Tag Archives: The Beer Babe

Coaster Critique: Sebago Brewing Co. Simmer Down

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Name: Simmer Down Brewed By: Sebago Brewing Company Style: Summer Session Ale ABV: 4.9% Pours an orange-copper color that shimmers gold when held to the light, pour raised a short off white head that left fine lacing down the glass. Malt aroma comes through as lightly toasted grains; hops are dominating though, fresh squeezed orange […]

The Maine Dream Team-up Project: Conclusion

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The Maine Dream Team-up Project has officially come to a close, a fifteen day blog series that asked seventeen different, beer minded individuals, four questions about who they would like to see collaborate on a beer. In return I received a total of 74 different dream collaborations that consisted of 25 different Maine breweries, 29 […]

The Maine Dream Team-up Project: Carla Companion

Carla Companion is a craft beer lover and investigator of all things beer. She started a craft beer website and blog www.thebeerbabe.com in 2007, sharing her thoughts as she explored what was new in beer, as well as brewery visits, trips and “beer adventures.” Moving to Portland in 2009, she found herself surrounded by the […]

Pub Crawling around Portland

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I rarely have the opportunity to check out the bars in Portland, Maine, trips down are infrequent and although my wife would love to go out to the bars with me, it’s not my kid’s idea of a fun evening. The tail end of last week I was in Portland for training for work, this […]

Wayne’s Wiffle For a Wish

  This Saturday, August 17th, is Wayne’s Wiffle for a Wish. In its 5th year this annual wiffleball tournament raises money for the Maine Make-a-Wish foundation. All money raised stays right here in Maine and grants the wishes of Maine children. Wayne’s Wiffle for a Wish has raised over $28,000 in the past four years, […]