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Kitchen DIY

The $3 kitchen uni-tasker I adore

The $3 kitchen uni-tasker I adore

I’m a gadget minimalist in the kitchen – thoroughly in the camp that believe a sharp knife is all you really need. However, there is one lone kitchen uni-tasker, that for approximately $3, is worth every penny to me. No, I’m not talking about a […]

15 gifts for your favorite beer and food lover

15 gifts for your favorite beer and food lover

In honor of Cyber Monday and the various deals out there in the interwebs I wanted to share some of my favorite things for the beer nerds, brewers, and home cooks in your life, or for YOU! For the home chef:   1. Cast Iron […]

Spicy Garlic and Herb Pizza Sauce

Spicy Garlic and Herb Pizza Sauce

Hi loves!!! It’s been a little while – we have much to discuss! First, let me catch you up on the life stuff. I am absolutely loving life as a beer rep. In addition to meeting lots of new, awesome people, I’m the first to know […]

Tartine Bread: Tips for Successful Sourdough

Tartine Bread: Tips for Successful Sourdough

I freaking love bread. Not the flimsy, spongy white stuff that comes pre-sliced.I’m talking about real, crusty, glorious bread. You might remember that I’ve been playing around with a basic and easy no-knead bread for a while. Over the past year I’ve been  making all sorts […]

Crispy Cauliflower Pakora & Raita {Chef CollaBREWation #4}

Crispy Cauliflower Pakora & Raita {Chef CollaBREWation #4}

To start off our most recent collaBREWation meal (you remember, that obscenely delicious and fiery lamb curry), we started out with a heaping platter of these crispy cauliflower fritters, aka pakora. We served up these wonderfully spiced, fried pakora with tangy raita – an easy […]