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The bar at Cheeky Monkey Brewing Co. in Fenway
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Cheeky Monkey Brewing Co. Softly Opens Tonight in Fenway

There’s a new spot to pre-game in Fenway, and by the time the Red Sox are back in the neighborhood, it will likely be serving […]

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New Wormtown Owners Plan to Open an Experimental Brewery in Keene

Wormtown Brewery cofounder Tom Oliveri has sold his remaining stake in the Worcester company, and the new owners—a trio of former beer distributors—plan to open […]

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Untold Brewing to Open in Scituate This Fall, and Other Boston-Area Beer News

Maya Angelou will be oft-discussed in a former classroom in Scituate later this year, but the vintage building isn’t going back to hosting classes. The […]

Tree House Brewing Company's new Charlton campus
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Here’s the Scoop on the New Tree House Taproom in Charlton

A kid- and dog-friendly, food truck-frequented, mecca of beer opened this weekend in Charlton. Get excited to visit the new Tree House Brewing Company, with […]

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Mass. Brewers Guild Hosts a Worcester Beer Fest in September

The Massachusetts Brewers Guild is following up its first-ever beer fest with a party in Worcester this fall. The Mass Fermentational is coming up on […]

Tim Oxton / Night Shift Brewing
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Growlers in Massachusetts: A War on Glass

Night Shift Brewing is everywhere. Since opening in 2012, the brand has spread like wildfire into Massachusetts liquor stores and bars. Lucky for us, that […]

Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen brewed a beer at Dorchester Brewing Co. and served sandwiches there in May
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Brato Brewhouse + Kitchen Pops Up Monthly Around Boston

A quintessential attribute of the craft beer industry is that it’s about as convivial as a competitive scene can be. Brewers are known to be […]

Hill Farmstead was among the participating breweries at the 2016 Copenhagen Beer Festival in Boston
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The Copenhagen Beer and Music Festival Returns to Boston in September

An acclaimed European beer festival chose Boston for its first U.S. event last year, and they apparently had a good time. The Copenhagen Beer and […]

Scenes from soft opening weekend of the Harpoon Keg Yard via Instagram
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Harpoon Brewery Debuts an Outdoor Beer Garden

No plans for the long holiday weekend coming up? Sounds like a good time to drink outside at one of Boston’s original breweries. Harpoon softly […]

Sour and wild beers star in the We're Funk'd Festival, coming next month from Night Shift, Springdale Beer, and friends
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Night Shift and Springdale Beer Team Up on a Funky Festival

Springdale Beer general manager Joe Connolly is only speaking for himself, but he believes his company doesn’t need to go out of its way to […]

Vanderbilt Kitchen & Bar. / Photo provided
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Vanderbilt Kitchen & Bar Reopens Tuesday

Just in time to see off the Tall Ships, Financial District spot Vanderbilt Kitchen & Bar reopens this week under new ownership. Manager Jamie Walsh, […]

The Castle Island Brewing taproom
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Castle Island Brewing Opens Its Norwood Taproom This Weekend

The Modern Draft system is up and running, the staff is trained, and Castle Island is finally ready to serve its own beers at the […]

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Sips of Summer: What to Drink Around Boston Right Now

What to drink right now.

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Aeronaut Returns to Allston This Summer

The sun is shining, and another sure sign of summer is nigh: The pop-up Allston beer garden by Aeronaut Brewing Company (and friends) officially returns to […]

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Tap Takeovers, Cider Night, and More Beer Events Around the Microbrew Invitational

The craft beverage scene has grown immensely since BeerAdvocate launched in 1996—and it’s even markedly different since the Boston-based beer blog began hosting its own […]