Tag Archives: Maine

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

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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 […]

Free beer for racers in 5k supporting local fire department

The Winterport Are Business Association is hosting a fun event for fans of craft beer and running in the Greater Bangor area in support of the Winterport Fire Department. The Pants on Fire 5K Beer Run/Walk will be taking place on Saturday, June 28, 2014 in Abbot Park, Winterport, Maine. The 5K Run/Walk includes some […]

Maine Craft Brewers Guild study finds estimated $189 Million economic impact on Maine’s Economy

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In a press release from the Maine Brewers Guild today, May 15, 2014: “Maine’s Craft Beer industry poised for 200% growth in next 4 years” A lofty prediction that is supported by a study provided by economists at the University of Maine. The study found that Maine breweries sold $92.6 Million worth of beer in […]

Coaster Critique: Marshall Wharf/NDH Scarlet Leather

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Name: Scarlet Leather Brewed By: Marshall Wharf Brewing in collaboration with Nocturnem Draft Haus Style: Imperial red ale ABV: 7% Pours very clear, a deep amber color with red and gold highlights and a short off white head. The nose is full if Citra hops, juicy, fruity hop aroma. Initial sip is sweet, malty, caramel […]

Sierra Nevada Beer Camp Across America is coming to Maine this August

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When I woke up this morning I wasn’t expecting to book a hotel room and buy bus and Brewfest tickets, but that’s what ended up happening. Sierra Nevada Brewing Company based out of Chico, California announced their Beer Camp Across America Festival Tour. A seven city whirlwind Brewfest tour that will land in Portland, Maine […]

Baxter Brewing Company announces inaugural Great Falls Brewfest

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Baxter Brewing Company out of Lewiston, Maine announced today that they will be presenting the inaugural Great Falls Brewfest on the banks of the Androscoggin River on June 21, 2014. The date of the Brewfest falls on the summer solstice and will officially marking the start of the summer Brewfest season. “I can’t think of […]

Atlantic Brewing Company to release limited edition beer this week

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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% […]

Black Bear Brewing in Orono restructures brew team

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Last September things started changing at the Black Bear Brewery in Orono, Maine. The taproom expansion allowed for a larger bar, more tables, a small stage and space for darts and foosball. The transition made Black Bear’s taproom feel less like the place you ran in to fill your growler and get a sample of […]

Shipyard Brewing Company announces the addition of a new beer to year round lineup

Shipyard Brewing Company, Maine’s largest brewery, announced today in a press release that they are adding a new year round beer to their lineup. Shipyard American Pale Ale is brewed with English pale malt, whole wheat and seven hop varieties, weighing it at 4.5% ABV and 55IBU. This beer will be available nationwide in April. […]

Kahbang announces Bangor brewfest special guest The Brewing Network

The Kahbang Brewfest has announced they will be welcoming special guest, The Brewing Network to the Bangor waterfront this summer. The Brewing Network is a popular internet radio station focused on homebrewing and craft beer. The Brewing Network was started in 2005 with “The Sunday Session Live” and now produces The Sunday Session, The Jamil […]