Chili Ales and Lagers

So I get into a muffin mood every once in a while. As a result, I am always trying to find cool ways to make them. This time I decided to try out a corn muffin, mostly because not only did I want something for breakfast this week, but I thought it would be a …

We really decided to go with a burger theme this week, didn’t we!? Turkey Burgers earlier this week, then chicken burgers last night! This recipe was a total experiment. We had no idea how these were going to turn out. We actually tried to grind the chicken thigh ourselves – that didn’t work out so …

I was craving wings, like your traditional buffalo wing, but we didn’t want to go through the hassle of frying them up. I also wanted to eat something somewhat on the healthy side, and wings would be going a bit overboard. I’ve seen many recipes for a buffalo chicken taco, but never really took any …

We recently stumbled upon Crystal Springs Brewing Company when we acquired a bottle of the Black Saddle Port Barrel-Aged (PBA) Stout . It blew my socks off and is by far one of the best stouts in the country. Thus, during a recent trip to a local beer store, I had to pick up some …

Chile Rellenos are such a large part of Mexican culture, and as of late, a large part of the United States culture as well. It is rare that you walk into a Mexican restaurant in the United States and don’t find Chile Rellenos somewhere on the menu. The tradition goes as such: hand dipped, fried …

Porter + Chipotle + Whiskey = Heaven in a bottle. Enough said. Yea, Mikkeller went there and brewed up a beer that is certainly not going to disappoint. Chili beers are becoming more and more mainstream with each passing second these days. Many chili beers have a very pronounced heat factor that creates a slight …

One of our favorite things to do is to combine ingredients that you normally would not put together. Last time we checked, the words ‘pasta’ and ‘cajun’ normally do not lie in the same sentence or recipe. However, the richness of the Cajun jambalaya mixture pairs quite well with a wide noodle (like fettuccine). The …