It’s 6 p.m. on a weekday evening and you’re headed to your local dive for a pint of something simple. You drop your bag on the scuffed, slightly sticky floor and grab the nearest empty barstool, proceeding to order whichever brew happens to be on the happy-hour list that night.
Picking up a beer-brined cheese, examining, sniffing and then, finally, consuming it, is analogous to getting into a relationship with a firefighter or a stripper. Reality trumps visual and olfactory signifiers. Peer at any hunk of dairy aged in beer or cider, and one will generally find a round hunk of rather intimidatingly “serious”-looking cheese […]
There is probably no better accompaniment to potato chips than beer, but not every chip flavor works with all styles of beer. Yet, when the pairing does work, it’s magical. So we present for your eating and drinking pleasure, the ideal beer pairing for every potato chip flavor. Drink and munch in good health!
Some swear by the Zodiac, some laugh it off, and some only pay attention when their horoscope says they’re gonna win a lot of money and also somehow marry Channing Tatum. But we all kind of like to be told a little bit about ourselves. You’re passionate, you’re sensitive, your sweater is on backwards, etc. […]