Month / November 2011

Grilled Pizza w Roasted Shallots and Bacon One afternoon recently I found myself at the “Waterfront Alehouse” on Atlantic Avenue in Brooklyn Heights. This is not too rare an event. This particular afternoon, just after wrapping up a week of writing about and tasting a lot of pizza, there was a tempting item listed on Read More

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Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant Holiday Gifts   Beginning on Black Friday, November 25, all eight Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant locations will offer Holiday Bottled Reserves Gift Packs, a perfect way to share craft beer with friends and loved ones.  The gift packs will showcase Iron Hill’s Bottled Reserves series of award-winning and seasonal Read More

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Answer to “With oysters… pilsner or stout?” The previous posting posed the question “Oysters & Beer… Pilsner or Stout?” That very afternoon I set out to find the definitive answer to that question. The site of the experiment was to be a local bistro called “Henry Public”, a not unfamiliar place where I have spent Read More

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Oysters & Beer… Pilsner or Stout? This is the second time around for my oyster and beer pontification. The first was on a visit to a local watering-hole known as Strong Place… it was this last Memorial Day… Strong Place oysters… a dark experience. The oysters were from Watch House Point (VA)… “The bartender suggested Read More

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