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Paris Color: Black and Tan

















I say black and tan. You think?:

a) British auxiliary police during the Irish War of Independence
b) A tasty blend of pale ale and stout
c) two neutral colors that go together like Simon and Garfunkel

If you answered a, kudos to you. That was my husband's answer, and well let's just say I would have had to rely on Wikipedia for that one.

If you answered b, can you pour a black and tan? It's good old fashioned fun, and I highly recommend it (demo here). There's something about chocolately, viscous stout floating on top of the lighter amber ale that makes me happy. Science at its best.

If you answered c, the above photos are some some eye candy for you. Enjoy.

20 comments

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Katherine

You are so clever I can hardly stand it. Thanks!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by sfgirlbybay

i love this! and your images!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Jamie

If you like b try an Irish velveteen also know as an Irish Woody Guiness and hard cider super tasty

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Monique

I'm really diggin both sets of rattan chairs! Great photos!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by alexkeller

i'm a b – love those

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Lindsey

I second Katherine, SO clever! So is Evan, you can pass that along.

I love that I know where some of your images are taken :) Paris isn't THAT big actually…

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by OliveStreetStudio

I answered B – but really like the photos too. :-)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by thenextarrow

your posts are so inspiring! thank you :)

xo Alison

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Sabine

a) went completely over my head, b) scares me (something about stout freaks me out, I've never had one in my life), so I will take c) and send you a virtual hug for combining in the same sentence two of my favourite neutral colours and two of my favourite musicians :)
xxx

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Sam

funny; i thought about the ice cream parlor where i went as a kid. the black and tan was on the menu.

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