Tag Archives: Beer

Beer-braised pork shoulder

After a long, gloomy week that saw the people of Arkansas wondering if we’d ever see the sun again, we finally got a clear day — and even better, it was a Saturday. It had been some time since I … Continue reading

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Beer-braised chicken with fennel

Any of you who have kept up with this blog for awhile know that Jess and I love our beer. And while drinking the stuff is normally just fine with us, we also like to cook with beer. Brown ales … Continue reading

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Drunken Beans

I know this might surprise some of you, but there are times when I do really stupid things. Sometimes those things are forgivable, like eating a bag of Famous Amos cookies and a Diet Coke for lunch, but sometimes I … Continue reading

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The Pike Brewing Company

Ah, beer. From ancient times to this modern age, beer has been with us as the happy result of what happens to barley water when it gets a little funky. Lucky for us in these civilized times, mankind has gotten … Continue reading

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Review: U.S. Pizza Co. (Hillcrest)

I’ve eaten quite a lot of U.S. Pizza over the years, from their Dickson Street location while I was going to college in Fayetteville to their Fair Park location just a few blocks from where I work – but I … Continue reading

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Review: Boscos in the River Market

We like beer, but we unfortunately don’t have that many places in Arkansas that make the stuff.  The selection of out-of-state craft beers has been steadily getting better over the past few years, but our local brewers still face an … Continue reading

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Sunshine Wheat Citrus Caramel

In a lot of ways, it was New Belgium Brewing and a tour of their main facility in Fort Collins, Colorado that got Jess and me into craft beer in the first place.  Sure, we’d drink the occasional six pack … Continue reading

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College Football is Back: How About a Beer?

With memories still fresh of a season that saw the Arkansas Razorbacks make their first appearance in a BCS game, excitement is high all around the state for the 2011 college football season.  With the first weekend of games in … Continue reading

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Leftovers, Part 2

We always take more pictures than we can hope to use for the blog – and it’s a shame, because I think Jess’ pictures are one of the best parts of Arkansas Foodies.  So from time to time, I think … Continue reading

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Review: ZAZA Fine Salad & Wood-Oven Pizza Company

There’s no more basic a food pairing than pizza and a salad. For me, it conjures up memories of after-church trips to Pizza Hut for greasy, apathetic slices of pepperoni pizza and a wilted and slowly spoiling salad bar, watery … Continue reading

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