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10 Must-Do Steps for Sustainable Homebrewing »

In the craft beer world, solar panels and ambitious recycling programs have become the norm. Microbreweries from Alaska to Colorado to Massachusetts strive to be sustainable, local, and organic. But there’s an even greener way to drink beer: Make handcrafted ales in the comfort of your own home. The 1.2 million U.S. homebrewers have some […]
Posted by: Nicola on April 17, 2015 @ 3:55 pm
Filed under: Blog,Hyper-Local Craft Brewfest,Local Craft Brewfest,Sustainability

Rich Variety at Local Craft Brewfest »

The 5th Annual Local Craft Brewfest was a sold out event. Featuring dozens of breweries, distilleries, and retailers of local food, the festival showcased the rich variety of products available from sustainable businesses in the greater Boston area. The Moakley U.S. Courthouse on the Waterfront is a great location for an event like this, with […]
Posted by: Nicola on December 2, 2014 @ 9:25 am
Filed under: Corn Free July,Local Craft Brewfest

Blueprint Brands: Redesigning Your Liquor Cabinet. »

It can be hard to reconcile a love of local, ethically sourced food with a love of booze. Like cell phones and hot showers, alcohol tends to sometimes fall under the category of “I gotta draw the line somewhere.” Luckily, there’s Blueprint Brands, a marketing and sales company that works solely with “a carefully curated selection of […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 21, 2014 @ 7:00 am
Filed under: Blog,Corn Free July,Local Craft Brewfest

Looking for 2014 Local Craft Brew Featured Bloggers »

Craft Beer Fan. Locavore. Brew connoisseur. Homebrewer. Any of the above describe you? If so, we’re looking for your type! Apply to become a featured blogger for the Boston Local Food Program’s Local Craft Brewfest 2014. What this entails: a Boston Local Food Festival Featured Blogger Button for your blog photo, blog link, &bio placed […]
Posted by: Nicola on August 8, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Local Craft Brewfest

Nuts for Q’s Nuts »

I popped one in my mouth. It’s outer chocolate layer melted into sweetness and left a salty tang on my lips. I swallowed, breathed in, and felt a touch of coconut on my tongue. All thanks goes to the little coconut, chocolate covered almond for the delicious and exotic experience. And to Beth and Brian […]
Posted by: Nicola on November 20, 2013 @ 8:36 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Local Craft Brewfest

12 Killer Fall Beers That Aren’t Pumpkin »

Check out this post by Local Craft Brew Sponsor,’s BDC Wire. Make sure to get your tickets to Local Craft Brewfest for THIS Friday, November 22nd, 6:00-9:30pm so you can taste some of these delicious brews yourself! — Pumpkin beer is a polarizing subject, this year perhaps more than ever. To some brew enthusiasts, saying you love beer while drinking […]
Posted by: Nicola on November 19, 2013 @ 8:47 am
Filed under: Blog,Local Craft Brewfest

Nice Beer, If You Can Get It »

Cisco Brewers, a participant in at this year’s Boston Local Craft Brewfest is a brewery and it is also the umbrella name of a brewery, a distillery and a winery all situated on the fabled Massachusetts island of Nantucket. The winery, Nantucket Vineyard, was started in 1981 by Melissa and Dean Long. Initially they tried […]
Posted by: Nicola on November 18, 2013 @ 5:52 pm
Filed under: Blog,Local Craft Brewfest

Cheers to Berkshire Mountain Distillers! »

It’s almost time for the Fourth Annual Local Craft Brewfest! This year’s event will take place Friday, November 22nd at the Moakley Courthouse in Boston’s Fort Point. The fest will feature a number of craft brewers and distillers including the award winning Berkshire Mountain Distillers (BMD). Chris Weld, who grew up in Westchester County, NY, […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 31, 2013 @ 1:45 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Local Craft Brewfest

Percival: Dorchester’s Finest New Beer Company »

Photo taken by Zack Bernstein. I’ve never been a big fan of beer. On Sunday, September 22nd 2013, this changed forever. It all happened at Percival Beer Company’s launch party for its new brew, DOT Ale 1630. A kind stranger opened a chilled bottle with his keys for me and I took a swig. Its light and smooth texture […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 27, 2013 @ 11:57 am
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Local Craft Brewfest

Locally Taza »

Even though Somerville’s Taza Chocolate can’t source their cacao beans locally (the beans won’t grow in this latitude), the company epitomizes what it means to be a local business. Once the dried cacao beans arrive at their factory tucked away off of Cambridge St., every step from the bean roasting to grinding to molding to […]
Posted by: Nicola on September 11, 2013 @ 2:04 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival,Local Craft Brewfest
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