What about Beer?

Blogs for people interested in learning about beer.

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March 25, 2020

Beer Fundamentals – What are hops?

The four main ingredients in beer are malt, water, yeast, and hops. And though many people get excited about hoppy beers, many might not understand what exactly a hop is.  (more…)
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March 12, 2020

What is in Organic Beer?

USDA Organic is a label that carries a whole host of meanings. When talking about organic beer, the idea is that every ingredient that went into the beer, from grain to yeast to hops, abides by USDA organic standards. So what are those standards? (more…)
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March 9, 2020

Beer Fundamentals – What about water?

In any beer you’ve ever enjoyed, 85%-95% of it was water. Arguably, water could be the most important ingredient in beer. We not only brew with it, but we clean our brewing system with it, cool our wort with it, and even generate steam for brewing itself. Water is a multi-purpose substance that can’t be taken for granted. (more…)

Brewery News and Beer Releases

All the happenings that we’re excited to share

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March 12, 2020

What steps is Allagash taking around COVID-19?

Update 3/14/20 This week has been a true roller coaster and every day we are regrouping and trying to make the best decisions for the long term health of our employees and guests. Based on the latest information—which is pointing toward increased, voluntary “social distancing” as a way to slow the spread of COVID-19 and “flatten the curve”—we are going to be closing our tasting room for 2 weeks. After that time, we'll look at the situation and decide if it's in our employees' and guests' best interest to re-open. (more…)
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December 30, 2019

2019 By the Numbers

It’s that time of year again: countdown time. For us at Allagash, 2019 came with plenty of big news and we wanted to share it all with you. In the numbers below, you'll find a picture of our biggest milestones of 2019. (more…)
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December 16, 2019

More Cans of More Kinds

We’ll put the big news first: early in 2020, we’re rolling out cans of  Allagash White and River Trip throughout all of our distro footprint. That means if you can already get Allagash in bottles or on draft, cans are coming your way. (more…)

Beer pairing, recipes, and more

The wonderful pairing of beer, food, and good times

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August 2, 2019

Outdoor Movie Night 101: Everything you need to know to host the most epic outdoor movie night

This guest post was put together by our excellent friend Jenn Bravo.  Our favorite experiences during the Maine summers usually involve friends, Allagash White on draft, and golden hour. Now that we have two kids, we’ve found it a bit harder to make it out to those roof-top happy hours. But that doesn’t mean we can’t kick back with our friends and kids to enjoy the summer evenings together. Cue the outdoor movie night, a regular summer Sunday tradition that literally everyone looks forward to. (more…)
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July 25, 2019

Lobster Roll 101: How to Make a Lobster Roll

Lobster. Mayo. Split-top bun. That’s how you make a lobster roll, right? Almost. We’ve got some key tips to lift your lobster roll experience to the next level. (more…)
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June 14, 2019

Grilling Tips from Allagash Brewing Co. and Noble Barbecue

Given the love around our brewery for a good sizzling grill, we wanted to share some of our favorite tips. We also enlisted the help of our friends at Noble Barbecue, who know more than a thing or two about lighting up a grill. Below, you’ll find grilling tips sourced from us at Allagash as well as Noble Barbecue Co-owner Ryan Carey. (more…)