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Boston’s Vibrant Local Brewery and Food Scene: A History and Top Picks »

Written by Lizzie and Sam of Off The Beaten Path Food Tours, members of the Be Local Blogger Network. It can seem strange that Boston, a city with such puritanical roots and strict happy hour laws, would have such a booming hyper local craft beverage industry but it’s true! Perhaps it’s the focus on experimentation and DIY […]
Posted by: Nicola on May 2, 2018 @ 11:30 am
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New England Fishmongers »

By Blogger Emily Goodman of EmilyJGoodman.comDid you know that fish have seasons just like fruits and veggies? This is because different fish migrate in and out of the area throughout the year so knowing what fish is currently available is going to give you a fresher, and more cost-effective product!Check out this full fish and shellfish […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 14, 2017 @ 3:57 pm
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Take A Food Tour: A Fun Way To Support Local Food Vendors Year-Round »

Ever wonder how you can continue to support local food vendors year-round? Well, have you heard about Boston’s newest and most unique food tour? They are brought to you by Off The Beaten Path Food Tours & Experiences. Based in Somerville, Off The Beaten Path’s first food tour is of Davis Square and includes the most […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 12, 2017 @ 4:34 pm
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Calculating Food Miles at Real Pickles »

By Dan from Real PicklesSince Real Pickles’ beginnings in 2001, one of our key social commitments has been to source our vegetables only from Northeast farms and to sell our products only within the Northeast.  We do this because we want to promote the development of strong local and regional food systems.  There are so […]
Posted by: Nicola on @ 4:21 pm
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5 Tips for Shopping and Cooking Local »

By Blogger Emily Goodman of EmilyJGoodman.comWhen it comes to the food I buy and cook for myself my focus is always QUALITY. In the past decade, if not longer, we have seen a huge shift away from processed, chemical laden food to a desire for more whole, nutrient-dense, locally grown food. Not only does your food […]
Posted by: Nicola on August 18, 2017 @ 11:09 am
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What to eat at the Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest »

The Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest is coming up THIS weekend, and while there will be many great beers, ciders, and artisan drinks to quench your thirst let’s not forget about all the food that will be there as well! Here are some of my favorite local vendors and restaurants that you will find this weekend at the event! […]
Posted by: Nicola on June 8, 2017 @ 11:28 am
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Five things you may not know about cask beer »

Friday night is a special night for Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest since it is Cask Night. For this night only, festival goers can taste special cask-aged beers and ciders from participating breweries, in addition to the other local beers being poured. Aeronaut Brewing, sponsor of the Cask Night, will be pouring a cask-conditioned Hop Hop and […]
Posted by: Nicola on June 7, 2017 @ 11:00 am
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It’s a Cider Revolution at the 6th Hyper-Local Brewfest »

On June 9th and 10th The Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts will be hosting it’s 6th Annual Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest. With craft beer hitting maximum saturation, hard cider is really taking off. This is being called a ‘cider revolution’. And the Brewfest will have plenty of cider to sample from Cider companies all around New […]
Posted by: Jessica Dennis on June 1, 2017 @ 10:57 am
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Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest Highlight: Brazo Fuerte Artisanal Beer »

Being a non-beer drinker I am on a mission to find a beer a really enjoy and the upcoming Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest is going to be my go-to resource to try and learn about as many local craft beers as I possibly can! One specific brewer that will be at the festival that has caught my eye […]
Posted by: Nicola on May 30, 2017 @ 3:09 pm
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New Brew: New and Upcoming Brewers to Try at This Year’s Brewfest »

The Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest is always a great place to check out new and upcoming breweries in the area. Recently opened and soon-to-open breweries and cideries participate each year, giving festival goers one of the first tastes of their brews. This year there will be four breweries and cideries participating at the festival, with an […]
Posted by: Nicola on May 23, 2017 @ 11:35 am
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