Two events tonight: AHA Rally at Allagash and a Funky Bow / Flatbread fundraiser. Austin Street, Lively Brewing get going, Rising Tide goes small and everything else involves barrels of some kind. Seriously. Lots of barrels.
Maine beer is killing it this week. Bissell Brother's debut, a Marshall Wharf tap takeover, a beer-y book signing, Baxter's almost ridiculously large expansion and something called a "pancake race."
This week's hoppy happenings features a new beer coming from Baxter, some great news from Bissell Brothers, Foundation and Banded Horn, as well as events at Rising Tide and a nod to brewer Rob Tod of Allagash.
A look into the colorful and interesting Bissell Brothers Brewing, one of the newly-opened breweries housed in the Industrial Way complex in Portland.
A stop on a special "new brewery" tour from The Maine Brew Bus, Austin Street Brewery hosted some guests to try their beer - and made us all want them to open even sooner than they plan to.
Beer always makes a good date. In this weeks hoppy happenings there are events for the single people, the couples and everyone in between. Enjoy some new beer releases, munch on some chocolates or even get a massage.
RateBeer (a beer rating website) releases its much-anticipated awards for 2013 based on thousands of beer reviews and lots of math. Spoiler alert: Maine knows what it's doing with beer.
Is it possible to spend a Saturday in Maine in a more enjoyable way than watching a pond hockey tournament while drinking beer? I doubt it.
They are cool looking – the beans are a golden color with a sparkly quality to them. They smell like bread and yeast. Ok, go ahead and laugh at the idea of me carefully smelling a jelly bean…
A roundup of news and upcoming events about all things Maine beer. This week features Eventide getting a game-day makeover for a party, a new beer from Sebago, and some beer and game combinations that have nothing to do with football.