Navigation Brewing Opens in Lowell

When it comes to craft beer, Bob Johnson’s biggest fan has always been his son-in-law P.J. Mercier. Since Mercier married his daughter Jill in 2005, […]


Liquid Diet: Ommegang Fire & Blood Red Ale

It’s been almost a year since The Red Wedding and the chilling last notes of “The Rains of Castamere,” but Season Four of Game of […]


Jim Koch Talks the Boston Marathon

Samuel Adams founder and brewer Jim Koch became craft beer’s first billionaire in 2013. He’s turned The Boston Beer Company into the second-largest American-owned brewery behind […]


Giving Beer a Shot: Six Updated Boilermakers in Boston

The humble boilermaker gets a makeover.


Hopster’s Hosting Homebrew Competion

In honor of Boston Beer Week, Hopster’s Brew & Boards and The Urban Grape are teaming up to find the next great brewer master in Boston. Massachusetts […]


Ribelle Now Has Nightly Tasting Menus

When I spoke with Ribelle’s Tim Maslow in early March, he admitted that he’d soon be switching around the format of his menu to something […]


Top of the Pubs

There are plenty of great places in town to throw back a pint. But which one is right for you?


Three Brewtastic New England Getaways

Your guide to the ultimate New England beercations.


Beer Makes Everything Taste Better

The secret ingredient in these five dishes? Liquid gold.


Drink Like a Beer Connoisseur

Your cheat sheet to drinking your brews from the right glass.


A Year of Beer

Five Boston beer celebrations for your calendar.

The Best Craft Beer in New England

We tasted samples from 33 of our finest regional breweries to find our favorite beers in 15 styles. These picks were heads above the rest.

The Ultimate Guide to Craft Beer in New England

Your ultimate guide to craft brews in Boston.

Tummy Tonic

For post-feast relief, many chefs swear by shots of the stomach-settling digestif Fernet-Branca. But Chef Dante de Magistris prefers the preventive approach.

Session Lesson

Craft-beer tastings are bubbling up in gastropubs all over town, so why not host one at your place? Herewith, a guide to hosting a successful beer soiree at home.