Some of us are starting to feel the panic of the holiday season — especially when it comes to the balance of our bank accounts. A few of the things I am especially thankful for around the holidays include my Amazon Prime subscription (free two-day shipping is a necessity for all procrastinators out there) and the fact that there are plenty of places in the area to score happy hour cheap eats.
Last winter, Genesee Brewing's Salted Caramel Chocolate Porter was everywhere. The porter became one of the bestselling beers at Wegmans locations across seven states, boosted by a feature in Wegmans' Menu Magazine.
There's something glorious about freshly baked bread. Biting into a still-warm slice; feeling the steam as you bring it to your mouth.
When Aaron DeBlieck took over the space that used to house his father-in-law's bar and grill, Ellison's, he wanted to keep the feeling of a friendly, neighborhood bar — nothing too fancy. DeBlieck and his partner, Ben Kulikowski, opened Tryon City Tavern (2300 East Main Street) the first week in August.
It almost reads like a recipe. Combine 10 Rochester breweries, various hops, yeast, and some collaboration.