“The bill is designed to transition us to a different system of retail liquor sales and not have it happen overnight,” he said. But time is tight for the legislation, which was just introduced last week. The legislative session is slated to end next week.
“The approach was humorous and, yeah, they’d better taste good, too,” said Federle.
The sad truth is, despite all of its documented wonders, alcohol just isn’t that good for you. And beyond the potential damage it can do to your liver, it also comes packed with plenty of carbohydrates, sugars and calories — three serious no-nos for anyone rocking a dutiful diet regimen.
“There were two different types. The melted Jolly Ranchers, mass produced ciders,” Mosher said recently of ciders that tend to be candy sweet. “On the other side were small craft producers emulating old English ciders, dry ciders. So we decided to make a hard cider that tasted like fresh apples.”
We suggest starting with six baking sheets. Cover each with tortilla chips. Now start piling on toppings. Sausage on one, browned ground beef on another, thinly sliced steak on a third, maybe some barbecue chicken on another, and so on.
“If the community says, ‘We like this event, it provides social activity, and it gathers community members,’ we’re pretty well saying, ‘OK, have at it,'” said Gladwell.