Apparently, July 27th is National Scotch Whisky Day. At least that’s what people are saying on Twitter and
During a recent office lunch at Fogo de Chao in Philadelphia (we dubbed this meal MeatFest or Meat-A-Palooza!), I was thoroughly stuffed and found myself declining dessert (my colleagues were flabbergasted!). Instead of ordering Fogo de Chao’s fiendishly delicious Papaya Cream (the gastronomic equivalent of
“Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.” – Ernest Hemingway If Ernest Hemingway were still alive, today would be his 112th birthday. After consulting the interwebz, I found out that one of Hemingway’s favorite drinks was called the Papa […]
In the July 2011 issue of Travel + Leisure Magazine, Philadelphia was ranked 17th on their list of America’s Best Beer Cities. 17th??? ARE YOU F#$%ING KIDDING ME! I was absolutely
Date Night In Old City Philadelphia: Beer Heaven, The Continental, Han Dynasty, and The Franklin Fountain
Our story begins with a “Do you two have any dinner plans for Saturday night?” text between Mrs. G-LO and Mrs. Alemonger. That text lead to even more texts, IMs, and phone calls as we secured babysitters, decided on a dining destination, and finalized the evening’s itinerary. Here […]
Here’s a little flowchart to hold you over until Season 5 of Mad Men starts in the Fall (hopefully!). Thanks to The Oatmeal for creating it and to @Feliciafied for posting the link on Twitter. Enjoy!
This is what I do on a Wednesday night when there’s a four day weekend on the way… Kick back, relax, and have a couple beers with my Peeps.
Happy Father’s Day to all the Dads out there. And to all the Moms and kids, here are some last minute gift ideas… Gifts for Dad: Craft Beer — It’s always the right size. Single Malt Scotch — It never goes out of style A personal brewery — […]
I should have known better! There was no way that this year’s Philly Beer Week Pub Crawl could ever match last year’s outing, which consisted of a 10AM start at the Reading Terminal Market, five different bars, the discovery of Ballast Point, Great Lakes and The Breury (they […]
Public speaking frightens me. The Tyranny of Tradition has beautifully illustrated what I feel like whenever I have to give a presentation, make a toast at a wedding, or even give a status report during a staff meeting. Thanks to Simon Brooking, the Malt Master Ambassador for Laphroiag,