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Beach City Brewery Review, #AmericanCraftBeerWeek Day 3

Beach City Brewery Review: Crafty Ales, Russian Imperial Stouts and the Dankiest IPA Yet Beach City Brewery situated in Huntington Beach, home of yours truly was a perfect way to spend a Monday night. Celebrating their one year over the weekend, the board was full of crafty anniversary ales highlighting some very unique brews, like…


American Craft Beer Week, Avery Brewery’s IPA Review - Confessiongirl.com

American Craft Beer Week, Avery Brewery’s IPA Review

In honor or American Craft Week, we thought we would pick a few selections to highlight this week. First up, an Indian Pale Ale from Avery Brewing Company in Boulder, Colorado. Brewer’s Notes Avery IPA demands to be poured into your favorite glass to truly appreciate the citrusy, floral bouquet and the rich, malty finish.…


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2012 Pacificana Zinfandel From Club W Review

Adventures in Wine Tasting: Club W 2012 Pacificana Zinfandel After a little bit of hiatus, I finally opened the third bottle from my Club W wine box, the 2012 Pacificana Zinfandel. This surprising gem was wonderful from the moment I popped the cork. An untraditional Zin has loads of juicy aromas and complex layers on…


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Game of Thrones Sons of the Harpy Episode Rundown

The weakest scurry, fanatic cults rise, and Jon Snow knows nothing again, WHAT, in this week’s Game of Thrones Sons of the Harpy Episode Rundown. Yes, we finally got a glimpse of Dorne in the opening credits with a wrapping, open mouthed snake rising toward the sky. We know something ruthless will come out of…


A few Cinco de Mayo Facts & Recipes To Enjoy The Day - Confessiongirl.com

A few Cinco de Mayo Facts & Recipes To Enjoy

Cinco de Mayo is really more of a United States celebrated tradition than in Mexico, but increasing the popularity around the world, like Australia. Though Cinco de Mayo has been titled the Mexican Independence, in Mexico their independence is actually celebrated on September 16th. Plus, the festivities were originally called El Dia de la Batalla de Puebla, when…


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Game of Thrones High Sparrow Episode Rundown

Game of Thrones High Sparrow Episode Rundown   No Book Spoilers Please Psychos rule the world of GoT, Ramsey Bolton marriage proposal and we meet the new leader of the Sparrows, which I assume by Cersei’s reaction they smell pretty bad?! My first take on High Sparrow underwhelmed me at first, except for the two ‘oh…


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‘The Wars to Come’, Game of Thrones Season 5 Is Underway

(Non Book Reader Review), The Wars to Come Episode Breakdown Sunday felt a little like Christmas morning with Game of Thrones season 5 premiere, and of course the continuation of Mad Men’s final season. Though our viewing party had fans of both shows, I understand that they are from two completely geeky worlds – but…


PG-13 Pinot Grigio Wine Review

PG-13 Pinot Grigio Wine Review From Club W

Bottle #2: Crisp, Refreshing and Ready For Spring It’s time to review my second bottle from my Club W box, the PG-13 Pinot Grigio! Ever since I started drinking wine, I mostly gravitated to earthy robust red wines. In the last couple of years, since California seems to skip winter, a nice cold refreshing glass…