New England Brewery Series – Deciduous Brewing Company/WHYM and Granite State Growler Tour’s 2nd Annual Craft Beer Week Hangover Cure Tour

Admittedly, I didn’t attend as much of Portsmouth Beer Week as I would have liked to this year, but between the (long overdue…) opening of Smuttynose’s Hayseed restaurant, and the Hangover Cure Tour, I think I got my fair share of the action. This post will focus on the Tour, but maybe I’ll blog about Hayseed too… maybe. This is the second year of the Hangover Cure Tour … Continue reading New England Brewery Series – Deciduous Brewing Company/WHYM and Granite State Growler Tour’s 2nd Annual Craft Beer Week Hangover Cure Tour

New England Brewery Series: Garrison City Beerworks (Dover, NH)

The city/town of Dover has really been on the up-and-up lately. I’ll admit that growing up we used to call it “dirty Dover,” but the downtown has gained some lovely little shops, and the food and beer scene is definitely promising. Garrison City Beerworks is one of the newest additions to the downtown Dover scene. It was opened two weeks ago, right beside Yeastern Homebrew … Continue reading New England Brewery Series: Garrison City Beerworks (Dover, NH)

New England Brewery Series: From the Barrel Brewing Company (Londonderry, NH)

I haven’t done one of these in a while, but I had a lovely experience in Londonderry the other day, and wanted to spread the word about this awesome new nano, so I figured I would resurrect the series. From the Barrel is located in an industrial park, maybe a thousand feet down from Moonlight Meadery, and right off of I-93 in Londonderry, NH. The … Continue reading New England Brewery Series: From the Barrel Brewing Company (Londonderry, NH)

Portsmouth Beer Week 2014

It’s Portsmouth Beer Week! For those not in the know, Portsmouth, NH and the surrounding area has been exploding with beer recently, and they’re annual beer week is a great way to showcase this. My brother and I stopped in on Monday night to see how the fair city was doing, despite the fact that my brother had to work early the next day. We started … Continue reading Portsmouth Beer Week 2014

Portsmouth, North Hampton, and the Seacoast Brewery Tour

So yesterday, for my sisters 21st birthday, my girlfriend, her brother, and I, took my sister on a tour of the seacoast breweries.  We started with Throwback Brewing (See Review Here) and then moved onto Blue Lobster to sample their new Berliner Weisse (See Review Here) and the Red Door (Paint it Black) Black IPA, which was succulent in smell and terrifically bitter in taste, … Continue reading Portsmouth, North Hampton, and the Seacoast Brewery Tour

New England Brewery Series: Throwback Brewery (North Hampton , NH)

Yesterday, my little sister turned 21, and my girlfriend, her brother, and I decided to take my sister out on a good old fashioned brewery tour to celebrate.  We began the day at Throwback Brewing in North Hampton, New Hampshire.  Throwback is located on a main road, but is housed in a warehouse unit alongside construction companies and other industrial oddities.  The location reminded me … Continue reading New England Brewery Series: Throwback Brewery (North Hampton , NH)

New England Brewery Series: Blue Lobster Brewing Company (North Hampton, NH)

Today I visited Blue Lobster Brewing Company in Hampton, NH with my father and sister.  Blue Lobster opened its doors last November and has garnered quite a lot of acclaim since then.  Located on Lafayette Road (One of the main roads of Hampton) and about five minutes from the beaches, they are in a rather odd but excellent area as far breweries in New Hampshire … Continue reading New England Brewery Series: Blue Lobster Brewing Company (North Hampton, NH)