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Day: April 18, 2021

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If there is a bright spot in the beer space amid the pandemic, it is that small-production brewers were afforded the time to make and age proper lagers.

The craft beer industry in America was built on the backs of ales. Hop-forward India pale ales, roasted stouts and hefeweizen were put on offer by the early craft brewers to help differentiate themselves from the larger breweries that cornered the market.

When it comes to small breweries in America today, ales are still the primary focus and largely pay the bills. They can be brewed, fermented and released within a few

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Food prices across Lebanon are soaring as the country goes through its worst economic crisis in decades.

Many Muslim families in Lebanon are struggling to afford iftar, the evening meal which breaks the daily fast during the holy month of Ramadan, as food prices soar amid the country’s worst economic crisis in decades.

“Prices are insane and they have gone up even more during Ramadan … a plate of salad will cost six times more this year,” Beirut resident Um Ahmed told Al Jazeera.

“What do we do? Do we beg? We are not used to begging.”

Al Jazeera’s Zeina

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An Ohio man who allegedly shot and killed his ex-girlfriend at a Bob Evans restaurant where she waitressed was arrested following an 11-hour manhunt Friday night, according to reports.

Rebecca Jean Rogers, 38, was shot multiple times and taken to a hospital where she succumbed to her wounds, police said, according to FOX 8 in Cleveland.

Diners at the Canton, Ohio, restaurant “took cover under tables” on Friday morning when the suspect, Richard James Nelson, 54, allegedly opened fire on Rogers, then ran out the back door, precipitating the manhunt.


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Sunday, April 18, 2021


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Loyal 9 Cocktails, a rapidly growing spirits-based ready-to-drink brand from Rhode Island’s Sons of Liberty Spirits Company, has been acquired by the multinational beverage company Diageo

Diageo, one of the world’s largest producers of spirits and beers, counts among its brands Guinness, Smirnoff, Ketel One, Captain Morgan, Bulleit, and more. 

Launched in 2018 in Rhode Island, Loyal 9’s vodka-based ready-to-drink cocktails include such flavors as Lemonade, Mixed Berry Lemonade, and Watermelon Lemonade, and are all gluten-free and produced with 100% real fruit.


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Like Mother, Like Daughter

Raised in restaurants and a multicultural household, Lorna Bedford knows firsthand the powerful connections food can forge. Following in the footsteps of her mother, who owns Mom’s Siam and Mom’s Siam 2, today the 26-year-old restaurateur debuts Native Plate, a street food-inspired eatery downtown featuring global influences. (Richmond magazine)

A Magical Gathering

Originally inspired by an annual mushroom-themed dinner party, Mushroom Mania, Richmond’s multiday event exploring the wild world of fungi, kicks off April 19. Whether you’re a forager, a cook or simply looking to learn more about the many wonders of the toadstool,

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  • Chrissy Teigen helped her mom, Pepper Teigen, turn her Thai recipes into a cookbook.
  • As an adult, Chrissy loves Pepper’s recipes, but as a child, she was embarrassed by them.
  • Pepper told Insider that now the two cook and eat her Thai food together with the whole family. 

Best-selling cookbook author Chrissy Teigen urged her mother, Vilailuck “Pepper” Teigen, to write a cookbook of her own. The home-cooking icon had included some of her mother’s recipes in both of her “Cravings” books, but now, as she wrote in the foreword for “The Pepper Thai Cookbook,” she

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