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Glutton Travels: The Cheese Shop of Carmel

Mar 03, 2012 29 Comments

We all have those getaway or destination spots that serve as an escape from reality.  Places where time slows down and the batteries are recharged.  Ever since I can remember Carmel, located on the Monterey Peninsula in California, has been one such place for me.  The small town, affectionately known as Carmel by the Sea, […]

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The Best of Day 1 at the 2012 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro Am

Feb 07, 2012 12 Comments

Monday was a brilliant day on the Monterey Bay Peninsula with a comfortable mixture of clouds, fog, and sun.  Ideal conditions for golf as the players, celebrities, and amateurs practiced on the three courses that are hosting the 2012 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro Am. As it was a relatively quiet day, I’ll just share […]

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Sports-glutton.com Live From the 2012 Pebble Beach National Pro Am

Feb 06, 2012 10 Comments

All this week sports-glutton.com will be covering the Pebble Beach National Pro Am.  Held at historic Pebble Beach Golf Links, Spyglass Hill, and Monterey Country Club Shore Course, the tournament is one of the more unique blends of professional golfer sensibility and celebrity entertainment found during the PGA Tour season. Be sure to check in […]

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Happy Holidays from sports-glutton.com

Dec 24, 2011 8 Comments

By Sportsglutton The entire sports-glutton.com family wishes all of our readers and friends the Happiest of Holidays and a Merry Christmas. We hope everyone indulges in some gluttonous activities and please enjoy some festive holiday decorations from Queens, New York….

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Glutton Travels: Grand Teton Brewing Company

Sep 03, 2011 17 Comments

What makes a beer great?  Hops, malts, and yeast all are invaluable contributors to the final equation. However, I know from drinking healthy quantities of Munich Helles style and even Olympia beer over the years that “it’s the water” which can distinguish a brewery from the masses.  And while many breweries claim to have that […]

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Lenox Industrial Tools 301 Preview: Loudon Leisure

Jul 14, 2011 Comments Off on Lenox Industrial Tools 301 Preview: Loudon Leisure

It’s Thursday, the haulers are in place, the drivers will arriving, as are countless NASCAR fans.  The set-up for Sunday’s Lenox Industrial Tools 301 is underway.  The 1.058-mile oval at the foot of the White Mountains in New Hampshire will host this week’s Sprint Cup offering on Sunday, with festivities starting today. For those coming […]

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The Sandlot: As it stands today

Mar 30, 2011 81 Comments

*Because of this post’s popularity, we have published a new article that revisits The Sandlot filming locations and includes new/additional images.  Click here to read: Revisiting the Sandlot: As it Stands Today. Signifying the start of spring, Baseball’s Opening Day marks one of the more perfect times of the year.  It’s a time when temperatures […]

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