Tag Archives: Bar Harbor

Two Ballast Point events and One spicy review


Ballast Point Brewing is throwing down a mean block party tomorrow night at Blaze Bangor and Nocturnem Draft Haus then bringing the party to Blaze in Bar Harbor on Friday. The Bangor event is boasting 15 different Ballast Point offerings, 12 of those new to Maine. I had a Habanero Sculpin in the fridge so […]

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 […]

Lobster Pound Brewpub, why didn’t I think of that?

Lobster Roll w/Andy's Golden Ale

Back in January when the news came out that The Lobster Pound in Lincolnville was going to partner with Andrews Brewing Company also of Lincolnville and open this season with a new brewpub I knew that I would find my way there. It wasn’t a direct trip; we had to make a trip down to […]

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 […]

Atlantic Brewing Company Announces Special Release Winter Ale

Atlantic Brewing Company out of Bar Harbor, Maine has announced that they are kicking off the New Year with a new beer release. Aurora Farm’s Oatmeal ale, an English style ale brewed with Alymer oats grown right here in Maine. The beer is described by Atlantic as a “Deep ruby ale with a crisp, clean finish, this […]