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Wine and cheese night -Berlin - October '16

Fun and casual wine and cheese night. It was supposed to be aa chile themed night, but when we rushed into the closest wine store we found out they only had two bottles from chile, so that didn’t work out too well. 165 more words


Beer Tasting: Gondwana Pale Ale 1.3

The latest version of my Gondwana Pale Ale finished recently, but I managed to get a formal tasting in before the keg was emptied. Here’s the review! 280 more words


Seems like I am on a blueberry and lemon kick lately.

A couple of weeks ago when I was searching the internet for the Smitten Kitchen ‘Even More Perfect Blueberry Muffin’ recipe, this recipe for Blueberry Muffin Energy Balls was generated by my search.   504 more words


Beer Tasting: Lithographica Pilsner

The keg for my Bohemian pilsner is long past kicked, but better late than never, right?

  • The Basics
    • Original gravity = 1.053; final gravity = 1.011; abv = 5.5%; estimated IBU = 39…
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A Toast to Fritz Winery

When selecting wine, whether at restaurants or from wine shops, we try to subscribe to our local cause of “Drink Local Buy Local”. These are our neighbors, farming the land with grapevines and competing with less costly, large production wineries. 553 more words

Albemarle County Wineries

A Hankering for Honey

Right around mid September in these parts the heat of the summer winds down, and for those who keep bees, it’s the perfect time to gather that golden elixir they’ve been nurturing for months. 834 more words