Cheesemonger Invitational

The air is thick with the summer heat and the tension of forthcoming gladiator-like competition. The men and women are selecting their weapons of choice, and sharpening their knives and wits for the challenge that lies ahead. Will they come home to their shops and families crowned with glory…or shame? As the piquant scent of
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Beer and Cheese Recap: Southampton

Last week we welcomed back Bear to represent Southampton beers. They were, as usual, delicious, and we came up with some funky pairings. Double White with Tumin Rutulin: At first glance, this soft color of this beer might imply a mild taste, but this Southampton original is brewed with oats, coriander and orange peel. Bolder
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Whiskey & Cheese Tasting

A tasting of 5 cheeses paired with Scotch Whiskeys Saturday June 19th – 4:30pm-6:30pm Upstairs @ Di Bruno – 1730 Chestnut Street $55 per person, or $100 per pair (Limited Seating Available) | RSVP by 6/17 Purchase Tickets At: dibruno.com/event | call: 215.665.1659 An Educational Tasting Event Featuring Experts From : Neal’s Yard Dairy, exporter
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Di Bruno Bros Beer Week Schedule

For Beer Week, 2010, Di Bruno Brothers will be hosting Free Beer and Cheese Happy Hours from 5-8pm, June 7-10th. Our Happy Hour includes free tastings of craft beers and accompanying cheeses, 10% off all purchases, and the unveiling of our new Beer and Cheese T-Shirt line. And for our fellow bloggers, print out this
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Beer and Cheese Recap: Sly Fox, Part 2

Last night we had the very distinct pleasure of having the Beer Lass herself, Suzanne Woods, join us to present Sly Fox beers. Sly Fox is (re)pioneering beers in cans, and Suzy was showing off four of them last night. Lets get to it. Royal Weisse with Queso Leonora: A traditional, Bavarian-style wheat beer made
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Beer and Cheese Recap: Victory Brewing, Part 2

Wednesday night we were happy to have Victory Brewing join us for a second time. Pete was good enough to volunteer his time and pour some outrageously good beer, and we came up with some pretty rocking pairings. Lets get to it! Whirlwind Witbier with Andante Dairy Largo: Whirlwind is made with an imported Belgian
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Beer and Cheese Recap: Left Hand Brewing Company

Last night we reached a bit beyond the “local” theme of our Happy Hour to Longmont, Colorado, home of Left Hand Brewing. Thanks to Dan for braving Flyer’s traffic to get down here and sample some high-quality libations. Here is what we did with them: Sawtooth Ale with Trugole: This American-Style ESB is nutty, caramely
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Beer and Cheese Recap: Iron Hill Brewery

How fortunate are we? Iron Hill, winner of Best Large Brewpub at the World Beer Cup in Chicago last week, joined us last night to sample some of the beers that helped them claim the award. Two rather unconventional pairings were featured, but everything worked, and as usual, a good time was had by all.
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