Brewery News and Beer Releases

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Allagash Brewery of the Year at GABF 2021Inside AllagashPressBeer Releases and Brewery News
September 20, 2021

Allagash Wins Brewery of the Year

We’re more than excited to announce that we earned significant accolades at the 2021 Great American Beer Festival (GABF). For the first time ever, we earned the honor of Brewery and Brewer of the Year in the 15,001 - 100,000 barrels per year category. (more…)
Allagash Curieux barrelsBlogInside AllagashPhilanthropyB CorporationBeer Releases and Brewery News
June 17, 2021

Barrels for a good cause

To set the scene, imagine 417 oak barrels. Each could hold around 53 gallons of beer and had previously been used to make Curieux, our golden ale aged in bourbon barrels. Now, imagine turning those barrels into… food? (more…)
BlogBeer Releases and Brewery News
May 21, 2021

How We’re Addressing the Issue of Sexual Harassment in Craft Beer

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What about Beer?

Blogs for people interested in learning about beer.

a pour of Allagash WhiteBlogInside AllagashWhat About Beer?
September 22, 2021

The Story Behind Allagash White

It’s 1993 and Rob Tod had recently graduated from Middlebury College. While deciding whether to go back to school for geology or do something else, he takes a temporary job as a keg washer at Otter Creek brewing. Two days later, he knows that his time in brewing wouldn’t be so temporary. (more…)
Image of a tasting of Allagash BeersBlogInside AllagashWhat About Beer?
August 12, 2021

What is a beer style?

Beer styles are meant to give you an idea of what you’re going to experience, before you experience it. Think of it like a genre of movie, but for beer. In the same way that you know, generally, what to expect when you hear action movie, rom-com, or drama, beer enthusiasts know what to expect when they hear biére de garde, California common, or wee heavy. (more…)
Allagash White in a chaliceBlogWhat About Beer?
June 17, 2021

Flip, Swirl, Sip – How to pour a perfect Allagash White

To say the important part first: if you have a bottle or can of Allagash White, we recommend that you flip it upside down, gently swirl for about ten seconds, and then flip it back over before enjoying it. This quick process is what we call “rousing the beer’s yeast” and it ensures you have the best possible experience with your Allagash White. (more…)

Beer pairing, recipes, and more

The wonderful pairing of beer, food, and good times

A spread of grilled foods and beer courtesy of AllagashBlogInside AllagashBeer-pairing, recipes, and more
May 21, 2021

The Allagash Grilling Guide: Beer Picks and Pairings

Working at a brewery tends to make one well aware of the wonderful pairing that is a cold beer and a hot grill. In this handy little guide, we’ll give you some beer styles that we find to be particularly refreshing, some specific beer-and-food pairings that we love, and a little surprise idea for grilling that has been the hit of our barbecues recently. (more…)
Allagash Little Grove and Little Leaf LettuceBlogRecipesBeer-pairing, recipes, and more
March 2, 2021

Beer Pairing – Little Grove and Soy Peach Glazed Salmon with Ginger Sesame Dressing

The pairing of salad and beer is not a conventional one. But we're here to report that, done right, it is indeed a delicious one. Below, you'll find the recipe that we've been pairing with our Little Grove beers. They're what we call sparkling fruited ales, and are brewed to be light, balanced, and refreshing (and only 100 calories per can). (more…)
Herby whipped feta and yeasted crackers with Allagash Little Grove beerBlogBeer-pairing, recipes, and more
December 18, 2020

Beer-Pairing Recipe – Yeasted Crackers, Whipped Feta, and Little Grove

This blog was contributed by our friend, Jenn Bravo (@JennifahBravo).Jennifer Bravo here! I’m a professional food photographer and recipe developer located in Portland, Maine. I’m so excited to share one of my easy recipes with you today, thanks Allagash for inviting me “over”!  (more…)