Sips of the Week
Angry Orchard Traditional Dry (5.5% ABV) is crafted in the style of English draft ciders and imparts bittersweetand slightly spicy flavors with a bright apple aroma. Its dryness makes mouths pucker and look forward to another sip
Angry Orchard Elderflower (5.0% ABV) showcases tropical fruitiness reminiscent of lychee, pear and citrus to compliment the rich, crisp apple background.
David Sipes, Cider Maker at Angry Orchard
We talked this cider maker at Angry Orchard to hear about how these delicious ciders can be part of a gluten free lifestyle. David studied at University of California, Davis, and received a Bachelor of Science in Fermentation Science. When he graduated, he worked at a brewery in California and then began working on cider recipes 15 years ago when he joined The Boston Beer Company.
Shauna Ahern, Gluten Free Girl
Shauna James Ahern is the author of the cookbook, Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef, named one of the best cookbooks of 2010 by The New York Times, and the food memoir, Gluten-Free Girl. She is also the author, photographer, and head baker at Gluten-Free Girl and the Chef, her wildly popular food blog , which she creates with her chef husband, Daniel Ahern. Her work has been published or recognized by The New York Times, Gourmet, Bon Appetit, Epicurious, Babble, The Guardian, Gilt Taste, CNN’s Eatocracy, and The Washington Post.
HALIBUT EN PAPILLOTE
Don’t let the French phrase fool you. This is one of the simplest preparations you will find for a delicious seafood dish.
Once you have eaten this, you’ll probably want to bake nearly every piece of fish you can find. Do. Experiment. Play. And stock up on parchment paper. Link to Recipe
5/4: National Harbor Wine & Food Festival, National Harbor, MD
6/1: Hunt Valley Great Grapes Festival, Hunt Valley, MD
7/25-27 AC Food & Wine Festival , Atlantic City, NJ
We’ll talk to Allen Katz of NY Dististilling and Marlo Scott of Sweet Revenge Wine Bar…two amazing entreprenuers who have taken their passions to create successful businesses.
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