Thursday, May 16, 2019

Dear Brennan's, I promise not to buy grapefruit at Costco anymore. Best, Retiring Guy

Photo by Retiring Guy

Some of the best news from late 2017.

Brennan's to return to Madison as Brennan's Cellars.  (Wisconsin State Journal, 11/9/2017)
“We’ve got a core group of people and a support network of people who really care about what Brennan’s was and we all share the same vision of what Brennan’s can be,” Mulcahy said. “We’re not trying to reinvent the wheel or flip the model upside down. With just some tweaks here and there we all agree this can be part of the neighborhood again.”

Related reading:
Why Citrus Fruit Get Thick Peels And Little Pulp.  (Gardening Know How, 5/8/2018)
What Causes a Thick Rind in Citrus Fruit? 
Very simply, a thick peel on any kind of citrus fruit is caused by a nutrient imbalance. The thick rind is caused by either too much nitrogen or too little phosphorus. Technically, these two issues are one and the same, as too much nitrogen will affect how much phosphorus a plant will take up, thus causing a phosphorus deficiency. 

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