Posts Tagged ‘Quarry House Tavern’

The Olde Heurich Brewing Co.: Where Is It Now?

As we were sipping on beers at Quarry House Tavern in Silver Spring, Carrie pointed out the faded poster behind me. It promoted a brewery named Olde Heurich Brewing Co., which, according to its exquisitely detailed illustration, looks like it was located somewhere near Washington Harbor. Carrie thought it would make a good blog post. […]

Chef Pedro Matamoros Loves the ‘Pickleback’

File this under: There's no accounting for taste. Some view the "pickleback," a shot of Jameson chased by a shot of pickle juice, as the end of Western civilization. Or at least the end of their pickle juice supply at the bar. Respected 8407 chef/owner Pedro Matamoros views the one-two punch to the gut as […]

Hops Hurt Your Head? Try a Gruit

We got some very serious news recently. Our good friend Julie found out she is allergic to hops. (Gasp!) When she asked for help finding unhopped beers, it took awhile to get over the horror of a life without IPAs and all the other hoppy treats she can no longer have, but we sucked it […]