Category Archives: Events

New England Brewfests – 2015

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This is the third year I’ve put together a list of New England Brewfests and like years past the list is not complete, there are festivals that haven’t updated their websites or officially announced their dates so this list is a work in progress. If you know of a brewfest that has been announced that […]

Orono Brewing Company set to open

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When I visited the Orono Brewing Company back in July it was still in the early build out phase, a shell and a vision. When I visited on Saturday I found the vision has become a reality, Orono Brewing Company is nearly complete. Stepping into tasting room I was met by the smell of fresh varnish and […]

The 12 Days of Beermas 2014

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Where did the year go? Seems like just yesterday I was finishing up posting the 12 days of Beermas 2013 and here we are again. This isn’t as easy one would think, I try to pick beers that are locally available so anyone who wants to join in and taste along with me can, but […]

Maine Distributors reveals new delivery truck with a local twist

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It’s not uncommon to see a beer truck out making deliveries, offloading cases and kegs at local merchants, but have you ever looked at the truck and thought “Hey, those guys kinda look familiar?” You might now. Today Maine Distributors unveiled the newest truck in their fleet, a 28-foot box truck wrapped in Geaghan Brothers […]

Maine Brewers Guild Presents: Beer School

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The things in life I truly appreciate are the things I’ve spent the time to understand, many of these things were not taught in school and educating myself has been an extracurricular, a voyage of self improvement through learning, Beer is one of those things. The things I’ve learned about beer didn’t come from grade […]

Maine brewery serves up free pizzas every Friday night

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It’s Friday night, you’re hanging out with friends, there’s live music, for dinner you are eating pizza and drinking craft beer. Could this friday get any better? How about if you were at the brewery that brewed the beer you are drinking and the pizza is free? Thats a pretty good Friday evening. I just […]

There’s something for every beer geek during Portland Beer Week

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I spent an hour looking over the events planned for Portland Beer Week, and it appears to me that they have teamed up with brewers from around the state to punch November straight in the face with craft beer. Portland Beer Week kicks off on Saturday, November 1, 2014 and runs through Friday, November 7, […]