Monthly Archive: October 2014

Another “King of the Blues”

Markus King Band

Albert King. B.B. King. Freddie King. Well my guitarist, Eric, just turned me on to a relatively new musician: Marcus King. Holy crap this kid is good! He’s got solid guitar skills and a...


Chipotle Pumpkin BBQ Sauce

Chipotle pumpkin BBQ sauce

It’s no secret to those who know me that I love pumpkin. Pumpkin bread, bagels, beer, cookies, pancakes…. You get the gyst of my addiction. But I wanted to come up with something that would...


Nov-Dec 2014 Events

BBQ festival

A listing of events happening around the country involving Barbecue, Blues and Brews—as well as other live music, cornhole, motorcycles……   Pass along any festivals or competitions you know about and I’ll add it...


Butternut Squash & Chicken Soup | Cornbread

Butternut squash, chicken, spinach soup

I know I should be posting about foods that are primarily grilled. But I had to share two recipes I tried yesterday while we watched football. (My husband made chili too…used a chocolate bock/beer to...


Pumpkin Beer Tasting 2014

2014 pumpkin beer tasting

  The weather has been rather sketchy lately here in northern Virginia…more rain than we usually have in the fall. Typically my husband and I do our pumpkin beer tasting outside by a fire...


It’s Still Pumpkin Season

Bad Wolf Brewing Company

Still trying to fit in my annual pumpkin beer tasting. Have about a dozen different beers in the bar fridge, but haven’t had time. We’ve also had unpredictable weather, which prohibits our “on the...