I’m a big fan of spicy food and always make my orders “extra hot” when I get an opportunity to do so…but there is a fine line between hot and stupid hot. A few days ago, I crossed that line, and went into the land of the Bhut Jolokia- aka the Ghost Pepper. The word […]
Food & Drink
Some would call you a man-child, but we would just say you're inexperienced. If you're looking for recipes and cooking guides written in the most simplistic, straight forward way possible, then stick around. We'll make a master chef out of you yet, and you'll likely get drunk along the way. What's a meal without a drink?
I’ve always been a rather slender fellow, and eating enough food to gain weight has been a constant struggle for me. I knew that I simply wasn’t eating enough, and that breakfast was the toughest meal of the day for me. In light of that, I decided to start experimenting with breakfast foods, and I […]
For craft beer enthusiasts, there is hardly any other place to celebrate their passion than the city of Portland. With dozens of local breweries and always growing, a weekend away in this city never seems long enough to visit as many as possible. Especially, when you want to try all the taster flights that each brewery […]
Over the past 15 years, the Hopscotch Festival in Vancouver has become a hotbed for bringing together whisky, beer, and spirits enthusiasts. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U66dyTfctvA It’s a week-long celebration in November that brings 5000 fans to 27 events, including the Grand Tasting Hall nights, where anyone can become their own personal connoisseur as they sip on the […]
Once upon a time, I wrote a little article about making breakfast just a little more interesting. I eat eggs for breakfast almost every morning, and sprinkling on a bit of salt and pepper just wasn’t cutting it anymore. Eventually, I found the solution: spices. They’re simple, inexpensive, and make a world of difference. I […]