“Food & Drink” Archives.

  • Pumpkin Spice Syrup.

    Published in: Food & Drink.

    Last year I made pumpkin spice lattes using a bit of canned pumpkin and spices. Recently I brewed a pumpkin beer which didn’t call for pumpkin, instead the recipe stated that fermented pumpkin contributes little to no flavor; it’s the pumpkin spices that people actually associate with pumpkin flavor. With this theory, I set out […]

  • Fried Egg Toast.

    Published in: Food & Drink.

    Fried Egg Toast has become one of my all-time favorite breakfasts and a go-to morning meal. I think and speak so highly of it, that I thought I’d share my version. Ingredients: Bacon Bread Egg Butter Sriracha Cheddar Directions Cook bacon in a pan. While bacon is cooking, toast bread. Once bacon is done cooking, […]

  • Rochefort 10, A Poster.

    Published in: Food & Drink.

    I have long wanted to do a series of posters of each Trappist brewery’s quad. I don’t know if I’ll get them all done, but here’s Brasserie de Rochefort: The full size is a 13×19" poster with the glass and bottle at life-size.

  • The First Beer.

    Published in: Food & Drink.

    For the past few years, I have wanted to brew my own beer. I have put it off until homeownership due to space concerns while renting. Space concerns weren’t really alleviated when we purchased a house, but it had been my milestone for so long, I went ahead and put the equipment on my Christmas […]

  • The Lazy Man’s Macchiato.

    Published in: Food & Drink.

    The Lazy Man’s Macchiato has been my morning drink of choice lately. It’s fast, easy, and has minimal cleanup. Here’s how to make it: Pour a drop of milk into the espresso cup. Briefly steam the milk. Pull a double shot of espresso directly on top of the milk. That’s it. No steaming pitcher, no […]