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Troy invites us to his weekly rabbit/beer pairing

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After making fun of Troy for being pretentious enough to talk about the virtues of pairing a Flemish sour with rabbit, he decided to make us eat crow rabbit. And eat rabbit we did. Troy served us up some tasty appetizers. I called it cheesy bread, but apparently it was a bit more complex. Something about Chimay cheeses.

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We had 2 different Cantillons as our beers. The first was a lambic. The sour beer came into play when we were munching on some surprisingly delicious braised rabbit ? served over a bed of my famous mashed potatoes. What makes them famous? Heavy whipping cream. Lots of it.

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Afterwards we played Settlers of Catan. It was my first time playing this true dork-fest of a game. Jeff was really good at it. If by “good at it” you mean “not able to build any settlements because of poor planning.” Cheers!

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5 thoughts on “Troy invites us to his weekly rabbit/beer pairing

  1. Thanks, Jonathan.

    I’ll check my local farmers market.

    Maybe I’ll serve some braised rabbit to my mother-in-law…

    I’ll bet she’d freak!

  2. Settlers of Catan and Jonathan’s Famous Mashed Potatoes.

    Sounds like quite a night.

    Nothing like long long strategy games to overwork your brain and an entire carton of heavy whipping cream to overwork your heart.

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