|June's 2014 set-up including a new porta potty tent, perfect with a 4 yr. old in tow|
Work has been all consuming for dh's business which is truly super but, not so good when it comes to taking a weekend here and there for a getaway.
He is a busy man pounding those nails day in and day out, building all that awesomeness :) ;)
|Elly fishing on a rainy Friday|
Visiting local or not so local craft breweries or distilleries for the day is what we have been occupying ourselves with. Pretty cool, right :) We think so. Those day trips take place on Sundays for the most part with a rare Saturday here and there.
CJ Spirits in Kane, Pa. August 10th
|tasting and lounge area next to the distilling area|
One gorgeous Sunday morning, since we missed their opening during Art in the Wilds end of June, we came 30 minutes before they opened but, still talked our way in ;) The owner was very informative and super nice while giving us the tour of the distilling area. The vodka still is so beautiful with all that copper and stainless! I can't even imagine the investment involved just on machinery and equipment alone.
|purchased a bottle of Rock Sov vodka, sooo very smooth and wonderful|
Kinzua Beverage. Kinzua Beverage has the best craft beer choices available locally. After chatting with one of their awesome and knowledgeable employees about the closest craft breweries he mentioned STBC in Lakewood. We were like Lakewood.... dh and I trek that direction at least once a month and never spied it. On the next Wegman's run, through Sugar Grove, before landing in Lakewood, there it was on the left right off the main road. We were totally shocked, driving up the road toward the entrance, to see such a fabulous brewery just a stone's throw away.
|inside the main entrance|
|my first flight experience-- hard cider, Pumking, Unearthly and Gemini was the set-up|
|I really loved the Unearthly and Herb here trying his first ever nitro tapped style beer|
|live music mostly on Saturdays in their wonderful seating and eating area|
|above my sandwich choice The Kincaid- the perfect sandwich|
Voodoo Brewery Meadville, Pa., September 28th
|Great bar! Love the doors on the ceiling and also music streaming choices that day.|
I have been in a Pearl Jam state of mind the last few months with Pandora streaming PJ and Eddie Vedder most of the day so this was just a great time continued, lol.
|Winona's Big Brown Ale, White Magick of the Sun, Goodvibes, Voodoo Love Child, Pil-zilla, Big Black Voodoo Daddy and the Gran Met here on the flight|
|great organic menu choices|
|breakfast stout that I HAD to try, great stuff- pancakes, syrup, and sausage all in one sweet brew|
|so bummed that I did not check the battery..had to use the cell|
Cool restaurants to find tasty craft brews :-)
Olga's Cafe and Bistro/Gallery in Coudersport
|DH- Flying Dog Brewery Dogtoberfest and I always love Dog Fish Head 60 minute IPA|
|DH- Yard's Brewing Company's Poor Richard's Tavern Spruce and then I indulged in Elysian Brewing Company's Night Owl|
|another gallery upstairs filled with yarn and paintings|