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

The Bean & Barley – A Stout and Whiskey Cocktail With Lucky Bucket and Cut Spike

The Bean and Barley - A Whiskey and Coffee Stout Cocktail with Lucky Bucket and Cut Spike

We worked with a local distillery here in Omaha to develop this cocktail!     One thing we love about writing about food and drink is the opportunity to explore the culture of a city or region, which really can bring some great insight into a place. Whenever we travel, we always try to eatRead more

Beer Brittle Chocolate Bark

Beer Brickle Chocolate Bar

A fantastic boozy and chocolate dessert, also great as a gift.     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 addedRead more

Chocolate Coffee Stout Fudge Ripple No-Churn Ice Cream

Boozy Beer Ice Cream?! What?     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 iceRead 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 partRead 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

Savory Irish Stout Hand Pies

Want a savory pie for St. Patrick’s Day? We have the perfect one for you!     We came up with a little traditional Irish cuisine for St. Patrick’s Day because we wanted an alternative to corned beef and cabbage. We adapted one of our favorite stews, a beef and stout stew, to make handRead more