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

Red Rack Ale, an Amber Ale brewed by Woodstock Inn Brewery

5.5% ABV

Red Rack Ale

Woodstock Inn Brewery

Slingshot, a session IPA brewed by Second Wind Brewing Company

4.8% ABV

Slingshot

Second Wind Brewing Company

Steel Rail Ale, an EPA brewed by Berkshire Brewing Company

5.3% ABV

Steel Rail Ale

Berkshire Brewing Company

Things We've Written

The Ultimate Guide to Beer Kegs (FAQs)

Common keg sizes, dimensions, types, kegerators, and how many draft beers are in each keg, by gallon and liter.

Craft Brewers Guild by State

Beer Guild websites for now. More info about the guilds to come.

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.