Cooking with Beer: Chocolate Stout Gummy Bears

This summer, a bizarre (but genius!) trend took the internet and all of the “basics” by storm – Rose wine gummy bears.  The waitlist climbed to nearly 20,000 people!  While this is insanity, I had to try them.  And they were delicious…  Of course, this got me thinking.  Can’t you make a gummy with any … More Cooking with Beer: Chocolate Stout Gummy Bears

Cooking with Beer: What to pair with Chocolate Chip Cookies

To be fair, this post isn’t actually about cooking with beer, more about food pairings.  Specifically pairing beer with chocolate chip cookies.  This particular “tasting” was a long time in coming as I have a friend who is consistently searching for the best chocolate chip cookie in the same way that I am searching for the … More Cooking with Beer: What to pair with Chocolate Chip Cookies

Cooking with Beer: Barrington Brewery Chocolate Stout Cake

I was charged with making a cake for my sister’s wedding shower.  No small feat. So I decided to use my favorite cake recipe – a St. Patricks day classic. St. Patricks day is not known for being predicated on excellent beer.  But for me, it’s about excellent cake.  Every year, I make the Chocolate … More Cooking with Beer: Barrington Brewery Chocolate Stout Cake