Jim Prinzing

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Oskar Blues Selling Crowler Machines to Other Breweries for Canned Beer to Go

Oskar Blues debuted its first table-top seaming machine last November at its Tasty Weasel taproom in partnership with longtime can supplier Ball …

That Blood Orange Digestif You Made? Add It to Margaritas

It’s done: The blood orange digestif we started last week steeped for six days. (In case you missed it, CHOW photographer Chris Rochelle took the …

Liqueurs

A Steakhouse Party, Minus the Steak

<i>Food52's Managing Editor Brette Warshaw is throwing</i> <i>no-stress weeknight parties for anyone, anytime, and (almost) every kitchen. You're invited.</i><p><i>Today: How to have the fun of a steakhouse -- in your home, on a weeknight. Read on for the game plan.</i><p>Going to a steakhouse is a glorious exercise in …

Mushrooms

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How to Decipher the Beer List at Your Local Craft Beer Bar

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>It's happened to the best of us. You fancy yourself to be pretty well-versed in all things ale and lager, but suddenly, you find yourself reading through the extensive menu at an ambitious new beer joint and you feel …

Train Your Beer Taste Buds with These Taste-Training Exercises

Citrusy, herbal, nutty, bitter...Great beers have many nuances of flavor and aroma. If you'd like to improve your beer appreciation and discover your …

Flavors

16 Great American Beer Festival Winners You Can Buy Now

Tickets to this year’s Great American Beer Festival sold out in 20 minutes. This isn’t shocking when you consider that over 600 of the best breweries …

Beer Festivals

8 essential craft beers

<b>No training wheels here: Behold, the bottles you must sip before you can call yourself a craft beer lover.</b><p><b>Aecht Schlenkerla Rauchbier:</b> Superbly …

A Massive Map of Beer For Obsessive Brew Snobs

There comes a time in life when the cheap, watery beer ubiquitous at youthful keg parties and in not-quite-legally-sourced 24-packs just <i>isn’t good</i> …

Homemade Croissants Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> You may think that homemade croissants are too hard or complicated to pull off and I admit, this recipe for Tartine Bakery's croissants takes a bit of time and planning to pull off, but the reward of fresh homemade croissants is worth every ounce of effort. <br>—Yossy Arefi<p><b>Makes:</b> …

Baking

Beer Experts Say These Are The 20 Best Beers In The World

Stanford University computer science post-doc Julian McAuley and assistant professor Jure Leskovec released a paper earlier this year outlining how our tastes change as we consume more products and gain more expertise.<p>Their theory was the more experience we have, the more we will like certain …

How to Pour A Beer: It's More Complicated Than You Think

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>How to pour a beer: it's a topic that produces a totally unreasonable amount of debate. Getting liquid into a glass isn't a complicated art. Popping the top and dumping it in there will get you most of the way to beery …

20 Foreign Words Every Beer Lover Should Know

More<p>BEER!<p>We love it. And you've voted. See which is the best American beer city.<p>Beer labels can carry some mystifying terminology. We've decoded some English language brewing- and marketing-speak, but now it's time we expand our scope into a few other languages. Time to brush up on a little German, …

Ken Grossman: How He Built Sierra Nevada One Beer At A Time

I spoke to Ken Grossman, the founder of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. and author of the new book “Beyond the Pale: The Story of Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.” Ken established Sierra Nevada back in 1980 when he showed his friend the basics of homebrewing beer. He began brewing five-gallon batches of beer on …

IPAs 13 ways

<b>IPAs are more than just bitter beasts; they can be forward, funky and fruity. Here’s our breakdown of the well-loved style.</b><p>1 <b>English IPA:</b> The OG IPA: …

India Pale Ale

21 Reasons You Should Definitely Drink More Beer

Not like you need convincing.

Alcohol

Homemade Blue Cheese Dressing

<i>Every Friday, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today, Tara from Seven Spoons helps us master the art of Blue Cheese Dressing.</i><p>For the longest time, I thought I didn't like blue cheese dressing. I'd had too many …

Blue Cheese

How to Make Any Caramel Corn in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Take back caramel corn from the state fair. With 5 simple steps and the perfect caramel ratio, you can make</i> …

Dessert

The Only Chocolate Cake Recipe You'll Ever Need

There are a lot of options when it comes to chocolate cake. Between molten lava cake, German chocolate, and devil's food cake, we seriously have an array of choices when we want cake that's rich with chocolate. But just like with everything else in life, not all chocolate cakes are created equal -- …

Beyond Beer: Emma Christensen on DIY Brewed Beverages

Some friends (and fellow homebrewers) gave me and my husband a gift certificate to a homebrewing store right after we were married. We brewed our …

Best beers to pair with burgers, fish, more

Wine has always been thought of as a great drink to complement a meal, but now beer is being taken more seriously when it comes to food pairing. Sam Calagione, founder and president of Dogfish Head Brewery, shares some of his favorite pairings.

Homemade Burger Buns

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Kelly Senyei of Just a Taste shares a recipe for homemade burger buns -- and a clever trick for proofing them.</i><p>The proper burger bun plays a …

Homemade

1 Batch of Ricotta, 6 Dinners

<i>Put time into dinner now, and you can make it last forever -- or at least the whole week. Welcome to Halfway to Dinner, where we show you how to stretch your staples every which way.</i><p><i>Today: Food52er and author of a new book (!) Jennifer Perillo is taking her love of ricotta into uncharted territory:</i> …

Ricotta

36 Cheap American Beers, Ranked

I realize you're going to spend Independence Day happily drinking whatever cold beer you're served, because you're polite and you're an alcoholic. …

Maid of Honor Loses Herself in Eminem-Inspired Wedding Toast

Call off the search party — we just found the real Slim Shady. At her sister's wedding on Saturday, the maid of honor, Jennifer Gabrielli, bust out a …

Star

Final 'Godzilla' Anime Movie Reveals Title, Teaser Poster<p>Anime 14 minutes ago<p>Anime<p>Marvel Teases Spidergeddon<p>Marvel Comics 15 minutes ago<p>Marvel …

The Walking Dead

Lexicon

• <b>Author:</b> Max Barry<p><b>Stick and stones break bones. Words kill.</b><p>They recruited Emily Ruff from the streets. They said it was because she's good with words.<p>They'll live to regret it.<p>They said Wil Parke survived something he shouldn't have. But he doesn't remember.<p>Now they're after him and he doesn't know …

Where the Most Important Part of Your Battery Comes From

Lithium's kind of a big deal. It powers everything from our gadgets to our cars—really our entire modern world. And that's not changing any time …