Beer

City Life

In Massachusetts, 2014 Will Be The Year of Yuengling

Plans are flowing smoothly for one of Pennsylvania’s biggest beer companies. After news was released back in October that Yuengling was poised to tap into […]

City Life

Yuengling Is Bringing Beer Back to Massachusetts

Massachusetts residents will no longer need to rely on their friends from surrounding states in order to get their hands on some Yuengling. According to […]

City Life

Hopsters Brew and Boards Lets Anyone Create Their Own Beer

Lee Cooper is happy.  Like, really happy. “I’m living the dream,” said the beer-brewing company owner. “I’m making beer. I really can’t complain.” Two weeks […]

City Life

Todd Ruggerre Drank a Beer In Every City and Town in Massachusetts

Clinton. Hancock. Agawam. Those are just a few of the not-so-well-known communities in Massachusetts where Todd Ruggerre drank a beer with complete strangers as part […]

City Life

City Councilor Wants Liquor Stores to Charge Sales Tax on Booze

If City Councilor Bill Linehan has his way, buying booze in Boston could get more expensive. On Monday, Linehan filed for a home rule petition, […]

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Couples Plan On Getting Married At the Sam Adams Brewery

While most people bring beer to their wedding, some couples are bringing their wedding to the beer. On Wednesday, June 26, for the second year […]

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Trillium Brewing Company Created a Special Beer to Support the One Fund

It only took 30 minutes for the first keg of Trillium Brewing Company’s beer, specifically made to benefit the One Fund, to “kick.” Not long […]

Arts & Entertainment

Boston Brewvet: Take On the Bike and Beer Challenge

Jeff Wharton is challenging people to take on the sites and suds that Massachusetts has to offer. While most beer pairings are associated with food, […]

City Life

Are Hipsters Driving Up the Cost of Pabst Blue Ribbon at Bars?

A beer known for its low cost and association with a niche urban culture is suddenly seeing its prices skyrocket—and hipsters might only have themselves […]

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Cambridge Brewery Making Special Beer in Honor of MIT Officer Sean Collier

Phil Bannatyne thought the best way to honor a fallen hero was to create a beer with his name on it. Bannatyne, owner of the […]

City Life

Drizly App Lets You Get Alcohol Delivered Straight to Your Door

Alcohol delivery in Massachusetts isn’t a new phenomenon, but streamlining the process through a smartphone app that acts as a digital shopping cart is something […]

Restaurants

Liquid Diet: We Tested the New Sam Can, and It Works

Welcome to Liquid Diet, where Christopher Hughes finds the extraordinary stories behind the people and places that quench the thirst of the Boston area. Since […]

Restaurants

Liquid Diet: Black IPA, the Latest Craft Brewer Darling

Last month, The New York Times reported that craft breweries now account for 6.5-percent of all domestic beer sales. That number might seem negligible until […]

City Life

A Beer Bar and Arcade Could Be Coming to Boston

Four longtime friends who opened a series of bars that mix classic arcade video games with a variety of craft beers say they have been […]

City Life

Nerd Nite is like ‘The Discovery Channel With Beer’

For the last decade, a group of self-proclaimed “nerds” has been gathering in and around Boston at various bars to tackle topics like biology, the […]