Pliny the Elder

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Budweiser Black Crown: The Poor, Desperate Man's Yuengling

    Beer: Budweiser Black Crown Brewery: Anheuser-Busch, Inc. Style: Amber lager ABV: 6 percent At the bar where I work, the most-requested beer we don't stock isn't Russian River Pliny the Elder. It's also not Three Floyds Dark Lord, or Westvleteren 12, or New Glarus Spotted Cow, or anything from Ciga ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2012

    Laurie Notaro's Army of Foodies, the Amuse Douchers of the Culinary World

    Every army has a pecking order, and the Amuse Douchers are no different. To rise in foodie rank, you have to be bold, you have to be fearless, and you have to...basically not have any other interests, hobbies, or loved ones that check in on a regular basis. We ALL suffer for our art, but unfortunat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 4, 2011

    Papago Brewing's 'Pliny On Tap' April Fool's Day Prank Backfires Papago Brewing has removed all mentions of the Pliny prank from Facebook, but forgot to scrub Twitter. The apology tweet here goes to a dead link. ‚ÄčAn April Fool's Day prank by Scottsdale's Papago Brewing backfired Friday. In fact, the situation is ... More >>

  • Dining

    May 11, 2000

    Sea Worthy

    There's a new vegetable in town - sea asparagus!

  • Dining

    October 24, 1996
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    June 22, 1994