Monday, February 14, 2011
Beer and chocolate: An unexpected marriage
Tonight, the hubs and I decided to forgo the traditional - and expensive - Valentine's dinner for a cheap meal at our favorite downtown burger joint. Why? Because the joint in question had Boulevard's new Chocolate Ale on tap.
What a concept: Beer and chocolate combined! We sampled the brew before dinner and it was, as advertised, decidedly chocolate-y, especially the top notes.
Interesting but, in the end, a one-and-done situation. I opted for a Malbec with my burger (delish - try it sometime) and then it was home to watch basketball. KU-K-State. Hey, what do you expect when V-Day falls on Big Monday?
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