Tag: Recipes


Broccoli Cheddar Pale Ale Soup

Whew! I made it back from the Craft Brewer’s Conference in one piece! My flight home from Washington D.C. landed at 11pm last night only for me to unpack my suitcase and find a casualty. The TSA ‘inspected’ my suitcase and, well, fare ye well Breakfast Stout; my clothes will smell of you in memory […]

Read More


Pistachio Crusted Halibut in Hefeweizen Tangerine Sauce

Spring is here! Which means sunny days and lighter fare. Slowly but surely saisons are replacing stouts in my fridge and salads are replacing hearty stews for dinner. It also means this pup will spent her days lying in the sun (when not lying at my feet in the kitchen waiting for a scrap or […]

Read More


Caraway Soda Bread Pudding with Irish Cheddar

How’s that for a mouthful.. Caraway Soda Bread Pudding with Irish Cheddar. Whew. And while that may sound difficult to make, it couldn’t be more simple. Soda bread is a beautiful thing because there’s no yeast involved. I love baking bread, but I seldom have the patience to wait out the rise/knead/rise/knead process. Soda bread, […]

Read More


Beef and Stout Pie

Once upon a time I quit life. It was during college, which meant it was completely acceptable to throw your hands in the air and give up, even if only temporarily. And so I did. I put in my notice, rented a storage unit, couch surfed for a few months to save money (and because […]

Read More


Nut Brown Apple Cinnamon Muffins

Did I mention one of my recipes was published? No?? Okay, well.. Just over a year ago I moved back to San Diego after 7 years elsewhere. To be completely honest, I dreaded it. The San Diego I remembered was one as an underage scene kid who knew nothing more than all ages venues and […]

Read More


Chicken Chili con Cerveza

How do I not have a million different chili recipes on here? I genuinely don’t think there’s any other dish I cook as regularly as I cook chili – we’re talking once a month if not once a week. I might be obsessed?? Everyone has a favorite dish that makes the world just a little […]

Read More