Spring Beer · Spring Pairing

Trail Mix & Tripel Ale

Hiking season is officially upon us! I love hiking. It’s great exercise and helps relive my anxiety. However, I tend to get really hungry if the hike lasts longer than a couple of hours. So I created a simple trail mix to take with me. I also might have found a beer to go with… Continue reading Trail Mix & Tripel Ale

Spring Beer · Spring Pairing

Pasta Salad & White Aphro

Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner. That means warm weather, barbecue, and picnic season are nearly here! Yay! Let’s see if this week’s pairing is warm weather ready! The Beer:  White Aphro is brought to us by Empire Brewing Company. My curiosity was peaked when I read that it was brewed with lavender,… Continue reading Pasta Salad & White Aphro

comfort food · Lagers · Spring Beer

Mom’s Chicken Paprikash with Alementary’s Hackensack Lager

Alementary is a microbrewery based in Hackensack New Jersey. I have been there and it’s definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. They have a lot of great beers to try and fun atmosphere. I managed to find their beer the Hackensack Lager at a local store and pair it with one… Continue reading Mom’s Chicken Paprikash with Alementary’s Hackensack Lager

Spring Beer · Spring Pairing

Turkey Avocado Pinwheels With A Squeeze Box

The snow has melted and the flowers are slowly starting to bloom. Spring has finally arrived in the Northeastern US. I think it’s time for a picnic. This week I’m making Turkey Avocado Pinwheels to go with Sweet Water’s Brewing Company’s Squeeze Box. It should be a nice combination for the start of spring. The… Continue reading Turkey Avocado Pinwheels With A Squeeze Box

Dessert Pairing · Spring Beer

No Bake Cookies & Chocolate Milk Stout

No bake cookies are easy to make and are a great snack any time of day. I found a chocolate milk stout to go with these yummy cookies. Will they make a tasty evening snack? The Beer:  I picked out The Shipyard Brewing Company’s Chocolate Milk Stout while I was in the mood for chocolate.… Continue reading No Bake Cookies & Chocolate Milk Stout

Brunch Pairing · Spring Beer · Winter Beer

Greens, Eggs, & Prosciutto Sandwich with Bob’s 1st Ale

Crazy weather we’re having in the Northeastern US. I certainly hope the summer is a lot nicer. Okay maybe that’s wishful thinking, but all this craziness has put me in the mood to have breakfast for dinner. And since Dr. Seuss’ birthday was on the 2nd, how about a little something inspired by him? The… Continue reading Greens, Eggs, & Prosciutto Sandwich with Bob’s 1st Ale

Pantry Soup · Spring Beer · Winter Beer

Pantry Soup Collection: Chicken Noodle with a Nugget Nectar Ale

Pantry Soups are soups I make when I get home and have no idea what to make. Typically I take a quick inventory and decide what to throw in the pot based on what I find. I’ve been craving chicken soup and luckily I had some egg noodles waiting to be used. Since it’s been… Continue reading Pantry Soup Collection: Chicken Noodle with a Nugget Nectar Ale