Böner Gravy (It is my family name you pervert!) Apparently, one of the things I am know for making well, is biscuits, and gravy. My dear friend Kelly tells me it is something she looks forward to, every time I come to visit. Part of having the Böner family name is pleasing the ladies, so… Read More Epic Sausage Gravy, Recipe for Böner Gravy.
So, back in the day Ma used to make this bad-ass bean dip. It was served hot. One day she was making it, and I asked her to teach me how. She showed me what she did. I took Mom’s epic good dish, and made it my own. The first few times I tried to… Read More Bean Dip!!!
My dear friend Star is known for her lovely cookies. Star’s pumpkin cookies were always my favorite. (Moving forward, I will spell this word phonetically. The way it is said in the dialect of English, from the rural area I am from.) They are small, not to sweet, a little spicy, with just a touch of… Read More Punkin’ Cookies
This is a recipe for a bastardized version of Flemish Beef, and Beer stew. In Flemish, it is called Vlaamse Stoverij. In French, it is called Carbonnade Flamande. Think of it as meat in a gravy like sauce. So, back in the day, I came across a recipe for a dish like this in Beer… Read More Flemish Beef, and Beer Stew. Vlaamse Stoverij, or Carbonnade Flamande.
For years I have carried a bag with me every day. It was an old Ring Side gym bag. It was my man purse. I realized I had a bag that would be better for the same purpose. Here is a video I made of it.
In 13 years of brewing I have destroyed a lot of shirts, and pants. Cotton gets wrecked when cleaning chemicals eat through it. I have found Dickies work ware with it’s 65/35% Poly/cotton blend holds up to brewery work. I also talk about the other clothing that improves my quality of life. I amused myself… Read More Dress Like a Brewer
Flock Party! Back Story: I started to hear about Black Raven Brewery back in 2010. By the summer of 2011, I was hating my life. I answered to a unsavory, know-nothing, 27 year old, dipshit that did not recognize how important I thought I was. The new corporate winery ownership that took over the company I was… Read More 1 Outstanding Eastside Brewery! Black Raven Brewery.
I am a fan of coffee. Actually, I am a hopeless addict. Several years back I started roasting my own coffee. I read a book called, “Home Coffee Roasting”. Home Coffee Roasting, Revised, Updated Edition: Romance and Revival Soon I was roasting my own, and making some of the best coffee I have ever had. Another… Read More How To Roast Coffee Beans At Home.
Guttentag; So, I was too exited to sleep on the flight and showed up in Munich on ~25min. sleep. I decided it was time to man up and skip a nap, as to better get acclimated to the time difference. We got checked into the hotel around noon. then headed out to the town.… Read More Bier-trip 2009 day 1!!!
This morning we got up before the sun. We met our taxi outside the pension at 5:30am. We headed off to the Wien Fughafen to catch a little plane to Frankfurt. We spent only an hour in the air and were checking into our hotel just before lunch time. After getting checked in we… Read More Apfel Wine. Eating, and Drinking in Frankfurt… 11/6/10