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Pucker up! An intro to “sour” beer styles

Pucker up! An intro to “sour” beer styles

Whether you’re toasting the night to friends, drowning your single sorrows, or enjoying a romantic dinner with your loved one, pop open a deliciously tart brew or two this Valentines. For a long time, I didn’t really like so called “sour” beers – the tartness […]

A Tale of Two RyePA’s

A Tale of Two RyePA’s

We’ve been very busy little homebrewers of late, and it feels so right. I’ve been talking a lot about these RyePA (Rye IPA) beers we brewed on our friend Sean’s Electric Brewery system, remember that gorgeous system I told you about? Well, they’re all carbonated and […]

Hot ‘n’ Spicy Chorizo Soup… and a confession.

Hot ‘n’ Spicy Chorizo Soup… and a confession.

As typically happens, tonight’s meal was loosely informed by a few recipes found online, but mostly just completely improvised. My husband loves this about me. Please tell me that you sense the sarcasm. But seriously, I’ve got a great, spicy chorizo and orzo soup rocking this post. Paired with a nice funky Belgian saison? Can’t get much better kids.

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