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World Record brewing attempt at WOB Saturday 6/23

June 21, 2012
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World Record brewing attempt at WOB Saturday 6/23

 Seeing as there’s no world record so banal that someone won’t certify it, it should come as no surprise that there is a worldwide race to brew the world’s bitterest beer. What is surprising is that some limey currently holds the title: Peter Fowler, head brewer of the Pitstop Brewery in Wantage, UK (just...
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Hopslam Cask Tapping at Will’s This Sunday!

April 21, 2012
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Hopslam Cask Tapping at Will’s This Sunday!

Bell’s Brewery out of Kalamazoo, MI is known for good products. Their Two-Hearted Pale Ale and Oberon Wheat Ale are nearly-flawless examples of their respective styles, perfectly suited for kicking back with friends and wishing the day adieu. Bell’s Hopslam Ale, on the other hand, is a flaming sword of fruity and floral hops,...
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Selection Reminder: Simple Living Institute’s Beermaking Workshop!

February 25, 2012
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Selection Reminder: Simple Living Institute’s Beermaking Workshop!

Saturday, Feb. 25 – Beermaking Workshop 2-5 p.m. Econ Farm 16206 Hamilton Drive $20-$25 For a lot of folks (OK, us), the biggest threat of the apocalypse isn’t an attack by cannibalistic mutants or Tina Turner in a fright wig – it’s the lack of good alcohol. The forward-thinkers at the Simple Living Institute...
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Free food tonight at College Park Market

June 16, 2011
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This just in from Chef Tony of Big Wheel Food Truck (a regular at the neighborhood markets and other dark, hungry alleys where food trucks roam): apparently Ford will be at the College Park Market held from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Infusion Tea tonight (that’d be Thursday, June 16 if you’re reading...
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Burns, baby, Burns

January 25, 2011
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Burns, baby, Burns

As all good Scots know, today is poet extraordinaire Robert Burns‘ birthday. If you don’t recall your junior year lit class so well, his Scots language verses make the dialogue in Trainspotting sound crisp and enunciated. Regardless, he’d be 252 today if that rotten tooth hadn’t gotten him, and as per tradition there are...
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In seasonally-appropriate restaurant name news…

October 4, 2010
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In seasonally-appropriate restaurant name news…

Have you ever been munching on some delicious flatbreads and dips at The Social Chameleon and thought “Man, I wish this place was bigger and located closer to the Executive Airport”? Poof! Wish granted! Taking up residence at the old Sandwich King location on Primrose Drive, the Chameleon’s Bret Ashman is opening a sister...
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