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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

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THIS FRIDAY: BEER GEEKERY IN THE SEAPORT

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Just a little soiree involving beer geeks, geek-geeks, and the mysteries of brewing. Yes, there will be sampling. Continue reading

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HONEST PINT: THE ABBEY, BEER SANCTUARY

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The Abbey–the new tenant in the former Addis Red Sea space in Cambridge–is a hub for the cool and craft-hungry. Continue reading

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HONEST PINT: JIM KOCH’S DRINKING TIPS

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A little over a month ago, Boston Beer Company Co-Founder Jim Koch outlined his method for drinking all night without getting drunk: Down one teaspoon of active dry yeast prior to knocking back countless beers, and it will keep you from getting plowed. Continue reading

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HONEST PINT: A SHORT GUIDE (WITH PRO TIPS) TO YOUR SUMMER BEER FESTIVALS

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A list of must-attend brew events, plus survival tips from seasoned festival soldiers to help you make the most of summer. Beer always helps with that. Continue reading

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BEER BAR ETIQUETTE: DON’T BE A DICK

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How to not be a dick at a beer bar. Or any bar, for that matter. From the horse’s mouth, as it were. Continue reading

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HONEST PINT: NAVIGATING THE NORTHEAST BEER SCENE

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The Great Northeast Brewery Tour, released in January, aims to encourage exploration of beer—specifically, suds flowing from northeastern breweries. Our hood. Continue reading