Tag Archives: Pairings

5 must attend events during Greater Bangor Beer Week


The Greater Bangor Convention & Visitors Bureau has released the schedule for the Greater Bangor Beer Week on their website, go take a peek for a full list of events. They are boasting 15 breweries, 11 businesses and 28 official events over the course of seven days, from October 18th to October 24th.   I […]

Baxter Brewing Company swings for the fences with upcoming beer dinner


In a press release yesterday, Baxter Brewing Company announced a beer dinner for Monday, August 24, 2015. This isn’t your average beer dinner though, Baxter Brewing has been a long time partner with the Portland Sea Dogs, AA affiliate of the Boston Red Sox, who are playing host to the beer dinner. “One of the […]

Pairings in Winterport – The intersection of beer, wine and food


I recently had the opportunity to sit down for a meal at Pairings in Winterport, Pairings is the food component of the Winterport Winery and Penobscot Bay Brewery. The event I attended was their monthly beer/wine dinner with a summer theme. With Pairings, owners Mike and Joan Anderson have created a space where fine food […]

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


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, […]

Thanksgiving Beer Pairings

I have to start this post off by thanking my friend Peter, who commented on the “if my coaster could talk” Facebook page with a request for a blog post about beers to pair with your Thanksgiving meal. I thought it was a great idea, but have to admit I’m not a pro when it […]