These Pretzels Are Making Me Thirsty

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Pretzels served with mustard have long been a part of game day traditions. In fact, many might suggest that they first appeared in ballparks, in the late 19th century. Credit the resident German population for introducing sausages, the precursor of hot dogs, and salty pretzels into our game day occasion celebration. What’s better to quench…

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Bohemian Rhapsody

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In North America, Pilsner is synonymous with any cold beer and the term is often inappropriately thought of as lager. However, Pilsner has its own distinct style and taste and is, in fact, a sub-style of the more general lager category. The origin of this golden style of lager is Bohemia, located within the confi…

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It’s Black & White: A Stout & Porter Retrospective

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Stout and porter are the beer world’s answer to coffee and chocolate. These bold flavours shared by both beer styles make them distinctly different compared to other ales, but with a shared history and so many variations within each type of beer, it can be hard to decipher the differences between the two. Arguably the…

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