Interesting U.S. Breweries

Kettlehead Brewing Company taproom in Tilton, NH

Kettlehead Brewing Company

407 West Main Street, Tilton, NH 03276

Federal Jack's Brewpub in Kennebunkport, ME

Federal Jack's

8 Western Ave Ste 6, Kennebunk, ME 04043

Beerworks Brewing Company Boston/Fenway Park in Boston, MA

Beerworks Brewing Company (Fenway)

61 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

Interesting Craft Beers

Katie, an IPA brewed by Amherst Brewing Company

5.5% ABV

Katie

Amherst Brewing Company

Nite Lite, a Lager brewed by Night Shift Brewing

4.3% ABV

Nite Lite

Night Shift Brewing

Maya Mae, an IPA brewed by Wash Ashore Beer Company

6.5% ABV

Maya Mae

Wash Ashore Beer Company

Things We've Written

What is Krausening?

Commercial brewers and homebrewers alike employ experimental and traditional brewing techniques to get their craft beer just right. One of those techniques is Krausening, a traditional German approach that eschews adding any sugars or extras to the fermented beer, with the goal of producing a "cleaner" beer. In summary, and ultimate effect, to kräusen a beer is to add carbonation to it.

Boy, Howdy! Get us guys a puppers.

Wayne, Katy Kat, Dary, and Squirrely Dan drink Puppers, and now you can too.

What is the best beer for beer batter?

There's no one single choice when it comes to choosing the best beer to mix with your batter-making ingredients - egg, flour, and (optional) spice. Choose a beer that matches the spirit of the meal that you are looking to cook. That's what it is most important.