Beer

Everything you need to know about the new Trillium Fort Point restaurant and brewery

If you love Boston-based beers, then chances are you've sipped on a Trillium brew or two over the years. The fan-favorite brewery by JC and Esther Tetreault has made quite a few moves since it first opened in 2013, expanding from a small, flagship location in Fort Point to beer gardens,...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:48pm

Planters is launching a honey-roasted peanut beer

In honor of National American Beer Day this Saturday, October 27, Planters is launching its first-ever peanut beer, Mr. IPA-Nut. The Kraft Foods brand partnered with Noon Whistle Brewing in Lombard, Illinois to create a beverage that pays homage to the salty snack. After all, peanuts often go hand...

Tuesday, October 23, 2018 - 11:26am

Boston Oktoberfest 2018: 10 ways to celebrate this fall

Get your steins ready beer lovers, because Oktoberfest kicks off this weekend. Since the Boston area is filled to brim with great places to grab a brew, it's no surprise that there are a ton of celebrations planned around the city. From rooftop parties to beer gardens and more, here are 10...

Friday, September 21, 2018 - 2:15pm

Start your morning with cereal beer from Coney Island Brewing

Like many good ideas, cereal beer came to Coney Island Brewing’s Matt McCall over brunch. “I’m not a mimosa guy, and it’s always frustrating at brunch when you’re having something sweet and you don’t have a beer to go with it,” he says. “I was also a...

Monday, September 17, 2018 - 6:22pm

Cisco Brewers brings pop-up beer garden to Boston's Seaport

There's no shortage of great beer gardens in Boston, and now the city has a new hotspot to sip on brews thanks to Cisco Brewers. The Nantucket craft brewery is bringing a pop-up beer garden to the Seaport District, so fans can enjoy a taste of the island without having to leave the Hub. Cisco...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 1:50pm

This brewery is making a beer to honor the last Blockbuster on Earth

Like Willy Wonka’s last golden ticket, or the only remaining member of an endangered species, the last Blockbuster video store a precious thing. It represents an era before films were easily streamed through computer screens and mobile devices — at any time, anywhere — when we had...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 12:58pm

Drink like Jon Snow with this Game of Thrones beer by Ommegang

Ommegang and HBO will honor the King of the North with a new beer this fall. As part of a special collaboration between the network and the New York brewery, a collection of Game of Thrones inspired brews have been hitting shelves over the past few months. The latest release is a tribute to the...

Friday, August 24, 2018 - 12:41pm

Enjoy experimental beers and Mexican-style lobster rolls at Stony Creek

East coast beer lovers are pretty spoiled, especially in New England, as there's no shortage of great breweries and beer gardens to check out. However, Stony Creek Brewery is taking things up a notch with its new brewpub at Foxwoods. Stony Creek recently unveiled its two-floor, 7,100-...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:22am

The official Best Beer in New York 2018 is made in Brooklyn

Forget trendy IPAs and lagers — the Best Beer in New York State is a funky Belgian-style beauty from Threes Brewing in Brooklyn, which took top honors for a second year in a row at the 2018 New York State Craft Beer Competition. Threes Brewing’s farmhouse-style grisette Passing Time...

Monday, August 6, 2018 - 7:44pm

New Yorkers, here's where you can get beer ice cream sandwiches this week

If there’s one thing better than ooey-gooey chocolate chip cookies paired with scoops of soft serve — dough à la mode, if you will — it’s a good ice cream sandwich. And Melt Bakery is upping the ante with a boozy dessert New Yorkers can enjoy for a limited time: beer ice...

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 - 2:28pm

Quality Eats and Interboro launch the perfect beer to pair with that steak

Haven’t quite discovered the perfect beer to pair with that medium-rare steak you always order from Quality Eats? Quality Branded — the company behind, you guessed it, Quality Eats, Quality Meats and Quality Italian — teamed up with Interboro Spirits and Ales to fix that exact...

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 - 3:46pm

Hit the UES tonight to drink draft beer for just $5 at The Pony Bar

You’re midway through Wednesday, which means the rest of the week is downhill. You’ll make it to the weekend. Why not celebrate that minor victory, and the 9th anniversary of beloved beer bar The Pony Bar UES, with a round of drinks for you and your friends? You won’t even have to...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 2:19pm

This brewery is making beer out of wastewater

For beer lovers, there’s nothing better than a cold six-pack on a hot day. But what if you could do some good for planet Earth while slugging down your booze? Swedish Brewery Nya Carnegiebryggeriet (New Carnegie Brewery), in collaboration with the IVL Swedish Environmental Research Institute...

Thursday, May 31, 2018 - 1:22pm

Everything you need to know about HarpoonFest 2018

Get ready for two days of brews, music and more when HarpoonFest 2018 kicks off this weekend. Harpoon Brewery's annual celebration is back with another awesome lineup of performers and, of course, plenty of beers on tap. Check out our complete guide to everything you need to know for...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 1:06pm

Prospect Ciderworks, Aeronaut put American spin on classic snakebite

Two of the Boston area's top craft companies are collaborating to put a modern American spin on a classic drink. Roxbury's Prospect Ciderworks and Somerville’s Aeronaut Brewing Co. have teamed up to create Sidro’s Secret, a new take on the famed snakebite. A popular drink...

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 11:34am

The ultimate guide to beer gardens in Boston

As the weather continues to heat up, it's time to head outside to enjoy a few brews. Luckily, there's no shortage of awesome, outdoor spaces serving up pints this season. Find your perfect spot with our ultimate guide to the best beer gardens in Boston. Beer gardens in Boston Aeronaut...

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 1:15pm

Trillium beer garden returns to the Greenway this summer

The Trillium beer garden will return to the Greenway in 2018. The Boston-based brewing company and the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy announced on Monday morning that the pop-up will be back at "the same beautiful location" on High Street across from the Rowes Wharf arch later this...

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 10:00am

Notch Brewing traveling beer gardens take over Massachusetts this spring

Notch Brewing is hitting the road. The Salem brewery has teamed up with The Trustees, a conservation nonprofit, to bring a pop-up beer garden experience to outdoor parks, farms and cultural sites throughout the Greater Boston area. The family-friendly "Traveling Biergarten" will feature...

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 5:28pm

These beer gummy bears inspired by Corona and lime will get you ready for summer

Corona Light and luxury candy company Sugarfina have teamed up to create limited-edition beer gummy bears just in time for Cinco de Mayo: "But First, Cerveza" and "Here for a Good Lime." As Sugarfina writes on their website: "Sunshine and good vibes in a bite-...

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 4:00pm

The Patios brings puppies, beer and mini golf to Boston's City Hall Plaza

Get ready to spend your summer days at Boston's City Hall Plaza. The area is getting a new installation next month that will feature everything from beer and ice cream to mini golf and adorable puppies. Dubbed The Patios, the fun-filled project will take over the southeast corner of the plaza...

Friday, April 20, 2018 - 1:44pm