September
5
2007

When Fish Swim in Beer

Braised spicy catfish
tangy earthy flavors erupt
in every moist bite

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Inspired by an article and recipe about braising fish in beer. (from the Boston Globe)
Thing of the Day: The Brewmaster’s Table: Discovering the Pleasures of Real Beer with Real Food

July
5
2007

Éphémère

For drinking: okay …
… but for making braised pork chops
it is ambrosial.

Written by Golf Widow.

Authors Note: I was disappointed in Éphémère as a beer, but as an ingredient, it’s wonderful. Here’s another example of a great recipe.
Thing of the Day: Beer & Food: An American History

March
2
2006

It’s five o’clock somewhere…

Five o’clock beckons
Drawn by cheap food and cold beer
I head to the bar.

Written by Captain Hops.

December
31
2005

December 31, 2005

Guinness for breakfast
With steak, eggs and potatoes
Great end to the year

Written by Captain Hops

December
21
2005

Can’t wait for crab season

Steamed crabs and Old Bay
The Land of Pleasant Living
Please pass me a Boh!

Contributed by fellow Baltimorean cosmic shambles.

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Gift Idea of the Day: 365 Bottles of Beer for the Year Calendar 2006

November
21
2005

Getting the menu ready…

Bourbon brined turkey
with beer broth sausage stuffing
No tofurkey here!

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Haiku about Tofurkey
Gift Idea of the Day: Jay Harlow’s Beer Cuisine: A Cookbook for Beer Lovers