Archive for Libations

Thirsty Thursday: Grand Teton Brewing Co. Double Vision Double Bock

Mar 03, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: Grand Teton Brewing Co. Double Vision Double Bock

Thirsty Thursday has a Guardian Angel who goes by the name of Grand Teton Brewing Co. and when the chips are down and our palates are craving more, GTB consistently deliver satisfaction in sud form.  Consistency is one of many things a appreciate about Grand Teton and their latest release of the Cellar Reserve Series […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Allagash Brewing Co. Fluxus 2015

Feb 25, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: Allagash Brewing Co. Fluxus 2015

Brewed to commemorate the anniversary of the iconic Portland, Maine brewery Allagash’s first beer sold, Fluxus (Latin for continuous change) delivers a new sud experience every year for people palates to enjoy.  The 2015 edition of Fluxus offers up a healthy injection of Pilsner malts, local maple syrup, and Belgian-style yeast along with two experimental […]

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Thirsty Thursday: 2012 SonVida Malbec

Feb 18, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: 2012 SonVida Malbec

The creation of two former journalists with a love for wine and Argentina, SonVida Winery is a relative new comer on the vino scene. Yet their wines are already making a mark and the 2012 Malbec is one great example. Composed of 95% Malbec with a 5% splash of Cabernet Sauvignon, the wine was aged […]

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Thirsty Thursday: 2012 Two Hands “Angels Share” Shiraz

Feb 11, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: 2012 Two Hands “Angels Share” Shiraz

Rarely does Thirsty Thursday endorse an entire wine label, but for the better part of the 21st Century one Australian winery’s portfolio has continued to exceed expectations. Located in Barossa Valley and sourcing from vineyards throughout southeastern Australia, Two Hands has created a distinctive series of wine labels that powerfully inspire and engage the palate […]

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Thirsty Thursday: Super Bowl Six Pack

Feb 04, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: Super Bowl Six Pack

Libations and the Super Bowl go hand in hand, so Thirsty Thursday is delivering a six-pack of options that will keep you hydrated and happy during the big game. The pack is composed of a few old favorites, a smattering of new, and overall a healthy amount of choices for light imbibing or, as needed, […]

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Thirsty Thursday: 2013 Dom. Paul Autard Cotes du Rhone

Jan 28, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: 2013 Dom. Paul Autard Cotes du Rhone

Whether it’s a domestic or international selection there are certain libations that resonant with all those who imbibe. For those with an appreciation for wine particular labels are welcoming friends of consistent satisfaction. Over the years the Glutton Household has regularly relied on the Domaine Paul Autard label to deliver an exceptionally high level of […]

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Thirsty Thursday: 2010 Château Les Grands Maréchaux Côtes de Blaye

Jan 21, 2016 Comments Off on Thirsty Thursday: 2010 Château Les Grands Maréchaux Côtes de Blaye

This week Thursday Thirsty returns to France and presents you with a Bordeaux red that’s a natural pairing with yesterday’s supremely flavorful pot roast recipe. From the Côtes de Blaye, the 2010 Château Les Grands Maréchaux is unusually composed of 100% Merlot yet the wine is surprisingly engaging with a soft suppleness and balanced approach […]

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