THE SUN CHRONICLE
Beer? A Tie? Sure, they go together.
The Notester’s a little late getting this to you, but is tickles my fancy, and The Notester knows creativity is rampant among our readers, so get designing something – like a tie for Father’s Day.
Entries for Narragansett Brewery’s third annual Father’s Day tie design contest are tomorrow, Jan 22nd. The design has to incorporate Narragansett Beer “elements and imagery,” and will be judged on creativity, wearability and “Gansettness.”
Rhode Island: Lager And Porter, Narragansett
I got a few emails from very nice people representing Narragansett over the fall asking if I would like some samples and, of course, I said yes. From Great American Beer , I learn that the brand was bought back from Pabst in 2003 by Mark Hellendrung , a local businessman. So, while I was not expecting that much from a regional brewer, it's nice ...
We featured ROOT Organic Liqueur in our holiday gift guide. Zach gave Clay a bottle as a Christmas gift, and we've enjoyed trying it. On the rocks, it's a bit much for us, like a really boozy root beer. But we loved it mixed with ginger ale. Want to try it? You can order ROOT here.
In their December issue, Fine Cooking features an interesting blog that was new to us: TheOldieFoodie.com. On the site, author Janet Clarkson writes about food history and historic recipes. The recipe archive is astounding, with titles like "To dresse a Hare or Cunny in brothe, with a pudding in their bellyes (1588)." We're adventurous cooks, but we're steering clear of that one.
I realize that Providence RI is a little out of our territory, but as I’ve said before, I like pushing out these fun beer-contests. Who knows, maybe one of our readers will win and bring beer-fame to Northeastern PA. Winners...
Happy Birthday Sailor Jerry
Posted by Kevin on January 14th, 2010
Below is a clip of Phildelphia Eddie out-take from the Hori Smoku movie. Yes, I’ve posted this before – but it’s still awesome.
“That fuckin’ Sailor Jerry…”
If you’re artistic, and you like Narragansett beer, here’s a contest for you.
NARRAGANSETT BEER KICKS OFF
3rd ANNUAL FATHER’S DAY TIE DESIGN CONTEST
New England Brewer Seeks Winning Design To Be Featured On 2010 Father’s Day Ties