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December 12, 2016

Polenta Cakes

Making polenta only involves bringing milk to a simmer, adding polenta and continuing to stir. You can make it with water, but milk or stock gives it a better flavor. The ratio of 3 or 4 parts liquid to 1 part polenta (yield about 3 ½…

Winter Warmers

It’s winter — time to drink some big, boozy beers. A lot of folks are scared off by these  “darker” beers, but they’re much more approachable — and often far lower in alcohol content — than you might think. Their “heft” is perfect for…

Oktoberfest

photos by Courtney Tompson Photography An Oktoberfest outing led to the wedding two years to the month later between Allison (Allie) Nicole Kolker and Kyle Joseph Cupp. The couple met in Hermann in 2014 when Allie and several other…