Comedy writer pairs adult beverages, parenting stories

CHICAGO -- Matt Boresi is a "Chicago Parent Magazine" contributor and host of comedy podcast The Paternity Test. The Paternity Test is hosted by three former college roommates, who are now on the wrong side of 35 and trying to figure out what it means to be grown-ups, husbands, and dads.

Boresi is an opera librettist and professor who lives with his Musical Theatre professor wife and 4-year-old daughter, Viva, in the Edgewater neighborhood.

Listen to the Paternity Test at or on iTunes or your favorite podcatching app, and read their musings every week at and monthly in Chicago Parent Magazine.

Boresi picks a proper alcohol pairing for some of his parenting stories!

Cocktail for Overnight Toy Assembly: Santa's Little Helper
2 oz Koval Vodka
1 oz White Creme de Cacao
1/2 oz Peppermint Schnapps
Shake with ice and and add to glass with optional chocolate syrup and splash of cream.
Garnish with a candy cane!

Wine to Follow a Long Day of Princesses: German Gilabert Cava
Available at Independent Spirits, 5947 N. Broadway, Chicago

Craft Beer After Staying Home with Sick Kids: Empirical Gamma-Ray Ginger Wheat

Wine to Cap a Long Night of Bedtime Bedlam, Niepoort Late Bottled Vintage Port (2009)
Available at Independent Spirits, 5947 N. Broadway, Chicago