Monthly Archives: June 2014

Uinta Brewery, Salt Lake City, Utah

Uinta Brewery embarked on its mission of brewing world class, full-flavored craft-brewed beer in the winter of 1993. From a small, renovated mechanic’s garage in Salt Lake City, they began distributing a tasty variety of beer to local establishments. Demand escalated, resulting in the installation of a bottling line in 1996. In 2001, having outgrown its original building, Uinta built and relocated to a 26,000 sq. ft. facility specifically designed for brewing.

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Cigar Facts and Cigar of the Month Selection

A FEW BASIC CIGAR TRUTHS …

Mastering the art of cigar smoking entails some basics, the first of which is determining what it is that you really like.

This is such an individualistic choice that the recommendations of other cigar smokers may not aid you in making your choice. It’s best to try the different shapes, sizes, brands and colors to get an idea of what you like. From that point, you can narrow it down to a few favorites . . . or an entire Preferred List!

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Chocolate is a Patriotic Duty: Best American Chocolates for the Fourth

Americans love chocolate as much as hot dogs and apple pie. This love affair began when Dr. James Baker opened New England’s first chocolate factory in 1765. When the Townsend Acts levied a tax on tea, hot chocolate became a patriotic beverage. The confection was first included in military rations during the Revolutionary War. Today, the average adult consumes 11.7 pounds per year of all varieties of chocolate. When looking for the America’s best bean-to-bar chocolatiers, consider the following confectioners.

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Celebrating Fourth of July with the Best American Wines

While a number of Americans select beer to commemorate Independence Day, wine is gradually increasing in popularity as refreshment. Summer has arrived, and eating outdoors is the way to go, particularly on the Fourth of July. There is nothing better than to honor the holiday with a great selection of the best American wines.

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Best American Beers for July 4th

American beer isn’t often held in the same esteem as a brew from Germany or England. However, Americans are prideful and there is nothing better than drinking a beer made in America to celebrate the 4th of July. What are some of the best beers to drink on Independence Day if you want to celebrate your freedom?

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Coffees from Zimbabwe and Sumatra for Coffee of The Month Club

ENJOY STIRRING MOMENTS THROUGHOUT YOUR DAY WITH THESE TWO DIFFERENT COFFEES FROM ZIMBABWE and SUMATRA. . . AND YOUR FAVORITE COFFEE OF THE MONTH CLUB . . .

ZIMBABWE AA

— FULL CITY ROAST —

Zimbabwe, nestled in southeastern Africa between Zambia, Mozambique and South Africa, produces a large quantity of very good arabica coffee. This coffee has the same fine family characteristics shared by most African coffee, including high acidity, intense aroma and full body. Truly, African coffee has the best of everything! The over-abundance of flavor and aroma comes through in a sharp note, due mostly from its high acidity.

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