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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. […]

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Boston’s Drinking Problem

Craft breweries keep popping up across the city—but is the beer bubble about to burst?

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Allston Beer Bar Sunset Grill & Tap Has Shuttered

Pour one out for Boston’s original beer bar: The Sunset Grill & Tap and its upstairs pool hall, Patron’s, have closed for good. Eater Boston […]

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 […]

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 […]

Roslindale substation
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Yes, Trillium Is Doing a Winter Beer Garden at the Roslindale Substation

Before Roslindale Village gets its very own neighborhood brewery sometime in 2018, it will indeed get its very own Trillium taproom for the winter season. […]

Distraction Brewing Company signed a lease at 2 Belgrade Avenue, Roslindale
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Distraction Brewing Company Plans a Taproom in Roslindale Village

It won’t be all lit-up trees, mulled cider, and wintertime cheer at the upcoming Roslindale Holiday Market—at least one vendor is bringing daydreams of summer […]

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Take a Look Inside the New Taproom at Samuel Adams Brewery

It’s now possible to skip the tour and head straight to the taps. In keeping with the industry trend, Samuel Adams Brewery recently opened an 80-seat taproom […]

Row 34 launches a "Bookshelf Beer" series with a magnum bottle of Tommie Sjef Wild Ales
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Row 34 Debuts a New Rare Beer Release Series

Stocking the cellar with limited-release beers is a fun hobby for many a beer fan, but the envy-induced Instagram likes that might result from the […]

Roslindale substation
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Trillium Hints About the Roslindale Substation

Trillium Brewing Company teased something potentially exciting in its Instagram Story last night. It was simply a geo-tagged view of the facade of the Roslindale substation, but […]

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Sam Adams Is Throwing Support Behind a Crazy Plan to Buy AB InBev

Brewers of craft beer, sick of getting pushed around by the big guys like Anheuser-Busch, have a ludicrous idea: They want to crowdsource enough money—$213 […]

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The Massachusetts Brewers Guild Partners with Lyft

The Massachusetts Brewers Guild just released a beer “passport” app, but the industry can’t expect beer fans to navigate their phones while also navigating their car. So, […]

Down the Road Beer Co. taproom
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Down the Road Beer Lands in Everett in Early November

At long last, the highly anticipated home of Down the Road Beer Co. is almost ready to open. The Everett taproom—and vintage pinball arcade—debuts to […]

Untold Brewing scituate brewery open
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Look Inside Scituate’s Untold Brewing

The Untold Brewing cofounders are letting their beers speak to them—tell their own story, if you will—as they come out of the fermentors, which is […]