Pairing beer with food doesn't have to be stressful. Suds are forgiving but there are definitely ways to bring out the best on your plate and in your glass.
In The Kitchen
The kitchen is everyone's favourite place in a home to gather. Don't believe me? See where you gravitate the next time you're invited to a party. Kitchen Stories are the tales from behind the burner — mine and some talented chefs.
Chef Dave Hamer and his wife, Carolyn, run River Spring Lodge, an inn in Darien Center, New York. They've devoted their lives to food and spirituality.
Laura Wright's peaches, peas and beans summer salad is a seasonal staple and from one of my favourite summer cookbooks, The First Mess Cookbook.