Tagged with Craft Beer

“Why Brew an Anniversary Beer?”

“Why Brew an Anniversary Beer?”


Clever subheadline: Because anniversary beers can be delicious, just like other beers that have nothing to do with an anniversary. Figuring out how to make a beer to commemorate the birth of your brewery isn’t an easy feat. It’s an abstract feat, even. But if you’re creative enough, you’ll crack the code, as the brewers I … Continue reading

“The Best Beer from the Vermont Brewers Festival”

“The Best Beer from the Vermont Brewers Festival”


Well, that’s another Vermont Brewers Festival under the belt right there. Writing about beer is a challenge, I’m telling you. Writing about beer when part of the job means talking to people who make beer about beer while you’re drinking beer. Movie festivals, music festivals; they’re a cinch. You drink as part of the festivities. Drinking itself … Continue reading

“North Shore Breweries”

“North Shore Breweries”


Reminder: Every now and again, I write about craft beer. Mea culpa: My two most recent articles about craft beer have been in print, so you haven’t been able to read them. (This does not apply to local folks who read North Shore Magazine. I think.) Being in print is a great treat, so I guess … Continue reading

Go to Trillium’s New Beer Garden…Now

Go to Trillium’s New Beer Garden…Now


Another day, another article about beer, my third love after television and the movies. This ain’t much (though it took a lot of trying to put it together, plus the kind intervention of some of Trillium’s wonderful employees), but every single word of that “ain’t much” is meant with my whole being. If you’re in … Continue reading