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Notch Will Open a Second Brewery, Taproom, and Beer Garden in Brighton

Hidden in plain sight along the fast-changing Western Avenue corridor of Brighton is a portal to Bavaria—or maybe Bohemia. A second Notch brewery, taproom, and […]

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Cambridge Will Get a “Big Sister” Wine Bar to Two of Somerville’s Hottest Spots

There won’t be buffalo wings on the menu nor well drinks on the bar, but you can think of Dear Annie as a pub. Opening […]

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Banners Kitchen & Tap Will Have a Cocktail Program of Champions

From Bobby Orr’s iconic goal in the 1970 Stanley Cup Finals to Kevin Garnett’s 2008 rallying cry as confetti rained around him, Causeway Street has seen […]

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First Look at the Sun-Soaked Trillium Brewing Taproom in the Fenway

Trillium Brewing Company awaits some final city sign-offs before it can welcome fans of Boston’s best brewery in for a pint at its highly anticipated taproom and […]

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How To Sip Your Way Through Boston at the Cognac Classic Crawl This Fall

It’s a classic for a reason. For hundreds of years, sophisticated stirrers and shakers have been captivated by cognac as a staple spirit of cocktail […]

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Take a Tasting Tour of Boston With These 7 Dewar’s Inspired Craft Cocktails

Some Age. Others Mature. You don’t get to be the fastest-growing blended Scotch in the world by skimping on quality. From founder John Dewar’s first […]

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The Boston Public Market Has a Local Beer Shop Once Again

Locavores can once again pick up a six-pack of New England beer along with other provisions at the Boston Public Market. Boston Beer Alley is […]

Chick Chick Boom is on the Deep Cuts Deli menu at its pop-up this weekend at the Bar By the Elevator
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Deep Cuts Deli Is Eyeing a Somerville Location to Open a Brewery

Deep Cuts Deli, a prolific north-of-Boston pop-up operation, has officially signed on an in-house beer-maker—and the now-larger team is planning to open Deep Cuts Deli and Brewery in Somerville’s Winter Hill neighborhood next […]

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Narragansett Beer Will Open a Providence Brewery in 2020

Narragansett Beer’s standard greeting of “Hi, neighbor” will take on a new significance in its home state next year: Rhode Island’s iconic brewing company is […]

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Harpoon’s New Allston X-Mas Beer “Pairs Well with Unpacking”

Much like a four-bedroom student apartment in late August, Harpoon Brewery’s supply closet has a tendency to get full of random stuff at the end […]

Travel

How to Make the Most of Cape Cod’s Booming Craft Beverage Scene

Cape Cod may be best known for its breathtaking beaches, but a thriving craft beverage scene has rapidly become the preferred way to cool down […]

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An Eclectic, Global Cocktail Bar Pops Up at the Merchant

The newest cocktail bar in Downtown Crossing is hidden below a boisterous brasserie, but don’t call Foreign Correspondents Club a “speakeasy.” An ephemeral new concept […]

Artifact Cider Feels Like Home cans 2018
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Artifact Cider Opens a Western Massachusetts Taproom

Cider fans are now able to sip some of the finest expressions of New England cider available, right near the source: Artifact Cider Project has […]

Cantillon bottles at Row 34
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Row 34 Will Bring Cantillon’s Epic Sour Beer Day to Boston

Once a year, the famous Belgian brewery Brasserie Cantillon throws a worldwide party to celebrate a new version of its signature lambic-style beer—and Boston’s own […]

New England hard seltzers
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Seven Hard Seltzer Brands to Crush This Summer

When a Connecticut company called Boathouse Beverage, LLC, introduced hard seltzer—yes, that’s alcoholic, bubbly water—to the East Coast market in 2013, the visionaries simply called it […]