Dismiss Notice
We're celebrating 10 years of BeerAdvocate magazine with $10 print subscriptions for US residents.

Subscribe now!

Do not cook with Ruthless Rye

Discussion in 'Beer & Food' started by Zhiguli, Mar 12, 2013.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Zhiguli

    Zhiguli Jul 12, 2012 California

    really, that's all that needs to be said :)

    ruined a perfectly good pork dish
  2. smakawhat

    smakawhat Mar 18, 2008 Maryland

    Wel the thing is sometimes.... ya never know until ya try ;)
  3. Andygirl

    Andygirl Jan 3, 2013 Michigan

    I made bread with it and it was great. Pork, I would think it overpowered.
  4. drgarage

    drgarage Aug 19, 2008 California

    I wouldn't recommend drinking it, either.
  5. skivtjerry

    skivtjerry Mar 10, 2006 Vermont

    So what made you do that???
  6. Sneers

    Sneers Dec 27, 2009 Pennsylvania

    I don't cook with beer often, but even less so with hoppy beers.
  7. loony4lambic

    loony4lambic Nov 26, 2012 California

    Agreed with the Bread Post, done it several times with great results
  8. Henamonster

    Henamonster Feb 2, 2007 California

    Yeah, I tried cooking with Deviant Dale's once and got a similar experience. Great beer, not a great cooking beer. I like the bread idea, I may have to try that.
  9. Pinioned

    Pinioned Dec 16, 2012 Kentucky

    Maybe on a brisket... Don't give up!
  10. hoppy99

    hoppy99 Feb 28, 2009 Florida

    I've found that when you reduce hoppy beers by cooking down your sauce, it becomes way too bitter. I've splashed them in toward the end, like in mussels, with good results. I, too, learned this the hard way.
  11. Eriktheipaman

    Eriktheipaman Sep 4, 2010 California
    Beer Trader

    Couldn't agree more. Cooking with bitter beers is always a no-no.
  12. minnesotaryan

    minnesotaryan Dec 27, 2010 Minnesota

    IPA braised carnitas is always delicious.
Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  • About Us

    Your go-to website for beer (since 1996), publishers of BeerAdvocate magazine (since 2006) and hosts of world-class beer events (since 2003). Respect Beer.
  • Extreme Beer FestĀ® Cometh

    February 3-4, 2017. Boston, Mass. Limited tickets available. Prepare for epicness.

    Learn More
  • Free Trial Subscription

    Reside in the US? Interested in a free 1-month trial subscription to the print edition of BeerAdvocate magazine?

    Yes! Sign Me Up!