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

Steel Rail Ale, an EPA brewed by Berkshire Brewing Company

5.3% ABV

Steel Rail Ale

Berkshire Brewing Company

Dive Bomb, a Pale Ale brewed by 14th Star Brewing Company

5.2% ABV

Dive Bomb

14th Star Brewing Company

Pig's Ear, a brown ale brewed by Woodstock Inn Brewery

4.3% ABV

Pig's Ear Brown Ale

Woodstock Inn Brewery

Things We've Written

Several Cape Cod Craft Breweries to Check Off Your Massachusetts Breweries Map.

May you always have a beer in your pocket, and sand in your shoes. Or, something like that.

Is Helium Beer real? Maybe ...

Perhaps you heard it on Facebook and are looking to try and find where you can buy some, or maybe you just watched a viral video and think it’s too good to be true. The truth of the matter is that helium beer makes it rounds a couple of times a year, and every time it’s nothing more than an amusing hoax.

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.