Nonic

Nonic Silver bells…silver bells…it’s Xmas time in…downtown Columbus. It was Christmas Eve no less, but we decided to stir and head for a bevvy or two and something to eat with pal Asheigh. Nonic, a local craft beer place, was our venue of choice. Christmas Eve happened to be a Monday so they were offering …

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Coffee & Drinks in Charleston I’d been pretty disappointed by the coffee offerings in DC and Baltimore. I just didn’t find much in the way of cafes and what I did find was pretty ordinary. A conspicuous exception was Three Bean in Baltimore which was excellent. Richmond offered a little more with Lamplighter very good. …

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Saison

Saison Richmond, Virginia! With a short and uneventful train journey from DC completed, I arrived in Richmond unaware that the snow that had fallen over the weekend had well and truly stuck. The place was heavily bedecked in the stuff. This meant a taxi to my hotel rather than a stroll along Main Street and …

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Coffee and Drinks in New Zealand On each of my three city stops in New Zealand I found a profusion of excellent cafes coupled with very good restaurant coffee. In Auckland, the excellent Allpress was an obvious stop on my journey. Allpress is of course served in the excellent Castello in Edinburgh, so it was …

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Salty Pidgin I’d been given a tip from my friend Calum, who works at the excellent Rogue & Vagabond, that I should give Salty Pidgin, in Brooklyn, a look. What he did not explain is that Brooklyn is at the top of a fucking massive hill. Nor was it immediately apparent that Google Maps’ proposed …

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