Archive for the ‘Cocktail Chronicles’ Category

In NH we are lucky to have great liquor stores. They have a giant inventory. I tend to go for the same brands most of the time. Other times I will try something new. Usually these new products are chosen based on interesting packaging. This is exactly how I ended   Read More ...

Categories: Cocktail Chronicles

Over the weekend Dave and I went to Vermont. While we were there we had the opportunity to go to Woodchuck Cider House. I was amazed at how many different and unique ciders they had. While tasting I came up with a new drink – my Raspberry Refresher! 12 oz Woodchuck Raspberry   Read More ...

Categories: Cocktail Chronicles

I figured that for our first post back, a great topic would be wedding food. Food is obviously really important to us, so in picking a wedding venue the food was a priority. My dress didn’t have pockets, so I didn’t have my phone most of the time and missed   Read More ...

Black Birch in Kittery, Maine is a hidden gem and one of our favorite restaurants. It’s not far from Portsmouth but doesn’t seem well known among Portsmouth tourists. Black Birch is our go to place for any celebrations or just because; big birthdays, new jobs, etc. We had scheduled a   Read More ...

Two of our favorite food adventurers joined us for our Seacoast Spirits Tour; Rich and Andrea. Andrea offered me a more in depth overview of Flag Hill including a review of each spirit that we tried. So this is her account of our trip to Flag Hill Winery and Distillery.   Read More ...

We have done a few beer tours now and they have all been pretty great. Since I don’t drink beer, I mostly go along for fun and to take the pictures. This week I planned a distillery tour, being a bit selfish as this was an activity I could participate   Read More ...

6 Months ago Dave and I were scheduled to go on our first date at Front Row Pizzeria in Exeter. I ended up getting stuck at work and had to cancel. Thankfully he was incredibly understanding and was willing to reschedule, and from there the rest is history. We decided   Read More ...

Andrea is very involved with the local goings on and always has great suggestions for fun and unique things to do. She invited us to join them for the NH Made Local Stars Celebration Dinner. It sounded pretty amazing and we were thrilled to go. The dinner was spectacular with so   Read More ...

Flatbread company is a (local) chain. However unlike most chains, they have more of a local focus. Flatbread seems to pride themselves on using locally produced foods. As a result all of their food tastes really fresh and is very delicious. Typically we order pizza to go, but it’s nice to   Read More ...

May is National Burger Month! Nothing says spring or summer like a great burger. Although, I believe they are pretty great in any season. During my time in China, I decided that if I could only have one type of food forever it would definitely be sandwiches (loosely defined). So   Read More ...

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