Category Archives: news

Beer and Cheese Pairings August 23 and 24

I used to think that the hardest transition in offering downtown New Yorkers top flight beer and cheese was from Sunday, when the vibe was typically chill, to Monday when the hustle bustle often came just short of violent. I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, gourmet, news, whiskey, wine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

At The Beer Geeks TV Show blog on Gose

A new home from my scribbles. http://www.ora.tv/beergeeks/article/gose

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, gourmet, news, thoughts and musings, whiskey, wine | Leave a comment

Beer and Cheese Pairings July 19

I’ve been a good sport–you could say a team player–for much of the last month when it cones to what goes on the tasting board at Westside Market East Village. What you want that Shandy sampled? Sure, I’ll put it … Continue reading

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, news, whiskey, wine | Leave a comment

Only The Strong Survive

Thursday November 6, Maggie Fuller and I will be teaching a beer and cheese class called Only The Strong Survive: High ABV Beer and Potent Cheeses to Match at the 92nd St. Y.  Tickets are available via this link, http://www.92y.org/Event/Beers-with-High-ABV-and-CheeseContinue reading

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, gourmet, news, Upcoming Events, whiskey, wine | Leave a comment

I may go buy a piece of Roquefort today before it’s gone

Makes no sense. None. http://www.medicaldaily.com/fda-bans-roquefort-other-french-cheeses-due-bacteria-levels-though-theyre-virtually-301638#.VA2vVxNEGdg.facebook

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, gourmet, news, thoughts and musings | Leave a comment

Possibly the Coolest Cheese Tasting Ever

And I’ve held a lot of them. Here are the details. September 18 and December 4:  The Cheese Pairing Showdown:  Beer vs. Wine Martin Johnson with Maggie Fuller (beer expert) and Michael Whidden (wine authority) Which beverage pairs better with … Continue reading

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, Fromage of the Day FoD, gourmet, news, Upcoming Events, whiskey, wine | Leave a comment

Upcoming! The Fall Cheese and Beer/Wine/Whiskey Classes at the 92nd St. Y

September 18:  The Cheese Pairing Showdown:  Beer vs. Wine Martin Johnson with Maggie Fuller (beer expert) and Michael Whidden (wine authority) Which beverage pairs better with cheese, beer or wine?  Join us as we explore the issue by pairing five … Continue reading

Posted in beer, cheese, culinary, food, foodie, Fromage of the Day FoD, news, Upcoming Events, whiskey, wine | Leave a comment