MiddleNeck Living

  • Thursday June 15th, 2017
    Sunday is Father’s Day, the annual holiday where Americans celebrate the men who made them. You may love dear old dad, but how much do you actually know about the observance in his honor? Brush up on your Father’s Day background before the big Sunday barbecue. Father’s Day officially began in 1910 in Spokane, Washington, where 27-year-old Sonora Dodd proposed it as a way to honor ...
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  • Thursday June 15th, 2017
    No spritzers or mint-infused sippers here. When Father’s Day rolls around, we head to the whiskey, stouts, and stuffed olive-topped sake drinks. Leave your cucumber slices at home. We’ll start with the Tennessee Cherry Cocktail. Whiskey, dark sweet cherries, and chocolate syrup make a trifecta of Dad-approved flavors. Click here for the drink recipes
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  • Thursday June 15th, 2017
    You want to show your friends and family that you really love them (or, at the very least, are willing to buy their affection and admiration with pizza)? This is the recipe for you. It’s easy, it’s insanely delicious, and it feeds a crowd. Take a look at where you’re living, and think about what you’re going to miss most if you ever decide to leave ...
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  • Thursday June 08th, 2017
    Tucked away in southwestern Virginia lies a breathtaking mountain resort that relatively few people know about. Of course, this 12,000-acre accommodation is no secret to those who live in Meadows of Dan. But for those who have yet to visit, there is potential for one of the most remarkable weekend getaways you could imagine. Complete with treehouse lodging, stunning golf courses, and fine dining, Primland ...
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  • Thursday June 08th, 2017
    We who like to mix drinks at home do it for many reasons: First, it’s cheaper than drinking out. Second, it’s fun to mix your own drinks at home. Third, it’s even more fun to mix drinks for other people at home. Any self-respecting home bartender should have a mental Rolodex Excel spreadsheet of favorite classic cocktail recipes. Even if these aren’t fully memorized, you ...
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  • Thursday June 08th, 2017
    Music by the River: Beer Money Sat, June 10, 6pm – 8pm Belle Isle State Park   With high energy and great tunes, Beer Money is a band that likes to have fun. Put on your dancing shoes and come on down to Belle Isle State Park for some great music from this four member party band. With the rockin’ beats and gorgeous Rappahannock River views, this is ...
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  • Thursday June 08th, 2017
    Grilled skinless chicken breasts are all too often more like pieces of cardboard than proper serious eats. With a little know-how, however, we no longer have to stand for this injustice. The key to juicy grilled chicken breasts is to brine them first, then to cook them over a two-zone fire, using a thermometer to gauge doneness. Get the recipes here
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