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American Craft Beet Week: Flying Heart Brewery
10 months ago

American Craft Beet Week: Flying Heart Brewery

Imagine yourself sitting back at a barbecue surrounded by the people you love (and maybe a few that get on your last nerve). Imagine yourself out by the pool on …
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SB Sipper: Avocado Margarita, Don Juanz Baja Beach Tacos
10 months ago

SB Sipper: Avocado Margarita, Don Juanz Baja Beach Tacos

 

Each month we feature specialty cocktails made by our local bartenders — visit sbmag.net for the entire list of SB Sippers. This month, we visited the new Don Juanz Shreveport …
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SB Sipper: Omerta, Frank’s Pizza Napoletana
10 months ago

SB Sipper: Omerta, Frank’s Pizza Napoletana

For April’s SB Sipper we turned to Frank’s Pizza for slow food ingredients bursting with refreshing flavors for spring. The Omerta is a made-from-scratch cocktail that starts with Greek yogurt …
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Digestifs: The After-Dinner Miracles
10 months ago

Digestifs: The After-Dinner Miracles

Last month, I talked about aperitifs and how they are great before a large meal. If aperitifs are good before a meal, then to talk about digestifs is a natural …
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Meet The Bartender: Andy Flook, Frank’s Pizza Napoletana
10 months ago

Meet The Bartender: Andy Flook, Frank’s Pizza Napoletana

SB: When did you start bartending?

AF: I started bartending at the ripe old age of about nineteen at a Tex Mex restaurant, where I mostly made (you guessed …
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Aperitifs: The Dining Catalyst
11 months ago

Aperitifs: The Dining Catalyst

 

Any dining experience can be taken to the next level with certain beverages at the right time. I’m not just talking about knocking the wine and food pairings out …
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SB Sipper: Half & Half by Noble Savage
11 months ago

SB Sipper: Half & Half by Noble Savage

Our search for a perfectly poured Half & Half lead us to The Noble Savage Tavern. In Ireland, a Half & Half is the combination of Guinness and Harp, with …
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SB Sipper: King Cake Martini, 2Johns Steak and Seafood
1 year ago

SB Sipper: King Cake Martini, 2Johns Steak and Seafood

There have been several arguments between friends on which flavor King Cake is best — red raspberry, cream cheese, praline, cinnamon and sugar, etc. The debate will never end. However, …
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A Week for Wine Lovers: Shape Your Valentine’s Plans Around Vino
1 year ago

A Week for Wine Lovers: Shape Your Valentine’s Plans Around Vino

ove and wine seem to go together so easily. There are countless country songs that use wine as the context for a romantic experience. Sometimes it seems like whatever happened …
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Setting the Mood
1 year ago

Setting the Mood

What sets a mood better than music? Music helps convey tone and energy in movies, plays and television shows every day. But how does music associate with adult beverages? I’m …
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