Thirsty Thursday: Robert Hall 2011 Syrah

Tonight’s thirsty Thursday wine choice comes from Hall Ranch vineyard located in California’s central coast, Paso Robles. As I mentioned the last few weeks, I’ve been on a Paso kick. I love Napa, even lived in Sonoma for a while, but something about a movie I watched a year ago makes me want to explore…




The Beer You Drink When You Got Sh%t To Do

This weeks Thirsty Thursday is a beer from Lagunitas Brewing Company. Here’s the official Lagunitas description: Sometimes you want a beer, then you realize how much crap you need to do before you call it a day. This is it. Nicely dosed with Big, Round Hop Flavors and a Toasty Malt Foundation to satisfy your…




Thirsty Thursday Wine Edition: The Offering 2011

I get into my car and drive to Trader Joe’s, or the nearest grocery store. I head on over to the wine section and stare at the labels. This is one of my favorite things to do, and it’s also the unhealthiest for my bank account. Nonetheless, it’s something I do weekly. I should actually…




Calling An Audible on Thirsty Thursday

Sports, beer, and Dan Patrick, can we ask for anything more? Why yes, a six pack please. Dan Patrick and his Danettes teamed up with Redhook to create the ideal beer on game day. Learning to drink more IPA style beers has recently ruined my palate for lighter beer. Beers like Coors Light, Bud Light…




Thirsty Thursday: Bourbon Edition

I had to splurge a couple of weeks ago on a nice bottle of Bourbon. Since Christmas we were given a taste of a Balvenie aged 21 years in port casks. This particular bottle of bourbon had a wonderful smoothness filled with fruit and honey tones. But, on a strict budget I couldn’t bare to…