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Honest Pint is Boston’s local beer column. New England craft beer news, events, features, and reviews. Drink up.

HONEST PINT: CHECKING IN WITH A LOCAL CICERONE ON BEER RULES

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To make it through hell, Dante had his Virgil. In order to decipher the misty rules of serving and downing beer, one needs an equally knowledgeable chaperone. Continue reading

TWEAKED FLEET: DRINKING ON A 1920′S YACHT

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If your personal yacht is in the shop, you’ll be pleased to know that there’s a new dinghy in town, and it’s stocked with beer, brunch mimosas, and other things to make you feel like a card-carrying member of the one percent. Continue reading

HONEST PINT: BEER-Y TRAVELER

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Sure, there are only a few calendar weeks left of our precious summer. No matter though. The craft beer festival season is still on an intoxicated rampage around New England, so here are a few to keep in mind in order to get the most suds out of your drinking season. Continue reading

HONEST PINT: WEISSE CITY

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Here in New England, where the Berliner Weisse finds its vital signs improving, the popularity is peaking just in time for the sweltering days of summer, when the only respite comes from a beverage that’s immensely sour as it’s refreshing. Continue reading

DIGBOSTON’S CRAFT BEER ISSUE

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This is a pretty spectacular time to be a fan of craft beer. And lately, it’s been getting a lot better around these parts… Continue reading

GROWL AT THE MOON: SMUTTYNOSE BREWING COMPANY

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Smuttynose Brewing Co. is now offering 32oz growlers for the first time ever. Continue reading

CRAFT BEER: THE REVIVAL OF LOCAL HOPS

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Nearly a century later, a revival of the region’s hop culture has taken root again, with newly established craft brewers riding the locavore wave by turning to regional farmers for more hop production. Continue reading

HOPSTERS IS NOW A FULLY OPERATIONAL COMMERCIAL BEER BREWER

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Hopsters has just become the first commercial brewery in Newton since the 1600s (finally). Continue reading

WHISKEY: THE LIBERTINE

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This summer his company introduced a Hop Flavored Whiskey, reminiscent of your favorite summer brew, and this fall he will bring back the award-winning pumpkin liquor. Continue reading

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