Archive for the ‘Food Adventures’ Category

Dave and I would love to have a small farm one day. Nothing huge, just a couple animals (goats, chickens, etc). We love VT. So for our second anniversary we decided to combine those things and spend a weekend at a farm in VT. We found an incredible small farm   Read More ...

Andrea hosted a Beatles 50th Anniversary Celebration dinner last week. It looks like it was quite a night, and her post is below. There are a lot of additional posts which are linked throughout including their recipes and the beer pairings. Enjoy! 1964 Beatles Concert 50th Anniversary Meal Fifty years   Read More ...

As part of the Beatles 50th Anniversary Celebration they also had a different beer to pair with each course. Below is Andrea’s post about each of those pairings and their Beatles reference. BEER and BEATLES TASTING and PAIRING Eight Beers for Eight Days a Week BEER PAIRED WITH DESCRIPTION BEATLES SONGS   Read More ...

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 ...

On June 26th we attended the Taste of the Nation at Strawberry Banke in Portsmouth. The event raises money to fight hunger. I read that this years event raised well over $120,000. I also found the stats for last year and there were 59 restaurants and 35 beer and wine   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 ...

As part of our Distillery Tour on Saturday we decided to include one of the Breweries that we didn’t have time for during our earlier Brewery Tour; Blue Lobster Brewing Company. Since Blue Lobster is all about the beer Andrea nicely offered to write this review,  giving me time to   Read More ...

Categories: Ale Tales, Food Adventures

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 ...

After our amazing Vermont Beer Tour, I started thinking about all the breweries we have close to home. It seemed like the perfect opportunity to set up a Portsmouth Beer Tour. Our beer touring posse included my parents, my boyfriend and his parents, and my sister and her boyfriend. It   Read More ...

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