finally […]

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