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Dave Patterson

Dave Patterson is a writer and musician who is thirsty for craft beer. He's been immersed in the New England beer scene for years as a patron and since 2013 as a beer writer. In his attempt to drink all the great beer America has to offer, Dave has become convinced that the Maine beer scene is among the best in the country. He can be spotted throughout the state at breweries, bars, and backyards imbibing brilliant Maine beers. It is his belief that craft beer plays an integral role in bolstering a vibrant local economy, so he urges you do your part by drinking local beer to support your community. Twitter: @PattersonWriter​

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Posted: May 22, 2017

Pair your warm-weather activities with these Maine beers

Written by: Dave Patterson

Whether its taking a ferry to one of Maine’s countless islands or playing cornhole next to a campfire on Sebago Lake, a Maine summer offers salve to any tired soul seeking refuge in her loving arms. What better way to enhance a summer afternoon in the Pine Tree State than with a Maine beer? Maine brewers offer a wide range of beer styles and flavors perfect for all summer activities. Here are our pairings.



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