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Four Star Farms Shines in Local Craft Brews »

The next time you taste a Massachusetts craft beer, consider the fact that an ancient glacial lake may be part of the history of your beverage. Tens of thousands of years ago, Lake Hitchcock, with its clay bottom and fertile sediment, covered much of the land along what is now the Connecticut River in central […]
Posted by: Beth Falk on June 4, 2014 @ 12:14 pm
Filed under: Beth Falk Writes,Blog,Farms,Hyper-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

Small But Mighty: Idle Hands and Nanobrewing »

Beer connoisseurs have long loved the microbrewery, but technology keeps making everything smaller so behold: the “nanobrewery.” Idle Hands is the smallest commercial brewery in Massachusetts. Whereas a microbrewery makes 7 to 15 barrels a batch, Idle Hands makes only 1.5. But their small size isn’t holding them back. With two regular brews and a […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 5, 2012 @ 2:46 pm
Filed under: Blog,Local Craft Brewfest

Rapscallion Brewery: Stepping out of the Shadow of Concord Brewery »

There’s an innate community connectedness involved in drinking a Rapscallion beer. It’s social, it’s getting together with your neighbors. It’s local. The statement, “Reducing our dependency on foreign ale…One pint at a time.” gives a rather succinct glimpse into the ethos of Rapscallion Brewery. Their hard stop distribution plan, “Local only. Draft only. We focus […]
Posted by: Nicola on @ 6:03 am
Filed under: Blog,Local Craft Brewfest

Shop Local with the Locals at City Feed »

Amidst the hustle and bustle of Centre Street in Jamaica Plain a red, white and blue shop holds court on the corner of Centre Street and Seaverns Avenue called City Feed and Supply. City Feed is a hybrid grocery store, breakfast/lunch counter and café. The Jamaica Plain staple is a not only an incredible local […]
Posted by: Nicola on October 2, 2012 @ 12:17 pm
Filed under: Blog,Boston Local Food Festival