Cooking and drinking for one. When the family is away, the mouth will play. Scones, bacon and Fat Heads Brewery Head Hunter IPA.
On this weeks Hopped Up: Flying Dog Brewery's Raging Bitch Belgian style IPA paired with burrata pasta and the beer trade.
Eric Buist of Buistmedia created the HopStories concept a couple of years ago. Born out of his personal love for beer and of his craft as a videographer and producer. In this edition of Hopped Up: Meet The Oregon Beer Crew.
Hopped Up Eugene - The very first HopStory from Eric Buist and the team at Buist Media. Sky High!
In this Hopped Up Eugene: Eric Buist tells stories. Stories about beer. Here is one he told recently about Brewers Union, #4 in his series called HOPSTORIES.
Oregon Brewers Festival caps off Oregon Beer Month July 23-27 in Portland.
In this weeks Hopped Up Eugene: when forced to pick between two similar beers to pair with dinner, drink them both. You might be surprised at the outcome.
The Snakebite and Black. A drink surrounded with rumor and urban myth, that some pubs in England apparently refuse to serve. Does it have the affect people say? Find out here.
Bacon, Lemon and Tomato Pasta with Pelican Pub & Brewery Tsunami Stout: there's nothing subtle about this pairing, it is an all out flavor war in your mouth, and I like it that way.
I have had the pleasure to attend two of Party Downtown's Brewers Dinners recently, and both times I've walked away inspired to recreate one of their dish pairings in my own home.