Food and Fun – The KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun

KC Flavor Festival - BBQ Wings and Burnt Ends
Chargrilled BBQ chicken wings and KC Style BBQ Burnt Ends along with beer from Kansas City's Cinder Block Brewery!

This past weekend we made the short drive from Omaha down to Kansas City to check out the KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun! The KC Flavor Festival is a new event that Worlds of Fun is holding that celebrates the rich heritage Kansas City has when it comes to food, local brews, winesRead more

Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark

Beer Brickle Chocolate Bar

Pretzels and beer are one of those food pairings that just about everyone enjoys. Another pairing is pretzels and chocolate. This recipe for Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark made me channel my inner Homer Simpson and say “Mmmmm BEER!!!!” especially when we added chocolate and pretzels. Combining velvety dark chocolate, sweet beer brittle and salty pretzels,Read more

Chocolate Coffee Stout Fudge Ripple No-Churn Ice Cream

This summer has been exceptionally hot in Omaha this year, so whenever we can find a way to cool off, we jump at the opportunity. One way we have really enjoyed is making our own homemade ice cream, especially now that we discovered the wonderful no churn ice cream method! The no churn method doesn’tRead more

Drinking for a Greater Good at The Tavern

One of the things we like most about living in Omaha is the way that this big city can still feel like a small town, where people are genuinely interested in their neighbors and a friendly face or place is never far away. One of those friendly places is The Tavern, a bar in theRead more

Beer and Pizza – Spin! Neapolitan Pizza and Infusion Brewing Dinner

Sponsored Post: We were invited to attend this event, but opinions are 100% our own. Pizza and beer are a culinary match made in heaven, especially when you combine the delicious hand spun Neapolitan style pizzas from Spin! Neapolitan and the craft beers of Omaha’s Infusion Brewing Company. We were invited to take part inRead more

Spin Neapolitan Pizza – Great Pizza Giveaway!

Sponsored Post: While we were invited to attend this event for free, all opinions are 100% our own. We were recently invited to a blogger event at Spin! Neapolitan Pizza in Papillion where we got to meet some other local Omaha bloggers, as well as taste some tasty food! Both of us love Neapolitan styleRead more

Blatt Beer and Table West

One of the hottest and longest lasting trends in dining is the craft beer and burger gastropub, and when Blatt Beer and Table opened up in 2011 as one of the first restaurants in North Downtown Omaha near TD Ameritrade Park it became a popular destination for sports fans and concert goers. Fresh gourmet burgersRead more

Grand Opening at Spirit World

This past weekend I attended the grand opening of Spirit World’s new location in Aksarben Village. Being a craft cocktail enthusiast / amateur mixologist, one of my favorite places to wander in and browse is Spirit World.  Spirit World has long been the source for specialty liquors, wines, microbrews and other specialty items, but asRead more