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Spent Grain Dog Treats

I am always looking for ways that my dog can enjoy some of the aspects of beer that  I love, both hops and beer are out because they are extremely dangerous to dogs, so usually I turn to spent grain. Whenever I homebrew I always save the grains in order to make my dog the perfect treats. He is obsessed with these spent grain treats, and if you brew and have a dog, I highly suggest you make these for…

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Spent Grain Dog Treats: Pumpkin Ice Cream

  Spent Grain Pumpkin Ice Cream Treats Ingredients: 1/3 Cup Spent Grain (find out tips on how to store your spent grain below) 1 Package Plain Yogurt 1/2 Cup Pumpkin Puree Instructions: Combine all  ingredients and mix until fully combined. Pour into mold (I used an ice cube tray. Freeze for at least four hours. These are the perfect snack for those sunny days. So grab yourself a  beer and let your pooch enjoy one of these ice cream treats. Storing…

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Spent Grain Dog Ice Cream

When the weather gets warm I always look for new ways to help cool the dog off. This time I figured why not a spent grain frozen treat for the pup. So behold, Spent Grain Strawberry Banana Ice Cream. It’s simple to make and can be in your freezer within minutes. The best part is one batch makes a bunch, that way your pooch can stay cool throughout the summer. (I know they are meant for dogs, but they smell…

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Deschutes Brew Pub: Obsidian Stout Mac and Cheese

Nothing beats a recipe for Mac and Cheese that also calls for a little beer, check out this delicious gooey Mac and Cheese adapted from Deschutes Brewery. I took a recent trip to Portland, and tried Deschutes Obsidian Stout Mac and Cheese, it was heaven in a bowl. Since I live across the country from Deschutes, I immediately began to think about how I could recreate this recipe at home. Luckily, Deschutes has a great website and has a bunch…

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Spent Grain Dog Cake

I’ll admit, I am a dog owner the loves to celebrate my pup’s birthday. That is why when my pup, Carter the Craft Beer Dog, turned 10 this year, I knew that I had to bake him a spent the grain cake. The problem was I had trouble finding a dog friendly recipe that included spent grain. So I am sharing with you guys this Spent Grain Dog Cake recipe, that was the hit of Carters doggie friends in the…

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Spent Grain Dog Pretzels

One of my favorite parts of visiting many breweries or pubs, is the free pretzels that usually accompany the beer.  I am always looking for ways to incorporate my dog into anything that I do, and this case is no different, I thought, why not make a spent grain pretzel made for a pup. It’s one of the few ways that my pup can enjoy the benefits of beer, and it’s a great way to use up some of the…

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Beer Can Chicken Recipe

    I am always looking for new ways to eat my beer. You heard me right, I love cooking with beer, so I am always looking for new recipes that incorporate my love of food and beer. With the weather getting nicer I love cooking on the grill, so I figured it was time to go with an old school recipe, Beer Can Chicken. It the quintessential beer recipe, but I felt it was time to bring this recipe into…

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Beer Bolognese

I honestly thought there was no way to make pasta any beer than it already it, however I was mistaken was I realized that I failed to add beer to any of the sauces that I typically make when cooking pasta. I love pasta and I love beer, so essentially I thought, why have I never really made a hearty Italian pasta dish spiked with a little beer. Well the wait is over, this Beer Bolognese is perfect antidote. This…

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Craft Beer Recipe: Winter Chili

Whenever it gets cold out, I immediately want to stay inside, cuddle with the dog and make chili. I am always looking for the perfect chili recipe, and preferably one that has beer added, so here is my all time favorite chili recipe, a craft beer chili in the slow cooker. The key to any great winter chili is throwing it in the slow cooker, letting the flavors blend, and enjoying the wonderful fragrance of chili all day long. Now…

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Craft Beer Recipe: IPA Beer Cheese Soup

This Beer Cheese is perfect for the weather starts cooling down, and Fall rolls around. This recipe combines cheddar cheese and beer to give you the perfect creamy hearty soup. Cooking with beer is easier than you would expect, and this recipe will get you a piping hot bowl of Beer Cheese Soup in just about 30 minutes. This recipe is easy and delicious, and you can easily customize it by using your favorite beer. Beer cheese soup has always been a staple…

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