No big bash is complete without a good guacamole dip! We all want to indulge but don’t necessarily want to pay the prince the next day after we have eaten EVERYTHING on the tables because all the sides and snacks just looked too good to pass up… this is great with healthy-style “chips: Serve with lettuce… Read More Good Ol’ Fashioned Guacamole Dip
Big Brewery Birthday Bash Coming Up in Santa Rosa Fogbelt Brewing Company turns three this year, and the Santa Rosa brewery certainly have a lot to cheer to: a series of great events, an ever busy taproom, a phenomenal chef serving up seasonally inspired dishes and, of course, loads of fantastic beers. To celebrate their… Read More Fogbelt Celebrates Third Birthday!
It’s “Younger” Time!! Pliny the Younger is to beer loving adults like Santa Claus is to children under 10. We make our plans for the day or days we will wait in line, make lists of what we will bring to occupy our time, and tell all of our friends how excited we are for… Read More Pliny the Younger – More Exciting than Santa Claus
SF Beer week is one of my favorite times of the year; it’s my birthday and I get to enjoy copious amounts of amazing beers from all across the Bay Area and beyond. Beer week is an action packed week filled with beer dinners, beer pairings, educational seminars with brewers and brewery owners, sensory seminars… Read More Drink Up, it’s Time for SF Beer Week
Fogbelt Brewery is hosting a comedy show TOMORROW NIGHT!! Fogbelt Brewing, a small Santa Rosa spot that is becoming an institution among the thirty-somethings is holding a comedy show on Dec 4th starting at 8pm. The evening will be hosted by Cody Smith. There is a $5 cover to get you in the door… Read More Fogbelt Brewery is hosting a comedy show TOMORROW NIGHT!!
Get fishy with St. Florian’s Brewery today and tomorrow (November 19th and 20th) from 4-8pm. Viva la Baja will be there serving up some great tacos, burritos, and enchiladas. This delicious fare is made up of all kinds of fresh fishy goodness: shrimp, shrimp, and more shrimp, plus a little salmon and other types of… Read More St. Florian’s rainy day fun!!
NORCAL BEER GEEKS FESTIVAL TOMORROW! Don’t miss the 3rd annual NorCal Beer Geeks Festival TOMORROW at the Petaluma veterans building. A fun beer event with a great cause. Here are the details on Sonoma Magazine. Hope to see you there! Cheers, Jess
The Russian River Brew Pub crew and local visitors are no strangers to the mass crowds lining up outside of the pub. Pliny the Elder brings people here to Santa Rosa from all over the world. Pliny the Younger, in February, has people “tailgating” with their chairs, blankets, and food, waiting for hours on end to have a… Read More Russian River Brewing Company is “All Hopped Up For The Cure”
Just in time for Fall: Sonoma County Style Comfort Food and Full Bodied Wheat Beer- Perfect Pairing: Modern Times Unfortunate Islands. It’s a delightful combo!!! Another great pairing is the Double Aught Pilsner from Bear Republic. The sweetness of the wheat or the Pilsner brings out the sweetness of the coconut nectar and is well… Read More Roasted Cauliflower Salad + Hoppy Wheat Beer or Pils
I am excited to announce that I am the new craft beer writer for the Press Democrats SonomaMag.com. I will be featuring beer buzz in an around Sonoma County, as well as recipes, beer pairings, and tips! Here is a link to my first article. Add your email to my mailing list to stay informed!!… Read More New Craft Beer Writer for the Press Democrats Sonoma Magazine