Category Archives: Restaurants

Heineken at the Bean Town Ranch

Remember that bachelor party last week?  Well, here I am at the wedding.  This ranch to the east of Ottawa offers a very picturesque setting for a wedding.  This being autumn, it was getting a bit on the chilly side … Continue reading

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Red Tail Ale at Boudin Bakery

160 Jefferson Street, San Francisco, CA Regular readers of this blog know how yeast works.  Yeast lives in the air, but you can capture it in bread or open brewing vats.  If you have a yeast you like, the yeast … Continue reading

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Tyskie in Restauracja "Jolka”

ul. Ordona 29, Szczecinek, Poland The small Polish town of Szczecinek was once the small German town of Neustettin.  The Germans built a really great park along the lake that the Poles inherited.  Inside that park on the edge of … Continue reading

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Żywiec in the Zamek Uniejów Castle

West bank of the Warta River, Uniejów, Poland The town of Uniejów is pretty small, so unless you’re from there you may not know where it is.  It’s almost in the centre of Poland, just like my hometown that you … Continue reading

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Warka in Toruń Old Town

Manekin Restaurant, Rynek Staromiejski 16, Toruń, Poland Toruń Old Town is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for it’s 13th century street plan, Gothic houses with Baroque exteriors, old fortifications and castle ruins, and so on.  For me, heritage comes alive … Continue reading

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Hatz Weizen Dunkel at the Pagodenburg Café

Kapellenstraße 34, Rastatt, Germanyhttp://www.pagodenburg.de/ Rastatt is a nice old palace in the typical Baroque style, certainly not spectacular, but in it’s own way pretty special that it’s found in this small town.  Our tour guide was an older woman in … Continue reading

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Fischer at the Zuem Strissel Winstub

5, place de la Grande Boucherie, Strasbourg, Francehttp://www.strissel.fr/ Arrived safely in Europe, and of course had to celebrate with a beer.  Alsace also has some good wines, but darn it all, this is a beer drinking blog and they have … Continue reading

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