Kitchenability Blog - Beer

04.27.2016

Checking Out CoVa BeerFest 2016 + the Food Truck Rodeo!

Nisa Burns Cochran at CoVa Beerfest 2016

It was a beautiful, sunny day last Saturday in Virginia Beach, as we made our way down the windy roads of Pungo, passing the amazing farmers markets, fields of corn, and horses roaming about. I leaned toward my husband, who was in the driver seat, and said, “I just really love living in a city where 15 minutes one way is the beach, and 15 […]

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07.24.2015

On the Road: Restaurants and Breweries in Richmond, VA

Strangeways Brewing, Richmond, VA | @kitchenability

Last weekend we went on a little mini vacation to Richmond, VA. It was a full-fledged weekend of eating and drinking. We started the weekend by visiting a delicious restaurant called The Daily Kitchen & Bar.

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06.24.2015

CoVa BeerFest 2015: Local Beer, Food Trucks & More

Nisa Burns Cochran at CoVa BeerFest | @Kitchenability

The CoVa BeerFest was held this past Saturday at the Military Aviation Museum in Pungo, which is the country end of Virginia Beach. Corn fields, lots of land, farms, and fresh produce fill Pungo. It’s truly a little gem that’s located only 20 minutes from where I live. The festival was packed with people, over-sized beer pong was

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06.10.2015

Birthday Beers, BBQ and Seafood!

Thursday, June 4 was my birthday, and it was spent with wonderful friends and family. On my actual birthday, we went to Metropolitan Oyster Exchange in Virginia Beach, VA. We chowed down on seafood galore! I enjoyed a nice helping of fried oysters, scallops, and a large bowl of mussels. The mussels were soaked in a bowl of chicken stock, lime, cilantro and jalapenos. I was […]

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06.03.2015

Good Times, Great Beer: O’Connoroo 2015

O'Connoroo 2015 | @kitchenability

This past weekend Billy and I experienced a really fun event in Norfolk, VA called O’Connoroo 2015. A local brewery called O’Connor’s threw this amazing festival that was two days long! They highlighted a ton of their beers on draught, and there were food trucks parked in the brewery lot so everyone could enjoy a variety of different options food-wise. I indulged in a sweet

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