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Description: Pearls, natural or cultured, are formed when a mollusk produces layers of nacre around some type of irritant inside its shell. In natural pearls, the irritant may be another organism from the water. 447 more words

Cultured Vegan Cashew Cheese

Plant-based food can be savory, creamy and cheesy–have your pub cheese and eat it, too! I think the key to a great vegan cashew cheese is culturing the nuts with a live culture liquid like sauerkraut or pickle brine. 543 more words


Review: The Ferryman

Ten things about The Ferryman that took my breath away*

1. The wonderful, sprawling ensemble cast, led by Paddy Considine as patriarch-of-sorts Quinn Carney. I couldn’t fault a single performance and each actor gets their own moment in the limelight, but Laura Donnelly in particular shook me to my core. 463 more words

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Sour IPA. Soured Hoppy Ale.

What: A kettle soured IPA

Why: Hops + Sour = delicious

My recipe and process here is adapted from information in a blog post by Crooked Run Brewing over in Leesburg and Sterling, Virginia which lays out their kettle soured, dry hopped and fruited… 657 more words


Lichtenhainer - Part 1: Outline and Recipe

Today I brewed a beer I never thought I would… a Lichtenhainer; a sessionable smokey and sour beer that is slowly creeping up and into the craft beer conciousness. 666 more words


How to Be a Casual Art Appreciator

There are so many ways to view artwork, and so many art forms to view. Artwork can be inspiring, thought-provoking, or simply pleasing to the eye. 404 more words