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Beer and Cheese Pairing Notes, December 2015

My apologies for the infrequency of these dispatches, they have become a casualty of my success both with the beer program and with the writing phase of my professional life. In other words, the beer program’s success began to involve … Continue reading

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Some More Recent Posts from Beer Geeks TV Blog

On Great NYC Beer Bars At Beer Geeks TV Blog on Three Great NYC Beer Bars. http://www.ora.tv/beergeeks/article/2015/12/4/new-york-craft-beer-bars Three Great Barrel Aged Beers http://www.ora.tv/beergeeks/article/2015/11/27/barrel-aged-and-perfect-for-the-season Beers and Thanksgiving http://www.ora.tv/beergeeks/article/2015/11/20/bird-and-brew

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The Beer and Cheese Pairings Will Return Soon

I’ve been dealing with a flare up of carpal tunnel.

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92Y Winter/Spring 2015

March 12th:  The All American There’s more to American whiskey than bourbon and more to American cheese than Pleasant Ridge Reserve.  Come explore the range! http://www.92y.org/Event/The-All-American April 9th: Bruisin’ for a Cruisin’:  Big California Cabs and other potent wines and … Continue reading

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Upcoming Cheese Events at the 92nd St. Y

All classes are $45 except the December wine v. beer class.  November 6:  Only the Strong Survive: Beers with high ABV and cheeses to match Martin Johnson with Maggie Fuller Is it a post mid term election celebration or a … Continue reading

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Gastronomie 491 Cheese Plate of the Moment 09.10.13

What we’re feeling these days: Pantaleo (a tangy, floral Sardinian goat’s milk cheese) Roquefort Le Meunier (sweet, earthy and peppery in perfection dimension), Oma (earthy, buttery Vermonter), augmented by candied pecans, fig jam, and grapes. Ideal when accompanied by your … Continue reading

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Fromage of the Day, 06.28.13: Avonlea

Fromage of the Day, 06.28.13: Avonlea.  Earthy, complex and sharp, this clothbound cheddar is made on Prince Edward Island.  It pairs nicely with y0ur favorite Chenin Blanc (a vastly underrated combination), a T’Gaverhopke Extra or Singing Blonde, an Elmer T. … Continue reading

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