In this month’s beer extravaganza, we lay out 21 pilgrimage-worthy breweries across New England. Not ready to make the trek? It’s possible to sample a few must-try local varieties at beer bars right in town. Here, the five spots you don’t want to miss.
With small-batch distilleries popping up everywhere from Belmont to Plymouth, we’re in the midst of a serious craft-spirit renaissance. Here, a cartload of ways to get your buzz on while lowering your carbon footprint.
With just a few ingredients and a little patience, it’s possible to transform dusty old liquor-cabinet staples into party-ready libations. Use these suggestions from local pros—ranging from entry-level experiments to full-on projects—to guide your next booze infusion.