It was Tuesday afternoon…

… in Aarhus, Denmark. I was at JAOO 2001 to give a presentation and run a panel. I came by myself; The Wife and kids stayed at home because they had school (one a Sophomore in High School, one in 6th grade, and one in Kindergarten).

The conference was at the SAS Radisson Aarhus, a nice venue for this meeting. I wasn’t scheduled to do . . . → Read More: It was Tuesday afternoon…

September Beer Pairing Dinner – Guinness


(History on this report can be seen here. Beer scales/measurements are provided when available; see here for what these mean.)

September 2010 Beer Pairing Menu

Well, it’s that time of the month again. No, not that, but time for the beer pairing dinner. For Sepember 2010 we get a set of favorites, along with a new one, from Arthur Guinness’s brewery at St. James . . . → Read More: September Beer Pairing Dinner – Guinness

August Beer Pairing Dinner – Magic Hat Brewery


Flashback to about 4 years ago: The Wife and I, both enjoying nice beer and good food, discovered that a local fine restaurant known for wine pairing dinners was having a beer pairing dinner. We went by ourselves, not thinking of inviting anyone to join us. When we got there, we decided that it was B-O-R-I-N-G. Looking around, we saw one of our friends from . . . → Read More: August Beer Pairing Dinner – Magic Hat Brewery

Darn near saw a baseball game tonight

One of the guys at my office, Eric, found a way to score an entire luxury suite for a professional baseball game. That’s pretty cool. My oldest was an intern at a law firm this summer and they took all the interns to both Wrigley and The Cell (the White Sox play in prison?) for the skybox experience. She said it was great (I wouldn’t . . . → Read More: Darn near saw a baseball game tonight