Use maple syrup and apple cider in this fall cocktail

The spicy rye with a hint of natural, earthly maple sweetness in Hudson Whiskey’s Maple Cask Rye perfectly complements the maple syrup and apple cider in this fall cocktail. This recipe is provided by William Grant & Sons. Hudson Valley Cooler 2 parts Hudson Maple Cask Rye ½ part fresh lemon juice ¼ part real maple syrup 2 parts fresh apple cider Apple slices for … Continue reading Use maple syrup and apple cider in this fall cocktail

Lakewood’s Salt+ shakes small, flavorful plates into your life

What: Salt+ (the plus sign is silent, by the way) specializes in composed small, shareable plates and craft cocktails. Where: 17625 Detroit Ave., Lakewood When it’s open: 5 to 10 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Thursday; 5 to 11:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 4 to 9 p.m. Sunday. Why you should go: The restaurant makes it a point to try to use locally sourced food as much as possible — the … Continue reading Lakewood’s Salt+ shakes small, flavorful plates into your life

Great Lakes Brewing Company hosting Christmas Ale First Pour

What: Great Lakes Brewing Company is hosting a First Pour party that will celebrate the annual release of their seasonal Christmas Ale. Where: Great Lakes Brewing Company, 2516 Market Ave. in Cleveland When: 11 a.m. Oct. 25 Why you should go: Brewer Santa will personally deliver and tap the first keg of Christmas Ale. ‘Tis the time to celebrate the holiday season and enjoy not only Christmas Ale but also … Continue reading Great Lakes Brewing Company hosting Christmas Ale First Pour

Spend an evening with Corks For A Cause

What: Corks For A Cause Where: Fowler’s Mill Golf Course, 13095 Rockhaven Road, Chester Township When: 7 to 10 p.m. Nov. 17 Why you should go: Enjoy an evening of wine and beer sampling with appetizers, all for a good cause. The annual fundraiser is hosted by Geauga Family YMCA, with the featured program LiveSTRONG.  A ticket purchase includes admission, five different types of appetizers (buffet style), five wine tastings, five … Continue reading Spend an evening with Corks For A Cause