Category: Features

Coffee Press Cocktails

Coffee Press Cocktails

One of my colleagues recently told me about a new venue in Washington, DC, that she and her husband really like. But what really intrigued me was her description of the beverages they ordered, part of...

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Operation BBQ Relief

Operation BBQ Relief serves meals after tornado in Moore, OK

BBQ teams are known to be fiercely competitive. They also strive to share good food. Recently I discovered a whole realm of barbecue teams and individuals that have come together to provide solid meals...

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China: The New Napa?

Chinese wine: red

French luxury brand LVMH (Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy) has invested millions of dollars in a state-of-the-art winery called Chandon. That wouldn’t normally be big news. Except the winery is located in the dry desert region...

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Barbecue PitMavens

Female pitmasters

While the stereotype in this country is that most household meals are prepared by women, the world of competitive and professional barbecue pitmasters (and barbecue in general) is definitely dominated by men. I think...

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Gift Ideas for Dad

I {heart} Dad

It’s getting down to the wire to find something special for dad. Whether the dad(s) in your life like to grill, enjoy good beverages or play cornhole in the backyard, I’ve come across some...

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Does Gluten-free Beer Mean Flavor-free?

Gluten-free beer lacking...flavor?

It’s apparent that gluten-free food and beverages are trending. As a result of people who have developed celiac disease, have a gluten intolerance or are following a paleo or grain-free diet, even big box...

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Pint of Yoga

Beer Yoga

I’ve noticed in the past couple of months that breweries are starting to host yoga. I have to say, I was a bit surprised. I mean, nothing like the smell of boiling hops and...

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