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09/20/16

Recipe: Last Leaf Poached Pear Bread

It’s about that time of year — the trees that lined highways leading to music festivals and summer getaways have given way to leaves that crunch underfoot; The sun hits snooze for us, for just a couple minutes longer; We trade in our Double IPAs by the pool for Maple Brown Ales by the fire… Read More
08/30/16

Recipe: Last Leaf Maple Brown Pancakes

Photo courtesy of David Hunter (Fans of Virginia Craft Breweries) The best part of waking up is beer. Okay maybe that’s not always a great idea, but on a crisp fall morning our Last Leaf Maple Brown Ale is the perfect breakfast beer for both drinking and cooking. We whipped up a batch of Maple… Read More
11/23/15

Recipe: Shakedown Gingerbread Waffles

Everyone loves waking up to the warm and cozy smell of breakfast cooking, especially during the holidays. This scrumptious recipe, adapted from Smitten Kitchen and updated with our Shakedown Imperial Chocolate Cherry Stout, is sure to make your morning complete! Ingredients 1 cup all-purpose flour ¾ tsp ground cinnamon 1 Tbsp ground ginger ⅛ tsp… Read More
11/04/15

Recipe: Boxcarr Chili

This classic chili recipe comes to us courtesy of Allie Hochman, our Marketing Analyst. She calls this her “Mom’s Very Hot Chili,” updated with our Boxcarr Pumpkin Porter to give the chili a bit more depth and roasted flavor. It tastes even better the second day! Ingredients 2 Tbsp neutral oil, like vegetable 3 onions,… Read More