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BEER BEETOLOGY GOSLINGS GINGER BEER MULTIPLE TEST INGREDIENTS SIDES Traverse Bay Fruit Co.

GINGER BEER BEETS

I GOT THE GOODS Made from the ingredients on display by YOU KNOW WHO! And you know where to come for the best! At CHEF SHARON’S Animal-Free Kitchen! That’s where it all happens! FEATURED INGREDIENTS: 1- Berry Cherry Blend – dried fruit by Traverse bay Fruit Co. 2 – vacuumed packed whole cooked beets by […]

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ALMOND BREEZE BEER BUDWEISER GREAT LAKES BREWERY JUICING & BEVERAGES RECIPES USING CARBONATED BEVERAGES

MILK & BREW™

Milk and what? Doesn’t sting going down. SMOOTH. I want milk in my beer HALF & HALF. Keeps you hydrated. Ever taste creamy beer? Not the same as cream ale. What kind of cream? almondmilk – ALMOND BREEZE Original unsweetened 30 calorie per 8 ounces. Could be the NEW THING. Make your beer last longer […]

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Alcohol-Free vs Non-Alcoholic

non-alcoholic beer vs alcohol-free beer Who decided on non-alcoholic instead of alcohol-free? Who decided what to call it, how to reference it? Those who say general consensus or the street or one unidentified person and it just caught on, is usually the source. The Brits are known for altering culture by language, then giving either […]

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BEER HEINEKEN JUICING & BEVERAGES NET NEWS Scientific American

Concentrated Beer? Cutting Liquid before Shipping Also Cuts Its Carbon Footprint

Concentrated Beer? Cutting Liquid before Shipping Also Cuts Its Carbon Footprint Water is added back in before consumption By Noah Lederman on July 1, 2021 While world leaders held a virtual climate emergency summit this past spring, members of another important international group were also busy reckoning with greenhouse gas emissions: beer manufacturers. Heineken’s CEO announced the company’s commitment to […]

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OKTOBERFEST. Cheers To The German In Me

Yes, it’s a fine beer, and made locally, which is extra nice! So what if it’s not October. Fond memories abound. Germany 1968. Tour of Europe. Why October? It was cheaper. Most tourists were gone. Rows of picnic tables outside the backs of restaurants with patrons wanting to eat outside. Sounds like us. Mom and […]

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AFC ICED CREAM ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCT RECIPES BEER DESSERTS GOSLINGS GINGER BEER GOYA LIBBY'S

Pumpkin Coconut Frozen Cream

PUMPKIN COCONUT FROZEN CREAM Super velvety creamy Ice melts in your mouth. There’s nothing chewy about this fine frozen dessert. Serve plain or top with drizzle of Hershey’s Chocolate syrup and a swash of Apple Orange Cranberry! Makes 7 cups pumpkin cream before freezing

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BEER NET NEWS SAMUEL ADAMS

Why 15 states are banning Samuel Adams’ new beer

Samuel Adams’ ‘extreme’ beer contains ‘ninja yeast’ — and is illegal in 15 states This Samuel Adams beer is illegal in North Carolina Bottoms up … or maybe not. Samuel Adams released a new—and limited—batch of its seasonal Utopias beer that some states are already banning from shelves. While an average beer’s alcohol by volume, […]

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Stella Artois Cidre

Yes, Stella Artois Cidre is made from apples not beer. Who would know? Everybody but me I guess. At least in the USA when people speak of cider, they mean apple cider. Certain conditions need to be met to ferment a fruit that’s used for an alcohol beverage, and apples are it. Different companies add […]

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BEER BUSH'S BEER GO VEGGIE PARMESAN CHEESE JUICING & BEVERAGES V-8 VEGETABLE JUICE

SHARON’S CHEEZY BEER COCKTAIL

While living in Portland, Oregon years ago I knew a waiter who drank tomato juice and beer in the morning. I think she thought everybody did.  She was from Canada. It was a new one on me. I did try it once however and it was good. Who would think tomato and beer? But we […]

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BEER CANNABIS HEINEKEN LAGUNITAS BREWING CO. NET NEWS

Cannabis-Infused Beverages Emerge as Potential Beer Industry Disruptor 

  U.S. consumers looking to catch a buzz without the booze will soon be able to purchase an assortment of beer-centric products thanks to a pair of ventures aiming to disrupt the current alcohol market with cannabis-infused beverages. Petaluma, California-headquartered Lagunitas Brewing Company, which has a well-documented history with marijuana and is now wholly owned […]

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER THIRSTY DOG BREWING CO.

Thirsty Dog Brewing Company

IRISH SETTER RED The folks over at Thirsty Dog advertise no bitterness in this Irish Setter Red Ale and they are right. It’s the only beer of any category-type I’ve ever tasted that really had no bitter to it. I’m thinking in future, I could make a savory sauce out of this fine ale. Here’s […]

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Root Beer Dressing Sauce

Do you like root beer? Even if you don’t, you’ll love this fat-free animal-free ROOT BEER DRESSING SAUCE! Over salad, fruit or veggie chicken. Make it a trifecta dinner tonight!

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BEER CANNABIS NET NEWS

This ‘beer’ will get you high, not drunk

This ‘beer’ will get you high, not drunk Kerry Justich,Yahoo Lifestyle Thu, Mar 29 1:33 PM EDT The brewer behind Blue Moon beer is creating a beverage with THC. The man who became a disruptor in the beer industry back in 1995 has come up with a new concept of the beverage — by integrating […]

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER GREAT LAKES BREWERY

Red Beer? Yup. Nosferatu.

Imperial Red Ale. Great Lakes Brewing Co. does it again – hits it out of the park!  

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER SAMUEL SMITH BEER

Samuel Smith’s Oatmeal Stout

So, it’s still okay to call England, England? Good! I like that. And I like your beer too. Steve’s doctor said to eat oatmeal. Steve brings this beer home and says, ‘do you think this qualifies as a cholesterol-reducer?’ I said, ‘why not, everything else does.’ Love this beer and also love that it is […]

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER GREAT LAKES BREWERY

I’ll have a DORT please

Great Lakes Brewing Co. makes some great beer, and their Dortmunder Gold is a favorite. It’s one of these lagers that doesn’t really need to be sold on tap. Don’t get me wrong – on tap is good. But it’s just as good from the bottle.    

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER CHEVERY WHITE LOIRE WINE CLARENDELL BORDEAUX CRIBARI CELLARS FERRARI CERANO FUME BLANC GREAT LAKES BREWERY J. ROGET SPARKLING WATER RAVENSWOOD CABERNET WHITE TRUCK WINE WINE ZONIN ROSE

BEER AND WINE – ALL GOOD!

 

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER GREAT LAKES BREWERY

DORTMUNDER BEER MUSTARD

From Great Lakes Brewing Co. comes a great mustard! Spice up any sandwich, veg burger or veg hot dog. Combines nicely with veg mayo for a veg BLT! Not too strong, not too mild. Just right!  

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER SAPPORO BEER

SAPPORO PREMIUM BEER

 

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER BEN & JERRY'S NET NEWS

NEW BELGIUM BEN & JERRY’S ALE IS VEGAN

  NEW BELGIUM BEN & JERRY’S ALE IS VEGAN I was sure happy to hear that New Belgium Ben & Jerry’s Salted Caramel Brownie Ale is vegan. In fact all of New Belgium Brewing beverages are vegan. http://www.barnivore.com/beer/92/New-Belgium-Brewery Found it on tap at a pub across the street from where I live. Whoa is it […]

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER GENESEE ICE BEER UTZ SNACKS

PRETZELS AND BEER

No champagne this New Year’s Eve. Genesee Ice Beer,  UTZ Holiday Pretzels and fresh oranges brought in the New Year just as nicely!  

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER ROQUE BEER

ROGUE

Santa’s Private Reserve Ale DARE * RISK * DREAM that’s what it says on each bottle. Great philosophy! Great beer! “Reddish-copper color with a roasty malt flavor and a well-balanced sprucy finish.” I agree. This holiday seasoned I tried a few Christmas beers, but didn’t know till I drank them that they contained honey. Ouch. […]

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER BEER NUTS

BEER NUTS

They’re sweet and salty – just like they advertise. I don’t know why, but for some reason I thought Beer Nuts had honey on them, so for years I passed them by. Steve brought some home for Lilly Belle, and lo and behold when I checked the label – no honey. Nice!  

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER SAMUEL SMITH BEER

Samuel Smith’s Organic Chocolate Stout

This was my dessert. Beautifully smooth. If beer can be elegant, this is it! And organic too! Now that’s a gift! http://www.samuelsmithsbrewery.co.uk/site/product/organic-chocolate-stout/  

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“BREAKFAST OF CHAMPIONS” GROWS UP

I must have missed something growing up, not knowing till now that the “breakfast of champions” was associated with people who popped open a can of beer before noon.

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCT RECIPES BEER BETTY CROCKER BUSH'S BEANS MAINS SUN-MAID YUENGLING BLACK & TAN BEER

PICKLE POT BEANS

PICKLE POT BEANS Beans, sweet pickles, Black & Tan beer, prunes, fresh ginger and soy bacon combined with smoky paprika, coriander, garlic, mustard and extra virgin olive oil. Beautiful achievements of flavors and textures! Rich in all ways! Served with fresh cilantro sprigs! Makes about 15 cups

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ANIMAL-FREE TEST PRODUCTS BEER NET NEWS OLD RASPUTIN STOUT

OLD RASPUTIN RUSSIAN IMPERIAL STOUT

My new favorite beer! Bottle at home or on draft at the local pub. “OLD RASPUTIN RUSSIAN IMPERIAL STOUT Produced in the tradition of 18th Century English brewers who supplied the court of Russia’s Catherine the Great, Old Rasputin seems to develop a cult following wherever it goes. It’s a rich, intense brew with big […]