Category Archives: Beverage

All of the quaffable drinks that we have created – home brewed beer, wine, and mixed drinks.

Beer Tasting!

Beer Tasting!

I am happy to announce that Rampant Brewing Company has had its first beer tasting!  The architecture firm that I work for, RTKL, has a monthly event called ‘Beer30’ where employees present topics on which they are knowledgeable (with the lure of beer).  I figured this was a perfect opportunity to spread some knowledge aboutContinue Reading

The Classic Margarita

The Classic Margarita

This recipe is so simple and so easy that we almost feel like it’s cheating to post it. Yet, we wouldn’t be doing our job if we didn’t share a recipe of such perfection with our readers. This margarita recipe contains only three ingredients…tequila, triple sec, and lime juice. In the past, we would useContinue Reading

Sazerac

Sazerac

We present to you the Sazerac cocktail…a drink that is not for the faint of heart. It is the quintessential New Orleans cocktail and has even been named the official cocktail of the city of New Orleans. The Sazerac has a conflicted history rife with legend.  Essentially however, it was created in the early partContinue Reading

Heavy Metal IPA

Heavy Metal IPA

Some of you may not know it, but I’m actually a pretty avid heavy metal fan.  Yes, this unassuming, dorky designer loves his heavy metal.  What better way to enjoy your commute stuck in a car or crammed in the metro than to listen to some guitar shredding!?  Much to Katryn’s chagrin, she often hasContinue Reading

Shrimp and Grits

Shrimp and Grits

The last time Nathan and I made shrimp and grits was the day before I broke up with him. He always jokes that he ended up crying into the container of leftovers while pondering that it was the last of our culinary creations that he would ever eat. You might not believe it given ourContinue Reading