Tag Archives: Atlantic Brewing Company

04609 – Bar Harbor’s Double IPA


I wrote about 04609 in a previous post, proceeds from the beer will help fund a pilot hop program on a local farm on Mount Desert Island, Maine. Thanks to Atlantic Brewing Company for sending me a bottle to preview. Name: 04609 Brewed By: Atlantic Brewing Company Style: Double IPA ABV: 6.8% 04609 pours a […]

New homebrew competitions being held in June and July

Are you or someone you know a homebrewer? If you are or know someone who is, you might be interested to know that there are two upcoming homebrew competitions: Inaugural Flag Day Homebrew Competition hosted by Atlantic Brewing Company Where: Atlantic Brewing Company When: Flag Day, Sunday, June 14, 2015 What: A laid back homebrew […]

Atlantic Brewing to release new beer to help fund hop program

Packaging for 04609. Photo Courtesy of Atlantic Brewing Company

Atlantic Brewing Company flashed some photos on their facebook page the other day of packaging for a new double IPA they’ll be brewing named 04609. 04609 is the Bar Harbor zip code, a nod to the town and community that has supported the brewery and allowed them to grow and be successful. Part of the […]

Want to help out Friends of Acadia and drink free beer?

A sample Scottish ale aged in a Bowmore Sherry Butt

Saturday, April 25th marks the 16th year the Friends of Acadia have gathered together and set out to clean the roadsides around Mount Desert Island and Trenton. The Earth Day Roadside Cleanup event is volunteer based, everyone is welcome to join in the effort. Atlantic Brewing Company and Maine Girls Pint Out have both committed to helping […]

Canoe racing, belt sanders, BBQ, craft beer and more this weekend on MDI

Acadia Fest

Fans of craft beer may want to head to MDI this weekend for craft beer and fun events on both Saturday and Sunday. Saturday, October 11, 2014 from noon to 6pm is the 19th annual Acadia Oktoberfest at the Smugglers Den Campground in Southwest Harbor. This brewfest includes Beer, Wine, Cider, food vendors, live music […]

Bar Harbor Beer Works needs work


Saturday was the first official day of summer, I took the family to Acadia National Park so the boys could play on Sand Beach, we drove to the top of Cadillac Mountain and stopped at Thunderhole only to find that the tide was out and things were pretty quiet. The weather was perfect, there were […]

The Maine Dream Team-up Project: Matt Delamater


Matt would love to impress you with some amazing beer or food bio that blows your mind on how impressive his “beer geekdom” extends over the land — but that would be a lie. The truth — Matt is a regular jack of many trades – Actor, photographer, finance geek, and above all — simply […]

Atlantic Brewing Company to release limited edition beer this week


Atlantic Brewing Company out of Bar Harbor, Maine will soon be releasing a limited edition beer. Spring Ginger Kölsch is an ale brewed in the traditional German style with a cool fermentation and then lager conditioned. This Kölsch is brewed with fresh, pressed Hawaiian ginger and German Saaz hops, the beer weighs in at 4.4% […]