Thursday, November 15, 2018

Craft Beer In Tampa Bay

Bar review: Daily News Cafe & Restaurant delivers

Bar review: Daily News Cafe & Restaurant delivers

It’s always a treat to pick up a menu and find more than a few unfamiliar beer names. Hofbräu and Weihenstephaner? Classic options, sure, but how about Laško? Had that one lately/ever? Chateau Ste. Michelle and Estancia make regular...
Updated one month ago
Local craft beer of the week: Caged Pelican Baltic Porter

Local craft beer of the week: Caged Pelican Baltic Porter

If you’re going to do a local collaboration, go all the way. The Pesky Pelican Brewpub, a St. Petersburg nanobrewery and restaurant, has teamed up with brewer Eric Richardson of downtown St. Pete’s Cage Brewing for Caged Pelican, a stro...
Updated one month ago
Recipe for bread pudding with bourbon sauce

Recipe for bread pudding with bourbon sauce

Enjoy a taste of the Big Easy with Bourbon Bread Pudding With Bourbon Sauce.
Updated one month ago
Taste test: Pumpkin spice cereal

Taste test: Pumpkin spice cereal

Our panelists spent a lot of time this season sampling pumpkin spice-flavored foods.
Updated one month ago
Local craft beer of the week: Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale, Sea Dog Brewing Co.

Local craft beer of the week: Shipyard Pumpkinhead Ale, Sea Dog Brewing Co.

October is the month where we stop complaining about seasonal creep and unapologetically enjoy the many pumpkin beers that have been on the shelves since late summer. Maine’s Shipyard Brewing Co. is one of the oldest players in that game, with...
Updated one month ago
Bar review: Platt Street Borough aims to be the go-to for SoHo-ites

Bar review: Platt Street Borough aims to be the go-to for SoHo-ites

As someone who has flirted with the idea of success for many years, it’s nice to see people who appear to be actively enjoying it. At least, that’s the vibe I get when I visit many of the bars and nightclubs in Tampa’s SoHo neigh...
Updated one month ago
Local craft beer of the week: Headbanger IPA, 7venth Sun Brewery

Local craft beer of the week: Headbanger IPA, 7venth Sun Brewery

The Spring of Tampa Bay and CASA are two local organizations specializing in the prevention of domestic violence, as well as support and shelter for its victims. This is a vital issue, to be sure, but it’s an issue even closer to home for 7venth Sun ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Local craft beer of the week: Fitzmagic Double IPA, St. Pete Brewing Company

Local craft beer of the week: Fitzmagic Double IPA, St. Pete Brewing Company

It’s a smart bit of marketing, branding a freshly finished beer with the hype of the local football phenomenon. It’s low risk, too: If the surprise performance of Bucs backup quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick didn’t continue into a third and final week be...
Updated: 2 months ago
Craft beer of the week: Barrel-Aged Hazelnut Imperial Stout with Cacao Nibs, Cycle Brewing

Craft beer of the week: Barrel-Aged Hazelnut Imperial Stout with Cacao Nibs, Cycle Brewing

St. Petersburg’s Cycle Brewing has built its name on a series of rich, robust and decadent barrel-aged imperial stouts, earning it an international — yes, international — reputation as one of the top stout breweries out there. In years past, getting ...
Updated: 2 months ago
Craft beer of the week: Tangerine Hefeweizen, Lagerhaus Brewery & Grill

Craft beer of the week: Tangerine Hefeweizen, Lagerhaus Brewery & Grill

While it rarely enjoys the hype of the area’s younger breweries, Palm Harbor’s Lagerhaus Brewery & Grill has been quietly serving up excellent European-style beers for nearly 10 years, crafted by Austrian brewmaster Franz Rothschadl. The first beer i...
Updated: 3 months ago

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