Posts tagged beer

Uncork wine-flavored popcorn

   October 9, 2013 7:07 am    0

Well I am certainly late to this party, but what a party it is: wine flavored popcorn. A New York City popcorn company — Populence (the web site is under maintenance, so if it doesn’t work, don’t pop your cork) — teamed with Kim Crawford, a winery out of  New Zealand to develop two popcorn flavors: Pinot…


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Food, wine and beer — it’s all right here

   December 13, 2012 1:48 pm    0

It’s here — our comprehensive food, wine and beer pages, and just in time for the holidays. Now you have all the Erie Times-News and food content in one place. Dining in? Check. Dining out? Check. Recipes? And how! Plus we have all the news you can use on beer, wine and cocktails. You’ll also…


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Cheers — it’s national beer day

   April 7, 2012 6:59 am    1

Saturday, April 7 is National Beer Day, called to my attention by KRUPS, the coffee maker people who also dabble in a kitchen appliance that makes beer. Where did Beer Day come from? Prohibition, of course!  On April 7th, 1933, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Cullen-Harrison Act. It ended the 13 years of alcohol prohibition in…


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What are you giving up for Lent?

   February 22, 2012 12:01 am    0

It’s appropriate food for thought, today. There were years that I gave up chocolate for the 40 days of Lent. I even got my kids to do it with me a few times. After a few of those adventures, my family and co-workers (at several different companies over the decades), begged me to never give up…


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