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Jonathan Gold Talks Fideo at Colonia Publica

Posted October 16, 2015 by | 1 Comment | ]
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Jonathan Gold is the Pulitzer Prize-winning food writer for the LA Times. This week, he talks fideo and micheladas at Colonia Publica, the latest restaurant by Ricardo Diaz.

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This Week on Good Food: Alcohol, Caffeine and the Death of the Microwave

Posted June 27, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
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Besha Rodell talks about her award-winning article on the cultural significance of the 40 oz, and we hear about Blue Bottle Coffee’s acquisition of Handsome Coffee Roasters. Plus, is the microwave era over?

Beer, Eating, Holiday Food »

Beer Pairings for your Super Bowl Sunday Snacks

Posted January 31, 2014 by | Comments Off | ]
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From nachos to potato skins, L.A. beer sommelier Christina Perozzi tells us what beers go best with all your favorite Super Bowl snacks.

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Pie Drinks and Hare Pie at Ray’s and Stark Bar

Posted August 30, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]

If you don’t get enough pie at our September 7 contest, there will be more pie to eat – and drink – that day at Ray’s and Stark Bar at the museum.

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Ticket Giveaway: 2013 LA Craft Beer Crawl Aug 10-11

Posted August 5, 2013 by | 25 Comments | ]

It’s time for the 2013 LA Craft Beer Crawl in DTLA.  Last year’s event sold out quickly so this year an extra day’s been added so you can expand your consumpti..oops I mean knowledge of Craft Beers.  Share a story about learning that all beer isn’t mass produced lager.  I’ll pick my three favorite stories to each win a pair of tickets!  Good Luck! …

Beer, Meats, Pie a Day, Recipes, Savory »

Recipe: Chicken and Guinness Pot Pie

Posted July 18, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]
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Today’s pie makes us sad. Sad that we’re a long way away from pot pie weather.

Then again, we do have air conditioning here at KCRW, and Heather Christo’s Chicken and Guinness Pot Pie is pretty tempting…

It comes from her book Heather Christo’s Generous Table.

Click for the recipe.

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Top Five Finalists Announced for Evan’s Pie Beer Name

Posted July 9, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]
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We received over 200 comments on our #PieBeer naming contest. Thank you to everyone who participated! After a long pow wow with my friends at The Bruery I have narrowed the submissions down to five candidates. Drum rolllllll…..

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I Made a Pie Beer with The Bruery – Now It’s up to you to name it!

Posted July 5, 2013 by | 3 Comments | ]
Pie in the Mash!

We’ve launched a contest to name my pie beer! “Pie Beer?” you ask… “Yes,” I answer. Below is the story of how my pie beer with The Bruery came to pass.
A couple of months ago my pal, Beer Chick, Christina Perozzi suggested that for a summer project we should get into my kitchen and do my first home brew.  She suggested I think about what kind of style …

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Recipe: Rhubarb Raspberry Pie

Posted July 4, 2013 by | 5 Comments | ]
Pies for Beer

Hi there.  I’m Evan and I’ll be your initiator to another fantastic summer of  communal pie.  We’re now entering our 5th summer of Pie-a-Day.  That’s CRAZY! But  it’s also super satisfying. That first summer of 2009 all I wanted to do was get better at making pies. So I promised myself (and a few thousand of you) that I would make a pie …