Three local entrepreneurs are working to make Bristol a part of the state’s growing craft beer industry and they're looking for your help.
Rich Loomis, Bill Collins and Dana Bourque are no strangers to the craft beer scene as they have been teaching many of the state’s would be brewmasters the finer points of making quality beer from their home brew supply shop,…Continue
Re-posted from my blog: Malted Musings.
Famed Colorado brewery Oskar Blues was featured for tasting this past Tuesday at Eli Cannon's Tap Room in Middletown, CT. Oskar Blue, infamous for being one of the first major craft breweries to offer their beer in cans, had four beers on draught: Mama's…Continue
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American Craft Beer Week is right around the corner. It will be celebrated nationwide and more importantly statewide from May 14th - May 20th. There will be tastings and flights and draft specials and bottle specials and much much more.
So, consider this your Official (unofficial) guide to American Craft Beer Week in Connecticut. Check back throughout the week for updates. In addition to all of the events/specials detailed below, check out these links for comprehensive…Continue
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Every Friday I will publish "The Weekender". This will be your guide to awesome craft beer events and deals for that weekend.
I will give a brief highlight of 5 Connecticut Craft Beer events or deals to check out. Some will be the same from week to week and some will be different. So please check back each…Continue
Added by TapintoCT on May 11, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments
Great Deal! Buy a Cork & Brew $25 gift certificate for only $17.50 starting May 14th.
Go to Aunt Clara's online store.
Check out this link and don't be left behind. Certificates are limited! Click on the below link or copy & paste it into your browser window. Good…Continue
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Girls Night out at the Aqua Turf is this Wednesday April 9, 2012 from 5pm-8pm. Cork & Brew along with a lot of other fun vendors like a martini bar, wine from Cork & Brew, purses, gourmet chocolates, jewelry, photos, delicious food,…Continue
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Re-posted from my blog: Malted Musings.
Last Tuesday Eli Cannon's Tap Room featured Sebago Brewing Company at their Tuesday Night Tasting. On draught (beside the usual lengthy beer list) were the Barleywine 2011, Elegans Saison, Saddleback Ale, and the Full Throttle Double…Continue
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Fundraiser: Bark & Brew
Location: Thomas Hooker Brewery, 16 Tobey Road, Bloomfield
Date/Time: Saturday, May 19th 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Ticket Prices: $20 in advance (by May 12th) / $25 (after May 12th)
Head (Here) to Purchase Advance Tickets.
The Skinny: The great guys and gals at Thomas Hooker Brewery…Continue
Added by TapintoCT on May 7, 2012 at 8:12am — No Comments
This is the first installment of "The Weekender". Every Friday I will publish "The Weekender". This will be your guide to awesome craft beer events and deals for that weekend.
I will give a brief highlight of 5 Connecticut Craft Beer events or deals to check out. Some will be the same from week to week and some will be…Continue
Added by TapintoCT on May 4, 2012 at 8:56am — No Comments
Cork & Brew is now on some Shoprite shopping carts in Southington, CT. Take a photo of the ad, bring it into Cork & Brew to show us and we'll take 5% off of your total purchase that day. One per customer & cannot be combined with any other offer.…Continue
Added by Cork & Brew on May 3, 2012 at 1:19pm — No Comments
When: May 2nd, 9:00 PM
The Skinny: The awesome folks at Prime 16 in New Haven host a free Craft Beer Tasting every Wednesday Night! (That is right, Free Beer Every Week!!!) Tonight, starting at 9:00PM they will be offering up free samples of some of the finest beers that Dogfish…Continue
Added by TapintoCT on May 2, 2012 at 2:06pm — No Comments
You can now purchase Cork & Brew products and accessories on Etsy.com.
Paypal, check or money orders are accepted. Featured items this week include Mother of Vinegar & Cork Cages.
Go to: http://ning.it/tPtAUy
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Buy one rhizone & get the second one free from Cork & Brew!
Only $5.99 & huge selection to choose from!
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Beer Bar: Cambridge House Brew Pub
Brewery: Thomas Hooker Brewery
Location: 357 Salmon Brook Street, Granby
When: Wednesday, May 9th 6:00PM - 9:00PM
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Below is a list of Beer Festivals/Events in the state of Connecticut. If you are a craft beer fan to any degree and you have not been to a beer festival, you must, must, must attend one. They are such a great time. They are the best opportunity to sample the widest variety of amazing craft brews from Connecticut, New England and elsewhere. Beer Festivals are also an awesome opportunity to meet other craft brew aficionados.
There are so many other great aspects to Beer Festivals as…Continue
Added by TapintoCT on April 28, 2012 at 9:06am — No Comments
So which Plan B location has the best draft list today. Well here they are:
Plan B Glastonbury:
Sebago Elegans Saison
Southern Tier Mokah
BBC Lost Sailor
Wolavers Wildflower Wheat
Blue Point No Apologies
... Dogfish Black and Blue…Continue
Added by TapintoCT on April 27, 2012 at 5:23pm — No Comments
Date: Friday, April 27th, 5:00PM - 7:00PM & Saturday, April 28th 12:00PM - 3:00PM