Monthly Archives: January 2014

News Roundup: Night Shift Gets Canned, Meet MBC’s Newest Beer And More!

This has been a pretty eventful day in the always exciting craft beer industry and today has been no exception as we’re heard all kinds of great news. First off the fine folks from Night Shift Brewing have just announced … Continue reading

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What Hit The Shelves This Week

Here’s a list of various beers that hit the shelves this week in and around Boston – also don’t forget to check out various tastings this afternoon and evening by going to our Weekly Tastings page. Have a great weekend … Continue reading

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Are You Ready For International Gruit Day?

This upcoming Saturday February 1st will mark International Gruit Day – How will you be celebrating it? Actually, backtrack for a second and ask yourself: What is a Gruit beer? Gruit or Grut (which means spice in German) and it … Continue reading

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The Alchemist To Start Regularly Brewing, Canning A Second Beer

John Kimmich, founder and brewer extraordinaire over at The Alchemist has released a news update on the brewery’s website discussing a few items. Amongst those items are the fact that they are brewing a beer known as Focal Banger, an … Continue reading

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What Hit the Shelves This Week

Here’s a list of various beers that hit the shelves this week in and around Boston – note that there’s been a lot of barleywine releases this week amongst other things. Also don’t forget that Friday evenings mean tastings – … Continue reading

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Hill Farmstead Gets $350,000 Towards Upcoming Expansion

According to a news update from Times Argus it appears that the Vermont Economic Development Authority recently approved a sum of $350,000 that will go towards the partial funding of the Hill Farmstead expansion. Sean Hill’s brewery, out in Greensboro … Continue reading

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Events Page Updated

Just a quick post letting you know that we’ve added a few events to our Events page on the site. This includes this weekend’s Black Beer Affair at Gordon’s out in Waltham and Beer Summit’s Winter Jubilee. Fans of dark … Continue reading

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What Hit The Shelves This Week

Here’s a list of various beers that hit the shelves this week in and around Boston: Brewery Beer Style AleSmith Speedway Stout American Stout Backlash Riot Imperial IPA Ballast Point Piper Down Scottish Ale BrewDog Tokyo* Imperial Stout Foolproof Brewing … Continue reading

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[UPDATE] Spencer Trapist Ales Hitting the Shelves This Week

UPDATE: We have reached out to various stores in the Boston area and even got word from a distributor directly that the shipments are delayed and won’t be arriving until very early next week. Because Monday is a holiday, our … Continue reading

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Worcester Welcomes A Second Brewery: 3cross Brewing

Big news coming to Worcester earlier today as we found out that a second brewery is making it’s way to the town and is slated to make it’s big debut later this year, in April. The town is already the … Continue reading

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