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Entries Tagged as 'Beer & Food'

Tcho After-party

January 19th, 2010 · Comments Off

I have learned that for many events, like writing conferences and foods shows, for example, the best stuff is often not the main event, but the parties surrounding it. Unfortunately, those are often things you have to weasel your way into, or know the right people, or just get lucky.  The Fancy Food Show was great, but I […]

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Tags: Beer & Food · Beerventures

Baltika #4 Brew Stew

January 9th, 2010 · Comments Off

Didn’t have much time to cook last night – but really wanted something homemade. Threw a bunch of things together and added some beer and amazingly it turned out great. The flavors came together and the final stew is more then just a sum of the ingredients. Here is the recipe for those playing at […]

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Spent Grain Beer Bread

January 4th, 2010 · 3 Comments

Whenever Joe makes homebrew, I whip up some spent grain bread. All the recipes I found on the internet treated the spent grain as a sort of add-on ingredient, the way you would treat cheese or raisins. I wanted it to be the main part–it is grain, after all. That’s what bread is. So after […]

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Tags: Beer & Food · Homebrewing

Burger Bar’s Beer Floats

December 4th, 2009 · 2 Comments

Have you ever had a beer or a meal that made you feel warm and fuzzy every time you thought about it? At Burger Bar I had both. Burger Bar is Hubert Keller’s new restaurant on the sixth floor of Macy’s in San Francisco’s Union Square. After waiting an absurd about of time for a […]

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Cheesemongers, with beer

October 28th, 2009 · 1 Comment

I and my fellow cheesemongers have been getting together occasionally to do our own tastings, for our own education and, well, for fun. I missed the wine and cheese group, but had the honor of planning and hosting the beer and cheese tasting. We managed to do all west coast (if you count Hawaii, which […]

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Tags: Beer & Food · Tastings