City Life

Red Sox to Woo Skeptical Fans with Cheap(er) Beer

The Red Sox are temporarily lowering the prices of several concessions at Fenway Park in April in order to encourage better ticket sales, which … […]


First Look: Harpoon Brewery & Beer Hall

Harpoon’s Bavarian-style beer hall offers small-batch beers and spent-grain pretzels.

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This Guy Hand Carved the Beer Taps for Boston’s Newest Brewery

A new brewery opened its doors in Boston this week, and it’s already shipping its first batches of beer to watering holes in Jamaica Plain […]


Liquid Diet: Behind the Brew with Pretty Things’ Dann and Martha Paquette

Dann (left) and Martha Paquette of Pretty Things. (All photos by Jeff Soyk for Boston magazine) The hand-drawn labels on every bottle of Pretty Things depict […]


Liquid Diet: Checking out Harpoon’s New Beer Hall

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

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Should Women Drink Alcohol While Pregnant?

Striking numbers of expectant mothers are deciding that there’s nothing wrong with the occasional drink of alcohol.


Three Massachusetts Beers to Try

Photo © Brewers Association This past weekend, Denver hosted the 31st annual Great American Beer Festival, the preeminent beer festival in the United States. Nearly […]


Healthy on Tap: Lightest Beers from Boston-Area Brewers

In the fall, the season of football, foliage, and beer festivals, the term “six-pack” usually refers to beer—not abs. And while new research suggests drinking beer […]

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Bottoms Up: Four Local German-Style Craft Beers

Celebrate Oktoberfest and the local craft-beer scene with these German-style suds.


What You Missed at Drink Craft Beer’s First Summerfest

Over the weekend, Drink Craft Beer’s first Summerfest drew hundreds of craft beer fans to Arts at the Armory for a celebration of all things […]


Boston Restaurants Serving Exclusive Craft Beers

Island Creek Oyster Bar’s custom pilsner. Photo via ICOB. While we’ve showed you the best that New England has to offer when it comes to […]


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.


Pairing Up

Three noteworthy suds-and-supper happenings.