Posts Tagged "shrub"


Where We’ve Been Drinking: Bearnaise for Brunch We love brunch. I know, who doesn’t? But we love brunch in the way that only late converts can. Until recently, both of us worked on Sundays. When we shifted to a more standard Monday through Friday work week, we thought we’d try out this meal that everyone talks about but we’d never had the opportunity to experience. As the rest of you already knew, we discovered...

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Where to Drink: Woodberry Kitchen  In the 10 months we’ve lived in D.C. the number of times we’ve traveled 35 miles North to Baltimore for a reason other than going to BWI is…ZERO. We seemed to quickly learn that the traffic to Baltimore is frequently bad and learned to only associate the journey up I95 with a sleepy-frantic filled rushing to make it to the $8 longterm parking lot in time to still make our flight;...

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Shrub Me Some Watermelon Cocktail Recipe Before Memorial Day we kicked off our Summer Cocktail series ,and since then we’ve been working to add to the collection in order to make summer 2016 the. best. summer. ever. You’ve joined us for Watermelon Week because what summer is complete without consuming watermelon at every chance you get? So join us as we revel in in summer’s best fruit with fabulous watermelon...

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Mocktail Week: Guest post by Element Shrub + the Officially Summer Mocktail Recipe We mentioned before that one of our inspirations in the art of making interesting mocktails is our fellow Union Kitchen member Element Shrub. While we’ve been experimenting with our own shrubs, we thought mocktail week would be a good time to also hear from the master himself, Charlie Berkinshaw of Element Shrub. They stumbled into the beauties of...

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Mocktail Week: Mr. M.P. Shrimble Mocktail Recipe There are a lot of good reasons why someone at a party might not be drinking alcohol: they’re pregnant, or a recovering alcoholic, or are trying to slow down their consumption, or just don’t like the stuff, or suddenly realize that it’s summer and are perpetually thirsty (and maybe using cocktails as hydration isn’t the best life choice). We want to put an adult...

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