On a hot Saturday recently I found myself painting a porch purple and doing yard work. It was very fun and satisfying. Around noon I got a hankering for food + beverage. I opened this Rastafa Rye Ale from Blue Point Brewing Company in New York.
The bottle informed me that a portion of their profits go towards youth in the Caribbean who are orphaned, at-risk, and provide resources for education. Yay! Also this beverage has 48 IBUs (International Bitterness Units) and 7.5% ABV (alcohol by volume).
Palace of Jamaica - Jerk Chicken, cabbage, rice and beans, plaintains. Fantastic meal! The alcohol in the beer was not noticeable in taste or feel but 1/2 a bottle was plenty for a hot afternoon. I'd absolutely get it again.
Thanksgiving in Michigan - The boys and I went to Chica and Sarah's new house in Lansing for Thanksgiving. Carolyn had too much PhD work to do, so she stayed back in STL. We had a ...
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