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    Sharing the hoppy side of Rising Tide

    Last week, some of my beer blogging friends from New Hampshire and Massachusetts helped organize the very successful Portsmouth Craft Beer Week in Portsmouth, NH. As a part of the beer week, the Gaslight in Portsmouth hosted a Seacoast Winter Brew Fest. Read on

    Posted: March 4, 2013
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    Escaping winter – With Slumbrew's Flower Envy Saison

    Right now, I'm staring out the window, watching it snow steadily and beautifully. As serene as that is, however, I can't keep my mind off the fact that Puxatawny Phil (the infamous groundhog) must have been very, very wrong. Read on

    Posted: February 27, 2013
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    Sebago Brewing Company – Grand Crüe

    We all have one of those friends. The guy or gal that takes a fountain soda cup to the soda fountain and starts pouring together everything from orange soda to Dr. Pepper and Sprite (or Moxie?). With a knowing glance, they look over at you and profess that they've made the perfect blend, and that they've been working on it for years. Read on

    Posted: February 24, 2013
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    The Perfect Tap List

    I frequent many of the plethora of amazing bars in Portland, but I was surprised to find that the tap list of my dreams was sitting right under my nose. Read on

    Posted: February 20, 2013
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    A lager in red – Dirigo Crimson Lager

    As you walk into the door at Bier Cellar on Forest Ave, there is a prominent shelf that sticks out a little further than the rest of the beer, and is always the first thing I see in my line of sight when I walk in. It contains some of the freshest and best Maine-brewed beer. Read on

    Posted: February 15, 2013