Went a little Americano this week with soft pretzels. Personally haven’t eaten them before but you can’t miss them on American movies and TV so I thought I’d see what they were all about. 562 more words
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Fahrenheit 451 – Ray Bradbury
Fahrenheit 451: the temperature at which ‘book paper’ catches fire. An intriguing title and a dystopian idea: books are forbidden and firemen come to your house and burn them, not just out of duty but they come to find that “it was a pleasure to burn”. 966 more words
*Sincere thanks to Westland Distillery for the sample.
Seattle’s Westland Distillery is something of a rarity in the American Craft Distilling scene. A great many small, new distilleries are excited about the prospect of making a whiskey, but the time and financial patience needed to see that whiskey come to fruition also means that more easily produced spirits like gin and vodka feature heavily in their early plans so that there’s a bit of cash flow while the barrels work their slow magic. 755 more words