Twisted X Brewing

Last weekend I had the privilege of attending the inaugural tour of Twisted X Brewing Company in Cedar Park, TX.  Twisted X brews what they call “Tex-Mex Beer,” specifically lagers.   The tour starts the way any brewery tour  should, with beer.  For $10 you get a tour and a pint glass with three tokens redeemable for full pours of fresh craft beer.  I started my tour with my...
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Flix Brewhouse Beer Dinner- part 1

Earlier this month Flix Brewhouse hosted its very first Beer Dinner and since I love everything done at sister restaurant, Homefield Grill, I couldn’t resist checking it out.  Coordinated by General Manager Walt Powell, the meal featured dishes by the Executive Chef of both restaurants Scott Reed and beer from Flix’s Brewmaster Justin Rizza – formerly of Independence...
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Beer Dinner – Homefield Grill January 2012

Homefield Grill in Round Rock, TX hosts a new and original beer dinner every month. General Manager Walt Powell selects five different beers while Executive Chef Scott Reed creates a dish to pair with each selection. I attended my first beer dinner at Homefield last March and haven't missed one since. I shape my schedule around the beer dinners to ensure that I can attend. They are spectacular meals that introduce new beers and dishes to an ever increasing number of excited diners.
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