We received some concord grapes in our produce box, and after eating a few they started to languish in the fridge. Not wanting them to go to waste, I remembered my friend NC making a grape shrub last year, so I quickly searched the internet for a recipe and got to work. I used this recipe from Food 52: https://food52.com/recipes/19334-concord-grape-balsamic-shrub 3 1/2 cups Concord grapes … Continue reading Concord Grape Balsamic Shrub
On a recent trip to the walnut farm down in California, we were lucky enough to arrive at the tail end of the cherry harvest. I have several posts to come about the bounty I brought home, but we’ll kick it off with the first one that got my wheels turning. The neighbors down the road gifted us a jar of White Cherries in Canadian … Continue reading Rainers in Whiskey
When in London, you don’t want to miss out on the oldest whiskey shop in town, Milroy’s. BK had sent me here on a mission 5 years ago to pick up a special bottle for our wedding day, and with a special birthday at hand it seemed like a return trip should happen. The closest subway stop was currently closed for construction so it was … Continue reading Milroy’s of Soho
This spot popped up on both Yelp and Foursquare as recommendations for me and since it wasn’t too far from our hotel we for sure wanted to check it out – I can’t recommend Grandma’s enough. Super chill vibe, tucked away on a quiet street under a guitar shop. It was full but not overflowing as we arrived, with two stools left just for us … Continue reading Grandma’s Bar in Sydney
On the flight over I randomly spotted and ad for the New Zealand Whisky Company and since it was on our route we of course planned a stop. Its right in the historic part of Oamaru which made the stop even better so we could walk around a bit after our tasting and before driving again 🙂 There were three tasting flight options, BK chose … Continue reading NZ Whisky Company in Oamaru
Always a dangerous array of whiskey available at SC’s house: Continue reading How drunk will BK get tonight?
What is it? A pickleback is a shot of whiskey with a spicy pickle juice chaser: Continue reading Who likes pickle shots?
If you find yourself in West Glacier, Montana go visit Glacier Distilling. We popped in to find a cute 4 seat bar where they gave us a full tasting of their delicious products. In addition, they have a full cocktail menu of drinks featuring their whiskies so we each enjoyed a cocktail as well. an unexpected fun surprise! Continue reading Glacier Distilling