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A Hard Look at Hard Londonderry Cider

Dec 08, 2011 No Comments by

I first made hard cider in 2007. I had tried to make an apple wine the year before and it came out so badly it was never consumed. There is one bottle of it in my wine cellar though. I keep it there hoping it will be the worst bottle in my collection and everything […]

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Motherhood and Kurt’s Apple Pie

Nov 07, 2011 No Comments

Waxing poetic about drink is not new, and I certainly don’t raise the specter of the art form in any tangible way. But just like those who came before me, when I find some juice I love, I gotta sing it loud and proud. I’m talking about Moonlight Meadery again. Huh, them again? What gives? Are […]

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International Chili Cookoff in Manchester This Weekend!

Sep 29, 2011 No Comments

The International Chili Society’s World Championship Cookoff will again be hosted in Manchester, NH this year. The cookoff begins this Friday, September 30, 2011, and will last through Sunday. Be sure to read this reprint from last year’s competition, by Jason Phelps! A Londonderry resident for just about 10 years, Jason and his wife Margot […]

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