Beer

Since I am currently attending a meeting in Warsaw, Poland, I find it fitting to provide some information on Poland, especially pertaining to food and beer. While the Poles are mostly know for distilling some of the world’s best Vodka, that does not mean that the other beverages are lacking in character and uniqueness. Obviously, …

Sometimes you just crave a burger. Who doesn’t crave a burger every once in a while? I’d also like to believe that many, not all, but many vegetarians crave burgers too even though they don’t want to admit it =). I can’t vouch for Zach, but burgers taste like summer to me. They are a …

Sometimes we just crave soup, even if it’s in the dead heat of the summer. P.S. Today it was over 100 degrees AGAIN and super dry AGAIN!! But moving along, Zach and I haven’t been feeling 100%, so tonight we decided to keep dinner easy, clean, and nourishing. This soup turned out just that way. …

I like to answer a question with a question, so, why not pair beer with food? We are all custom to going to a fine restaurant and seeing a menu that includes wine suggestions for everything from the avacado fries to the creme brulee. I really feel that one reason for this is that there …

We are always trying to find new and exciting ways to bring our herbs to life. When we moved to Colorado, we moved into a condo complex, so any chance of having a garden in the ground was slim. We did have a large patio though, so Zach and I decided to create a container …

Zach and I have been eating a lot of heavy things lately, so tonight we decided to mix it up and prepare a light summer salad packed full of fresh fruits and veggies! Now we aren’t sure about you all on the East coast, but in the West to Mid-West, Mango Nectarines are just coming …

We may have mentioned this before, but Zach and I love Southwest-style cooking. From chiles and avocado and queso and more, you name it, we’ve probably tried it. And what’s better than Southwest-style cooking for breakfast, or Southwest-style breakfast for dinner?! Today we’ve prepared a lighter take on Huevos Rancheros: Summertime Huevos Rancheros! Huevos can …

Few things go better together than beer and pizza. After all, rarely do you go to your local pizza shop and order yourself a glass of fine wine. There is something about the greasy nature of most pizzas and the sweet, airy feel of beer that just go hand in hand. However, if you venture …

Sometimes here at Cooking and Beer, we like to go beyond just pairing beer with food and just go right ahead and stick the beer in the recipe. Now, we do not recommend doing this with just any recipe (after all, I am sure that your grandmother would not appreciate getting served some beer pumpkin …