During my last Maker Tour, one of the co-founders of Jester King told me his favorite thing to eat with beer was cheese. I have to admit that I was a little surprised by that. I've certainly done cheese and wine pairings, but cheese and beer was something I hadn't yet tried. I just had to see what I was missing.
Tom Durie, fool of Queen Anne of Demark, 1614 Tom Derry or Durie was the ‘fool’ employed by Queen Anne of Denmark,the wife of King James VI and I.Monarchs and some aristocrats maintained the medieval tradition of keeping a fool or jester as part of their household until well into the seventeenth century. A much-loved servant, the Queen commissioned portraits of Derry by two of her favourite artists.by lisby1, via Flickr