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Smuttynose brewery
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Smuttynose Brewing Company Seeks a New Owner at Auction

If your #careergoals include operating an iconic old Boston restaurant, turn your attention to the sale of Jacob Wirth. But if you want to take […]

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Liquid Diet: No Booze, No Problem

Turns out, Dry January doesn’t have to be so rough. Order these mocktails, and your body—not to mention your taste buds—will thank you.

The Lodge at Publico
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Five Pop-Up Bars That Make This Winter in Boston Less Terrible

Winter in Boston can be tough, even when we’re not on the tail-end of a record-tying cold snap. Thankfully, temperatures are on the rise—and so […]

Hopsters Seaport dining area and tanks
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Hopsters Officially Opens in the Seaport

Hopsters’ long-awaited expansion to Boston’s Seaport has been in the works since mid-2016—so founder Lee Cooper wasn’t going to let some blizzard stop it now. […]

The Angie Valencia cocktail at Blossom Bar in Brookline
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Blossom Bar Opens This Week in Brookline

The tables are set at the Boston area’s newest cocktail destination—Blossom Bar softly opens tonight in Brookline. The latest from Ran Duan, Blossom Bar is featured in this […]

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Bar Mezzana Has an Avocado Toast-Inspired Cocktail

After all the cookies, eggnog, roasted meats, and rich sides that tend to accompany the winter holidays, many among us will think about lightening things […]

Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen bread
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Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen Plans to Open in Brighton Next Year

Three months after signing a letter of intent with a Brighton landlord, the locals behind Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen are officially headed for 190 North […]

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Seven Dark Beer Releases Around Boston for the Winter Solstice

As the days get darker, the beers we crave tend to, as well, for nothing warms the soul quite like a roasty, toasty, boozy stout […]

An "Impossibly Good" Polar Seltzer vending machine was spotted at Boston Landing
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Look For Vending Machines Full of Polar’s Magical Seltzer Around Boston

Polar Seltzer’s “mythic menagerie” of #SeltzerJr flavors—Unicorn Kisses, Yeti Mischief, Mermaid Songs, and Dragon Whispers—are whimsically tasty, good with booze, and now, a way to […]

Fenway Park official beer Sam Adams
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Sam Adams Is Now the Official Beer of the Boston Red Sox

Two quintessential Boston brands have teamed up at Fenway Park. Samuel Adams replaces longtime macro-sponsor Budweiser as the official beer of the Red Sox next […]

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Liquid Diet: Gin Is In

From all-gin cocktail programs to custom formulations, the botanical spirit is spreading cheer all over Boston.

Privateer Eggnog Doughnut at Kane's photo provided / Bully Boy Royal at Best Burger Bar photo provided
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Try These Boozy-But-Non-Alcoholic Specials at Boston Restaurants in December

It’s been 84 years since Prohibition was officially repealed in the good ol’ U.S of A—bars like Lion’s Tail, GrandTen Distilling, and more are celebrating Repeal Day […]

Weird Beard and Brew By Numbers are two U.K. craft breweries featured in British Beer Company's new Fab Four program
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British Beer Company Ups its U.K. Craft Beer Game

When Shane Egan overheard someone order a New England-style IPA at a pub in Scotland earlier this fall, he about fell off his barstool. “It […]

The Castle Island Brewing taproom
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Use This Discounted Lyft Code as Your Pre-Thanksgiving Designated Driver

Here’s hoping you’re already planning to get a lift home after catching up with hometown friends over a few pints this Thanksgiving eve. The popularity […]

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What to Eat (and Drink) This Weekend

Schnitzel Chef Tim Wiechmann is “inspired by the magic of meat pounded by a wooden mallet” this week: It’s Scnitzelfest at Bronwyn. The celebration began […]