Tag Archives: Fromage

Beer and Cheese Pairings October 2

There are several reasons that these dispatches have become less frequent. For one, some of the pairings have become routine and feel less newsworthy as a result. Some of the good ones get lost in the writing workload that I … Continue reading

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ICYMI, That NY Times Story

It came up a few times recently, so those of you just tuning into the narrative, here’s that NY Times story, a story about me rather than by me, but happily a story about writing that I’ve done, albeit on … Continue reading

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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

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Beer and Cheese Pairings August 16-21

There hasn’t been much time for either pairing or blogging this week. At the store, Westside Market East Village, we’re without our stock guy, who quit after calling out for two weeks. This means my boss and I have to … Continue reading

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Fromage of the Day, 01.01.14: Vacherin Mont D’Or

Fromage of the Day, 01.01.14: Vacherin Mont D’Or.  Goopy, mushroomey and well, ecstasy inducing, this cheese is a seasonal wonder made at the end of the harvest in France and Switzerland.  It pairs nicely with your favorite Islay Single Malt … Continue reading

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