Thanksgiving Beers Suggestions

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Beer Blog | 0 comments

Thanksgiving is a great time to bring new beers to try and share with your friends and family. To that end we have compiled a list of our two favorite styles for Thanksgiving, IPAs and Stout/Porters. Some of these are in extremely small quantities, so come in and make your selections early. (Unless indicated all beers are 22 ounce bottles) IPAs While it is not for everyone, IPA is the champion style of the craft brewers. While IPAs are known for their bitterness, they are not all created equal. To begin with they...

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2014 October Beers

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in Beer Blog | 0 comments

Pecan Pie Porter Clown Shoes Brewing Company Ipswich, MA Clown Shoes begins, and maybe ends, with a wonderful mission statement “Our mission now is to produce beer without pretension while being free and a little crazy.” Perfect. Clown Shoes is the brainchild of the son of a local wine merchant. It is being contract brewed by Mercury Brewing Company in Ipswich, MA, the home of Ipswich Ale. Rather than trying to explain the Clown Shoes brand to you, here are the words of brand owner Gregg Berman:...

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2014 September Beer Series

Posted by on Sep 10, 2014 in Beer Blog | 0 comments

18th Anniversary Ale Stone Brewing Company Escondido, CA Stone Brewing Co. was founded in 1996 by Greg Koch and Steve Wagner in San Marcos, CA. It’s most popular brand; Arrogant Bastard Ale was unleashed upon the world in November 1997. They moved to their current facility in Escondido, CA, in December 2005. Beer Advocate named them “All-time Top Brewery on Planet Earth” in 2008 and “the most popular and highest rated brewery – ever!” in 2009. Because it is Stone Brewing, naturally this...

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2014 August Beer Series

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in Beer Blog, Newsletters | 0 comments

Coffee Milk Stout Stone Brewing Company Escondido, CA Stone Brewing Co. was founded in 1996 by Greg Koch and Steve Wagner in San Marcos, CA. It’s most popular brand; Arrogant Bastard Ale was unleashed upon the world in November 1997. They moved to their current facility in Escondido, CA, in December 2005. Beer Advocate named them “All-time Top Brewery on Planet Earth” in 2008 and “the most popular and highest rated brewery – ever!” in 2009. There’s no shortage of talented people at...

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2014 July Beer Series

Posted by on Jul 11, 2014 in Beer Blog, Newsletters | 0 comments

“Town Beach” Imperial IPA Narragansett Brewing Company Providence, RI The Narragansett Brewing Company was founded in Cranston, Rhode Island, USA, in 1890. It was closed on July 31, 1981, and then re-established in 2005. Formerly the number one selling brand in New England, Narragansett now occupies a relatively narrow segment of the market. Originally brewed in the city of Cranston, it was famous for its drinkability and the advertising slogan, “Hi, Neighbor, have a ‘Gansett!,” most...

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2014 June Beer Series

Posted by on Jun 13, 2014 in Beer Blog, Blog | 0 comments

The Daughter’s of Poseidon Black IPA Baxter Brewing Company and DC Brau (A Collaboration brew) Lewiston, Maine Baxter Brewing Co. is a Maine-based craft brewery which is the first of its kind in New England to can all of its beer. Located in Bates Mill in the up-and-coming community of Lewiston/Auburn, ME, Baxter Brewing Co. currently distributes its flavorful and unique craft beers in ME & MA both in six-pack and on draught. The beer in their cans has never seen UV light, which spells death for fresh beer....

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