Category Archives: Pairings

Pairings in Winterport – The intersection of beer, wine and food

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I recently had the opportunity to sit down for a meal at Pairings in Winterport, Pairings is the food component of the Winterport Winery and Penobscot Bay Brewery. The event I attended was their monthly beer/wine dinner with a summer theme. With Pairings, owners Mike and Joan Anderson have created a space where fine food […]

Weigh anchor and set sail on a Maine beercation

The Mary Day. Photo Courtesy of the Schooner Mary Day

Picture this, you are starting your summer vacation, you’ve just arrived in Camden, Maine. You grab your belongings and head down to the docks, hand your bags up to a crew member and climb aboard a 90 foot, double masted Windjammer. The crew shows you to your bunk and you stow your belongings and head […]

Valentine’s Day Beer and Chocolate pairings

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My wife gave me a nudge recently, reminded me that Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and I should do a beer and chocolates pairing. I’m pretty sure she just wanted some chocolates but it was a great suggestion, so here are a few options I put together that you might enjoy. Lindeman’s Framboise and Raspberry […]