A Fetching Dinner for Seven Brides Brewing at Silver Grille Café in Silverton February 26, 2010
Desserts

A Fetching Dinner for Seven Brides Brewing at Silver Grille Café in Silverton

It was a bubbly night at the Silver Grille Café in Silverton, Oregon on January 30, 2010. Friends, fans and family of Seven Brides Brewing gathered for a much-anticipated six-course dinner created by Chef Jeff Nizlek, who expertly paired each of his courses with a different brew. Carefully chilled kegs of six of the Seven Brides’ brews were tended by Jeff DeSantis, […]

Dungeness Crab Martini – Cracked not Stirred 4 Febuary 2010
Appetizers Seafood

Dungeness Crab Martini – Cracked not Stirred

The martini is perhaps the most romanticized and bastardized alcoholic wallop ever invented. Among famous martini aficionados are Winston Churchill, FDR, Ernest Hemingway, Cary Grant and the fictional James Bond who preferred his “shaken, not stirred” and with vodka. H. L. Mencken once called the martini “the only American invention as perfect as the sonnet.” […]