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New Items May 20, 2019

Moat Mountain MISS V’S BLUEBERRY Ale!!   

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 02012  $47.00

An American style unfiltered ale - light, clean and crisp with a gentle fruit finish. Beer first, fruit second: we steam the blueberries separately and add the extracted juices during fermentation.   (4.9%)

 

LOCAL Greater Good Limited Release:  Good NITRO Moon!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 04074  $73.00  (only 30 cases avail.)

One of our favorite and most popular brews is now available on Nitro! This version of Good Night Moon will give you our creamiest and softest mouthfeel to-date! Strong, bold, creamy and delicious. If you’re seeking a flavorful porter that means business, Good Night Moon is for you. We’ve created a traditional-style London Porter with the addition of lactose to give you a creamier mouth feel, a technique famously found in milk stouts. The results are out of this world. Brewed with South American Coffee and Chocolate malts – you’ll get unbelievable hints of roasted flavors that only enhance the typical caramel flavors of traditional porter.  (11%)  UPC:  8 69747 00031 1

 

Local Ipswich Blueberry Shandy is in!

4/6 Pack CANS Item # 13110  $30.75

Lemon and blueberry flavors brightly shine through this zesty, sweet offering. Let us change your mind about how a shandy can taste. Never filtered. Never pasteurized. Always Ipswich.  (5.4%)

 

New from our LOCAL Harpoon Brewery:  Dunkin’ Summer!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 24216  $30.00

We had so much fun brewing up a coffee porter last fall that we couldn’t resist pairing all the flavors of Dunkin’ Original Blend with a bright, summery pale ale. The end result is our Summer Coffee Pale Ale — our hoppy tribute to the classic summer sipper: a Dunkin’ iced regular.  (5%)


New from Strongbow:  100 Calorie Slim Can Variety Packs!

3/12 Packs 8.5 oz Item # 71837  $33.30  ($4.50 off 5 cases)

4 cans each: Original, Rosé and Pear Secco.


Seagram’s Limited Release:  Red, White & BOOM!

4/6 Packs Item # 77121  $28.70  ($1.70 off 7 cases)

Featuring Strawberry Daiquiri, Classic Lime Margarita, and Blueberry Acai Lemonade!


A NEW Limited Seasonal just for New England:  Seagram’s Coastal Cranberry!

6/4 Packs Item # 77120  $25.50  ($2 off 5 cases, $4 off 10) 

Cranberry farming has been flourishing on Cape Cod for more than 200 years, inspiring this flavor to the New England consumer.  (3.2%)

New Items May 13, 2019

NEW!  A Hard Seltzer made in Collaboration with POLAR!!     

Welcome:  Arctic Summer!

2/12 Variety Cans Item # 74702  $29.70  ($4.50 off 13, $5.50 off 35)

Featuring Pineapple pomelo, Ruby Red Grapefruit, Raspberry Lime and Black Cherry!

Arctic Summer Raspberry Lime

4/6 Pack 12 oz Cans Item # 74700  $29.70  ($.70 off 6 cases)

Boozy Bubbles crafted with polar seltzer.  110 Calories.  1g Sugar.  0g Fat.  3g Carbs.  (5%)

 

Arctic Ruby Red Grapefruit

4/6 Pack 12 oz Cans Item # 74701  $29.70  ($.70 off 6 cases) 

Boozy Bubbles crafted with polar seltzer.  110 Calories.  1g Sugar.  0g Fat.  3g Carbs.  (5%)

 

New from Portland Maine’s Urban Farm Fermentory:  Blueberry Cidah!

6/4 Pack 12 oz cans Item # 68769  $56.50

Why Cid’ah’? – our spelling of cider echoes the locality of our native yeast strains. While other cider makers pitch foreign yeasts, any U.F.F. product with the cidah label is fermented with 100% wild Maine yeast.

Our farmhouse style cidah follows in the footsteps left by farmers from the pre-prohibition era. Dependent on their autumnal yields, their pressed apples were loaded into barrels in the fall and fermented over the cold months, allowing for the wild yeasts to feast on the apple’s sugars until it became tart and crisp.

Our work is to further that tradition by standing behind the belief that hard cidah tastes best when dry, not sickly sweet. We rely on and respect the wild yeasts and sugars that come with our Maine apples, leaving sulfites – compounds that kill natural, wild yeast – out of our cidah. The process takes approximately two months and results in a bright, near sugarless cidah that tastes as sharp as you’ll feel the morning after you indulge.  Only Maine organic blueberries were used in this brew, providing sweeter notes than our other offerings.  (5.5%)        

 

Just in from Greater Good’s Sister Brand:  Soul Purpose Eazy!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 04072  $57.00

Just in time for Spring, we were able to launch our house brand of session beers, and Eazy is the 2nd beer we’ve made under that brand. Hopped with Mosaic lupulin powder and Azacca hops on top of a healthy grain bill, Eazy will produce notes of tangerine and melon up front, leading into a surprisingly refreshing oaty finish. Pairs well with some sun and a couple of spare hours!  (4.5%)

Soul Purpose was created as a lower ABV compliment to its sister brand, Greater Good Imperials.  The logo was developed by the founders to represent the coevolution of beer and humanity, a 12,000 year old marriage.  If eyes are the windows to the human soul…


Clown Shoes PINEAPPLE Space Cake!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25749  $58.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 25751  $100.00

½ Bbls Item # 25750  $209.00

We started with the same base malts and hops for Space Cake, toned down the ABV, and added some juicy pineapple puree!  (7.77%)

 

New from LOCAL Clown Shoes:  Coconut Sombrero!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25792  $52.00

Our summer seasonal stout will see a base Mexican chocolate stout infused with tropical coconut flavors.  (7%)

 

Hello REBORN NEWCASTLE Brown Ale, Brewed by Lagunitas.

4/6 Packs Item # 30915  $28.00

2/12 Packs Item # 30920  $28.00 ($6.00 off 10 Cases)

Brewed and bottled (and seen a man about a dog at Lagunitas) in Pefaluma CA and Chicago IL Teaching an old dog new tricks isn’t impossible, it’s Uncommon This golden box contains the gold standard of brown ales, worthy of a gold medal but not fussy enough to enter an award show.  Altogether Uncommon.  (4.7%)


Narragansett Summer Variety Pack is in!

2/12 Pack Cans Item #  33031  $30.00 

($5.00 off 7 cases, $6.00 off 25)

Featuring Lager, Del’s Shandy, Fresh Catch and Watermelon Shandy!


LOCAL Castle Island Limited Release:  Social Studies Idaho 7!

1/6 Bbls Item # 03860  $105.00

In the name of science, we’re doing our due diligence to unearth the secret combination to making the haziest, juiciest New England IPA possible. Scratching that special hophead itch, Social Studies is an ever-evolving beer that takes a deeper look into the world of hops by putting a single variety on a   pedestal for each release. This batch highlights Idaho 7 for tropical notes of mango and citrus with stone fruit, earthy, and pine characteristics.  (7.8%)


Castle Island Limited Release:  Sick Kicks!

½ Bbls Item #  03920  $171.00

Sick Kicks hits the ground running with waves of soft, pillowy wheat that transform into bold, colorful streaks of sweet guava. Balanced and refreshing, Sick Kicks brings a vivacity that breaks through the monotony and leaves you feeling funky fresh. Two-step your way to this summery, hazy hitter, then lean back and let Sick Kicks moonwalk you right into guava paradise.  (5.3%)

New Items May 6, 2019

LOCAL Harpoon IPA:  NOW IN SUITS!

24/12 oz Cans Item # 27321  $30.00  (STAND ALONE DEAL $6.00 OFF 30 CASES)

We never set out to create a category; we set out to satisfy our thirst. Truth is we don’t really like categories. Because when it comes right down to it, the moments you remember aren’t just about the beer you’re drinking, they’re about the people you’re drinking it with. That’s why we brewed a traditional IPA that is as approachable as it is delicious. That isn’t just easy to drink, it’s fun to drink. That is so well-rounded, so refreshing and – yes – so drinkable that it pairs perfectly with anything life has to offer. Just add friends.  (5.9%)

 

LOCAL Castle Island Limited Release:  Social Studies Idaho 7!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03857  $76.00

In the name of science, we’re doing our due diligence to unearth the secret combination to making the haziest, juiciest New England IPA possible. Scratching that special hophead itch, Social Studies is an ever-evolving beer that takes a deeper look into the world of hops by putting a single variety on a   pedestal for each release. This batch highlights Idaho 7 for tropical notes of mango and citrus with stone fruit, earthy, and pine characteristics.  (7.8%)


Castle Island Limited Release:  Sick Kicks!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 04016  $49.00

Sick Kicks hits the ground running with waves of soft, pillowy wheat that transform into bold, colorful streaks of sweet guava. Balanced and refreshing, Sick Kicks brings a vivacity that breaks through the monotony and leaves you feeling funky fresh. Two-step your way to this summery, hazy hitter, then lean back and let Sick Kicks moonwalk you right into guava paradise.  (5.3%)


New Seasonal from LOCAL Salem Far From the Tree:  RITA!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 79090  $66.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 79074  $95.00

½ Bbls Item # 79073  $195.00

Inspired by the Margarita cocktail, Ria is our local cider enhanced with a hint of lime, a touch of agave syrup and a dash of both orange peel and salt.  (6.5%)


New from LOCAL Clown Shoes:  Coconut Sombrero!

1/6 Bbls Item # 25791  $92.00

Our summer seasonal stout will see a base Mexican chocolate stout infused with tropical coconut flavors.  (7%)


Lone Pine Limited Release:  Chaos Emeralds Double IPA!

1/6 Bbls Item # 02105  $120.00

A Galaxy and Mosaic hopped Double IPA with a citrus juicy nose and bright notes of tropical melon, watermelon, and lime. Chaos finishes with candied mango and a soft mouthfeel. (8%)

New Items April 29, 2019

Welcome Corona’s first non-beer offering –

A premium spiked refresher in delicious tropical flavors!

 

Passionfruit Lime 4/6 Pack Cans Item # 35270  $31.30

Guava Lime 4/6 Pack Cans Item # 35271  $31.30

Variety 2/12 Pack Can Item # 35272  $31.30  ($2.50 off 13, $3.30 off 26)

New from Boulevard:  Space Camper Cosmic IPA!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 09404  $32.25

1/6 Bbls Item # 09421  $73.00

Space Camper Cosmic IPA is an exhilarating initiation into a mind-bending alternate universe of India Pale Ales. Our brewers employ massive hop additions at the end of the boil, and during fermentation, to minimize upfront bitterness and create a juicy IPA bursting with tropical fruit flavors and aromas of nectar and citrus. (5.9%)

The Official Sponsor of the upcoming X-MEN movie release Dark Phoenix!


Long Trail Summer Ale!

4/6 Packs Item # 48808  $30.00

Introducing our newly re-imagined seasonal selection; inspired by Electric Boogaloo, a small-batch brewery-only release developed on our pilot system.  This brand new Summer Ale recipe is a palate-pleasing, hazy golden ale featuring waves of juicy, fruit-filled hop flavors from Cashmere, Mandarina Bavaria and Amarillo. (5.4%)

       

New from Local Mass brewer Greater Good:  Shine On!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 04071  $73.00

Shine On is new  for 2019 and features  some  of our favorite hops that we used in 2018.  We’ve dialed this       juicy,  New England-style hazy IPA in to just over 8% but it goes down like your  favorite 5% beers.  Our unique hop blend and dry-hop techniques provide a delicious mixture of orange and grapefruit paired with subtle notes of tropical island fruits. All of that on top of a soft mouthfeel and smooth finish.     This  beer  exemplifies what we do best: big beers with unrivaled flavor. Cheers to expanded horizons in 2019!


New from Peak Organic:  Hard Seltzers!

Blackberry Lime 4/6 Pack Cans Item # 20436  $32.50

Grapefruit Hibiscus 4/6 Pack Cans Item # 20437  $32.50

We’ve been loving refreshing hard seltzers on warm summer days, but always wished there were some more interesting, craft-brewed versions – made with organic and non-gmo ingredients. So we made some!  At zero grams of sugar and just 95 calories, these concoctions are absolutely delicious, while delivering on all the attributes we love - craft flavor combinations, zero grams of sugar, gluten free, super low calorie and absent of any gross chemicals. They are the first of their kind, and we can’t wait to share them with you.  (5%)

 

Peak Summer Session!

4/6 Pack CANS Item # 21416  $32.50

2/12 Pack CANS Item # 21421  $32.50  ($2 off 5 cases Mix & Match)

Brewed with locally grown wheat, providing a complex mouthfeel, and single-hopped and generously dry-hopped with Amarillo, creating a glorious citrusy aroma and finish. The approachable 5% abv makes this the perfect session beer on a Summer day.   ABV: 5% IBUs: 61

 

A Big Hit Last Summer:  Revolution Sun Crusher is in!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 44544  $34.50

1/6 Bbls Item #  44579 $80.00

½ Bbls Item # 44578  $170.00

A crushable ale to celebrate the end of winter and rejoice the coming of warm weather! This Hoppy Wheat Ale is brewed with Apollo and Amarillo hops, with a dry-hop blend of Crystal, Amarillo, and Mosaic, resulting in a mellow bitterness and pronounced flowery and citrus aromas.
Flaked Oats with a malt blend of 2-row, Red Wheat, and Carapils, create a light golden color and a smooth silky mouthfeel in this brew.  (5.33%)


Two Roads Limited Release: 

Everything but the Kitchen Sink IPA!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03695  $72.00

 Ale hopped with T-90 Hop Pellets, Hop Extracts, Lupulin Powder, TNT Hop Blend, Hop Hash & Hop Distillate.  (7.32%)

 

Greater Good Limited Release:  Citra!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 04061  $73.00

 Citra  is the first  recipe that GG brewed as a small startup in  2015. The   Ale that started  it All. Citra brings big flavor: A fruity Belgian yeast foundation supports a juicy generous (Citra) double dry-hopped IPA profile.      This combination yields a hazy golden color, soft pillowy head, and a sublime citrusy aroma! (9%)

New Items April 22, 2019

NEW!  White Claw PURE!

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 73170  $29.70  ($4.70 off 13 cases) 

THE #1 HARD SELTZER BRAND

INTRODUCING WHITE CLAW PURE THE REFRESHING ALTERNATIVE TO VODKA & SODA  0 Carbs.  100 Calories (5%)

New Brew from Massachusetts:  The Champ Porter!

¼ SLIM Barrels Item # 03835  $99.00 (Buy 4 in a calendar month discount $5 each!)

The finest ingredients of Maris Otter & Chocolate malts, and a rarely used Thomas Fawcett Brown malt, beautifully blended with traditional English Fuggle hops (did you know Fuggle is the parent hop to breed the American Cascade hop?!)  create glorious rich cocoa and coffee aromas and flavors. Flaked Oats provide a luxuriously lush mouth feel without heaviness. (6%)

Porters are a dark brew originating in 18th century London named for river porters who carried objects for others; just like you carry your own obligations, lazy co-workers, your bosses ego, a chip or the weight of the world on your shoulders.  As the river porters did, indulge in a long sip, a deep breath and a peaceful moment with this extravagant yet sessionable & affordable ale.  Life is tough.  Be tougher.  

Winners Find A Way.

Pairs perfectly with barbeque, sausage, anything blackened or smoked as well as chocolaty desserts. (Or your kids Easter Candy stolen after bedtime)


Baxter Prost Secco is in!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 43129  $44.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 43128  $116.00

Drawing inspiration from two of the world’s greatest fermentation traditions, German Sour Ales and Sparkling Wines, we crafted this genre crossing concoction. Kettle soured and then blended with a wheat centric ale fermented with Chardonnay grapes, peaches and pears, this one-of-a-kind beer is crisp and tart while showing beautiful depth of flavor and aromatics. This unexpected intersection of cultures opens exciting possibilities on the flavor frontier.  (5.4%)

 

New from Artifact:  Taking Flight!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 71133  $58.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 71140  $80.00  

Semi-Dry Craft Cider.  Bright and fruit-forward, this 100% Empire apple cider is semi-dry and tropical, with a clean finish.  (5.4%)


New from the Two Roads Tanker Truck:  Sauvignon Blanc Gose!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03627  $55.50

1/6 Bbls Item # 03626  $85.00

Two Roads is driving a tanker truck down a road less traveled with this Sauvignon Blanc Gose.  We kettle soured this ale in our own tanker truck trailer – a former milk tanker, that’s parked right on the grounds of our brewery!  This beer features Sauvignon Blanc grapes know to produce distinctive tropical fruit notes which include aromas and flavors reminiscent of passion fruit, gooseberries, lime, honeydew melon and a pleasing mineral dryness.  (4.8%)


New from Clown Shoes:  Lil’ Crispy Ale

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25790  $45.00

A delightful alternative to a hardcore Double IPA or big Stout. This sessionable, crushable, pallet pleaser will be your next go to beer.  (4.8%)


Ballast Point Seasonal Aloha Sculpin!

4/6 Cans Item # 05701  $42.00  ($5.50 off 3 cases)

OUR AWARD-WINNING IPA WITH A PARADISE VIBE

With Aloha Sculpin, we used Brux Trois yeast to turn our award-winning IPA into a tropical oasis, with bright and refreshing notes of mango, pineapple, and guava.  (7%)

New Package Size!  LAGER from Ballast Point!

4/6 Pack 12 oz Can Item # 05721  $30.00

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 05722  $33.50  ($6 off 5 cases, $8.50 off 10)

Our Ballast Point Lager is the quintessential cooler beer for lively adventures or leisurely days.  At only 99 calories, this incredibly bright lager still packs a ton of flavor.  Brewed with 100% 2-Row barley and a light touch of Apollo hops, Ballast Point Lager is a refreshing choice for any occasion.  Whether you’re docked or at sea, it’s the perfect companion for whatever destination lies ahead.  (4.2%)


New from Narragansett:  Del’s Watermelon Shandy!

4/6 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 28747  $30.70  ($1.70 off 3 cases)

2/12 Pack 12 oz Cans Item # 28748  $30.00  ($5 off 7, $6 off 25)

The Del’s Watermelon Shandy brings natural watermelon flavor, our award-winning Lager, and just a touch of sugar together for a shandy that tastes a refreshingly different as a New England Summer.  (4.7%)

New Items April 15, 2019

Ithaca Limited Release:  Mr. Sticky!

6/4 Pack Cans Item # 59416  $72.00 

Hey Folks! It’s Mr. Sticky and he’s here to take you on the Pineapple Express! The second in our 2019 Double IPA series, Mr. Sticky explodes with the potent aroma and flavor of pineapple & tropical dankness due to the unique combination of Mosaic, Ekuanot, and Simcoe hops. Soft and slightly hazy, Mr. Sticky oozes heady terpenes to satisfy the discerning hop-head.  (7.7%)

 

Limited Release from our LOCAL Bantam Cidery:  Hibiscus Mint!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 73042  $64.00

1/6 Bbls Item #  73038   

Bantam Hibiscus Mint is botanic and fresh,  with Hibiscus flowers &  fresh muddled mint Hibiscus Mint

Ingredients: fresh pressed apples, hibiscus flowers, mint.  (6%)

Long Trail Limited Seasonal Release:  BLACKBEARY WHEAT!

2/12 Packs Item # 48630  $30.00  ($4.50 off 5, $5.50 off 15, $6.50 off 25)

1/6 Bbls Item # 49000  $74.00

½ Bbls Item # 49005  $163.00

You asked, we listened.  Back from hibernation, Blackbeary Wheat is our classic American wheat ale brewed with a whole bunch of blackberries to impart a pie-on-the-windowsill sweetness.  (4.2%)


Clown Shoes Limited Release:  Don’t Fear the Blender

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25753  $58.00

  1/6 Bbls Item # 25756  $100 

What started out as a Connecticut-only release makes its way to the big stage:  A sweet, hazy, juicy, hoppy blend that is highlighted by mango, pineapple, and guava puree.  (7%)


New Package Size: Clown Shoes Mango Kolsch 12 Packs!

4/6 Pack cans Item # 25720  $32.00

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 25789  $30.00  ($2.00 off 10 cases)

Tropical, refreshing easy-drinking beer with Columbus and Crystal hops with all-natural mango.  (5.5%)


New from Dogfish Head:  Slightly Mighty IPA!

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 31985  $36.50  ($6 off 5 cases, $8 off 15)

½ Bbls Item # 31984  $151.00

A lo-cal IPA that’s slight in calories & mighty in hop character.

Mighty hop character and just 95 calories … that can’t be possible. Oh, but it is! After a year of R&D and months of fine-tuning what seemed to be unimaginable, Slightly Mighty is finally here! This true indie craft beer has all the character of a world class IPA, but with only 95 calories, 3.6g carbs, 1g protein and 0g fat per 12oz serving. Seriously.

But how? Digging deep into our culinary roots, we found our answer in an ancient Chinese delicacy - monk fruit. Sweeter than sugar per ounce, monk fruit amplifies the body and complexity of the beer, yet contains no calories. Whereas most IPAs start with a formidable malt bill to balance hoppy bitterness with malty sweetness, Slightly Mighty goes about it a different way – all through the magic of monk fruit. Most light beers are watery and lack body, but with Slightly Mighty, the monk fruit essentially acts as the beer’s skeleton, on which mighty hop muscle and flavor can be built. It allows us to reduce the malt bill and avoid any unnecessary unfermentable sugars, and consequently deliver a beer that is lower in calories and carbs, and perfectly balanced.

The result is a hazy gold lo-cal IPA that throws tropical notes of pineapple, coconut, mango and citrus, all while delivering an aromatic hoppiness that makes it oh-so drinkable. Brewed with ‘lo-cal’ly grown malted barley, Slightly Mighty is dynamic and crisp with a refreshing hop profile.  (4%)


Just in Time for 4/20… Four Loko Limited Release:  HEMP!

12/23.5 oz Cans Item # 79764  $24.70

Best paired with junk food.  (12%)


Shipyard Summer Ale is In!

4/6 Pack Item # 65415  $30.00

2/12 Pack Glass Item # 65420  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $4 off 15)

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 65430  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $4 off 15)

A lively brew, it’s a clean, cool, and refreshing light bodied ale, worthy of a relaxing afternoon in the sun.  This brew is an ode to summer in Maine and pairs well with lobster, beaches and sunshine.  This beer is best enjoyed outside with a lime wedge.  (5.1%)


Now in Cans!  Paulaner Hefe-Weizen

6/4 Pack 16.9 oz Cans Item # 41407  $37.50

This traditional wheat beer is naturally cloudy with a balanced mix of refreshing taste and aroma. Traces of banana and pineapple help deliver a superb balance between sweet and bitter – the perfect wheat beer!  (5.5%)            


 Paulaner Munich Lager

6/4 Pack 16.9 oz Cans Item # 41616  $37.50 

Our original Munich Lager is a mild, sessionable lager. With a slight hint of sweetness and a tinge of hops, this classic beer is the perfect lager.  (4.9%)    

New Items April 8, 2019

LOCAL Artifact Cider limited release:  By Any Other Name…

6/4 Pack Cans Item # 71147  $64.00

Rosé Craft Cider with Blackcurrants.  Floral and mineral, crisp and pink, this rosé cider is a balanced and refreshing best-seller. (6%)


Castle Island Limited Release:  Robot Ears!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item #  03841 $58.00

1/6 Bbls Item #  03842 $90.00

There’s a lot of noise out there. Cut through it with Robot Ears, a haze-blasting IPA amplified by bodacious bombs of Simcoe and Citra®. Crack a can and this juicy taste maker will have you riding an electronic wave of hazy hop euphoria. Don’t know what we’re talking about? You would if you had Robot Ears.  (7%)

Baxter Summer Swelter 

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 45725  $32.25

1/6 Bbls Item # 45900  $77.00

½ Bbls Item #  45905  $173.00

Named “one of 8 ‘just-right’ summer beers for 2012” by Esquire Magazine, “Swelter” tips its cap to common summer beer tropes of citrus and wheat flavors, but the commonalities end there: Summer Swelter is not your typical sweet summer shandy! Although it’s a wheat-based beer brewed with real lemon and lime peel, additions of real lemongrass and kaffir lime leaves, along with a blend of citrusy American hops, make this beer anything but sweet. However, don’t be turned off. A delicate balance only Baxter’s incredibly talented brewers could achieve, Swelter features a pleasant-not-overpowering bitterness, while remaining light and refreshing; necessary, of course, for warm New England summers and heightened refreshment. Pairs with: Lobster; fresh fish; shellfish – fried, broiled, or raw; green salads; curried chicken salad; Italian ice; did we mention lobster?  (4.7%)

 

New Seasonal from our Local Harpoon Brewery:  One Hazy Summer!

4/6 Pack Glass Item # 26415  $30.00

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 26418  $30.00

2/12 Pack Glass Item # 26420  $30.00 ($2 off 5, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 26430  $30.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 25800  $71.00

½ Bbls Item # 25806  $143.00

New England Pale Ale. Intense aromas of citrus, berry, and tropical fruit in a hazy Summer pale ale. We don’t need any excuses to celebrate One Hazy Summer. Open, and enjoy!  (5.5%)


Ipswich Summer Ale

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 13130  $30.75

1/6 Bbls Item # 13200  $74.00

½ Bbls Item # 13205  $163.00

A hoppier than average blonde ale, this unfiltered Summer Ale is light bodied and perfect under the summer sun.  Brewed with Cascade, Amarillo and Mosaic hops.  (4.9%)

 

Leine Summer Shandy is In!

4/6 Pack Glass Item # 22015  $30.00

2/12 Pack Glass Item # 22020  $30.00 ($3.50 off 8, $5 off 16)

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 22030  $30.00 ($3.50 off 8, $5 off 16)

1/6 Bbls Item # 22506  $71.00

½ Bbls Item # 22505  $161.00

Crisp weiss beer with natural lemonade flavor.  Our own unique take on Franz Kugler’s original Munich tavern tradition. Leinenkugel’s® Summer Shandy® is our traditional weiss beer with refreshing natural lemonade flavor that makes it the perfect summer beer.

Leinenkugel’s Grapefruit Shandy is in!

4/6 Packs Item # 22818  $30.00

Crisp Weiss beer with natural grapefruit flavor.  A traditional shandy is beer mixed with a little something extra, like lemonade, soda or ginger ale.  Leinenkugel’s Grapefruit Shandy is our take on this tradition.  Each batch begins with our traditional Weiss beer.  We then combine it with natural white grapefruit flavor that adds a note of fresh-cut citrus, because here refreshment is our greatest natural resource.  (4.2%)


NEW!  UFO/Polar Collab Variety Pack!

2/12 Packs Item # 26450  $30.00 ($2 off 5, $3.50 off 10, $4 off 15)

Includes:  Blueberry Lemonade Watermelon Lemonade, Blood Orange Lemonade and Mango Limeade.


UFO/Polar Blueberry Lemonade Beer

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 24904  $30.00

Hefeweizen brewed with the essence of Polar Blueberry Lemonade.  Two well-known local companies – who share a love of crafting refreshing and fun beverages – have collaborated to bring their fans the ultimate flavor adventure. (4.8%)


New!  Tecate Titanium!

12/24 oz Cans Item # 30858  $20.84 ($.60 off 3 cases) 

Tecate Titanium delivers a bold, yet refreshing taste that packs a punch. Its distinct aroma and flavor are the result of an obsessive and tireless brewing process that results in higher alcohol content and refreshing drinkability. (7.5%)

New Items April 4, 2019

SOUL PURPOSE BREWS from GREATER GOOD

Soul Purpose refers to the lineup of beers that we launched out of our Worcester taproom in 2018. While all Greater Good beers are 8% and up, Soul Purpose beers are much more sessionable, ranging from 3.5% ABV to 6% ABV. This makes for a longer stay at our gorgeous new Worcester taproom and brewery!

CrushGroove - New England-style Session IPA

6/4 Pack Cans Item # 04066  $67.00

CrushGroove was our first ever beer brewed under the Soul Purpose lined that launched when we arrived in Worcester! This 4.3% crusher is a departure from the all-Imperial beers that Greater Good has become known for. CrushGroove is brewed with Citra and Mosaic hops, and showcases some potent citrus zest, notes of melon, and an unparalleled crisp finish that provides CrushGroove with optimal crushability!


Dogfish Head Limited Release:  SuperEight!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 31986  $46.50  ($3 off 5 cases)

1/6 Bbls Item # 32034  $85.50

A super gose made with eight heroic ingredients

We have a saying here at Dogfish Head, ‘Analog beer for the digital age.’ Whether it’s a blissfully inefficient brewing process, high-quality (and often obscure) ingredients, or simply the handcrafted care that goes into the making of an off-centered ale, you’ll find it’s at the heart of everything we do.

That same spirit can be found in our latest collaboration with the analog creators at Kodak. They’re bold. They’re storytellers. And well, they’re our kind of people. Which is why we’ve teamed up with them to ‘develop’ a one-of-a-kind partnership that’s full of creative chemistry.

It all started when Dogfish founder & CEO Sam Calagione learned during a Kodak podcast that if the pH of a beer is low enough, it just might be able to develop their Super 8 film. Challenge accepted.

Insert SuperEIGHT (the beer). This sessionable super gose is brewed with eight heroic ingredients: prickly pear, mango, boysenberry, blackberry, raspberry, elderberry, kiwi juices, toasted quinoa and an ample addition of red Hawaiian sea salt! Okay, so technically that’s nine, but it ‘gose’ without say that there’s going to be salt. These unique ingredients give this beer a vibrant red color, with delicious flavors of berries and watermelon, along with a tart - yet refreshing - finish.

But that’s not all … it also effectively develops Kodak’s Super 8 film. From the can to the stop bath, there’s a whole lot of science and alternative processing that takes place to bring the imagery to life. And it’s so totally worth it.  (5.3%)                 UPC:  6 38489 00355 9

Dogfish Head Dragons & YumYums is in!

4/6 Packs Item # 32033  $46.50  ($3 off 5 cases)

1/6 Bbls Item # 32034  $85.50

½ Bbls Item # 32035  $171.00

An explosion of fruit in every sip, Dragons & YumYums is an intensely tropical - yet subtlety bitter - pale ale brewed with a combination of dragon fruit, yumberry, passionfruit, pear juice and black carrot juice. Clocking in at 6.5% ABV and 25 IBU, Dragons & YumYums is a first-of-its-kind collaboration with American rock icons, The Flaming Lips

A sensory enveloping experience at the intersection of creative beer paired with creative music, the energy of this union inspired Flaming Lips front man Wayne Coyne to use ingredients from the beer - dragon fruit and yumberries - as characters in two original songs, The Story of Yum Yum and Dragon and Pouring Beer in Your Ear … making this the first beer with its own theme song!

With dragon fruit and yumberry as the main elements, Wayne transformed them into storyful lyrics in the song like, “Yum Yum and Dragon went out for a drive, but Yum Yum doesn’t have any eyes….Yum Yum and Dragon, they’re happy they’re friends…”

The psychedelic influence of the label artwork, designed by Michael Hacker as part of Dogfish Head’s Off-Centered Art Series, was influenced by the legacy of the Flaming Lips and the culinary components in Dragons & YumYums shown through radiating lines, movement of fire, dancing lips, rainbows and bold pink colors.  (6.5%)              UPC:  6 38489 00188 3

Wild Leaf Green Tea

4/6 Packs Item # 72020  $30.00

Subtly sweet and wildly refreshing.  Wild Leaf Craft Hard Tea is brewed with green tea leaves grown in the wild rainforest for a clean, crisp, tea taste.  (4.5%)


Wild Leaf Black Tea

4/6 Packs Item # 72016  $30.00

Subtly sweet and wildly refreshing.  Wild Leaf Craft Hard Tea is brewed with black tea leaves grown in the wild rainforest for a clean, crisp, tea taste.  (4.5%)

Cape Line Strawberry Lemonade Seltzer!  UPC:  0 34100 51683 3

4/6 Pack Slim Cans Item # 71975  $29.00

 

Cape Line Variety 6 Pack   UPC:  0 34100 51680 2

4/6 Pack Slim Cans Item # 71976  $29.00 

 

Cape Line Variety 12 Pack   UPC:  0 34100 51681 9

2/12 Pack Slim Cans Item # 71977  $29.00  ($3.30 off 5, $5 off 10)

NEW!!  Cape Line is a new line of flavorful, better for you premium alcohol beverages crafted with: • 6 Simple Ingredients • Only 120 Calories • ½ the calories and sugar, on average, of leading similar flavor beverages • Gluten Free • Nothing Artificial • Real Cane Sugar

 

Long Trail Summer Survival 12 Pack

2/12 Packs Item # 48821  $30.00  ($4.50 off 5 cases, $5.50 off 15, $6.50 off 25)


Harpoon Summer Variety is in!

2/12 Pack Glass Item # 27420  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 27426  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

Featuring:  IPA, Rec. League, One Hazy Summer, and Camp Wannamango.


Harpoon Limited Release:  Juicer 3!

4/6 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 24208  $58.00

A medley of Galaxy, Azacca, Amarillo, and Ekuanot hops brings lively passionfruit and tropical fruit notes to this third version of Juicer. The addition of Rye Malt adds a touch of spice, depth, and complexity. Keep it cold and drink it fresh. (6.6%)

New Items March 25, 2019

Two Roads Limited Release: Lil’ Juicy!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03618  $60.00

An unfiltered, double dry hopped New England IPA that uses generous amounts of galaxy, citra and azacca hops. The result is a “crushable” IPA with notes of tropical juicy fruits, orange, lemon-lime and florals.   (5.2%)

Ithaca Limited Release 2019 Box of Hops!

3/8 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 57496  $52.00  ($2 off 5 cases)

Flower Power IPA Cited as one of the Most Important American Craft Beers Ever Brewed, Ithaca Beer’s iconic Flower Power is known as one of the first West Coast style IPA’s to be brewed in the Northeast. With a big body & a finish that boasts pineapple and grapefruit.  Malts: 2-Row Pale, Honey  ·  Hops: Simcoe, Centennial, Cascade, Ahtanum  ·  Dry Hops: Chinook, Simcoe, Amarillo ·  ABV: 7.2%

Pacific Gravity Double IPA A big citrus IPA brewed with fresh orange & lemon zest. Balanced with notes of citrus & a range of tropical flavors.   Malts: 2-Row Pale, Wheat  ·  Hops: Citra, Equinox ·  Other: Orange Zest & Lemon Zest  ·  ABV: 8.5%

Mudder Earth DOUBLE IPA Brewed to commemorate our Tough Mudder Race on Earth Day, Soft and slightly hazywith a profile of pineapple, papaya, berry, melon and bubblegum. The addition of Nelson Sauvin hops, known for a distinct white wine, grape, and gooseberry profile make for a complex and distinctive character.  Malts:  2-Row Pale, Oats, Wheat, Honey  ·  Hops: New Zealand Nelson Sauvin, Mosaic  ·   ABV: 7.5%

Missing Link Double IPA A new slightly hazy double IPA featuring featuring Hopsteiner’s experimental hop varieties #09326 and #06300, as well as Mosaic and New York Cascade. The mix of these rare hops will impart a tropical fruit and mixed berry hop profile with a pleasant malt sweetness and soft mouthfeel. Malts: 2-Row Pale, Wheat, Oats, Carmel Munich  ·  Hops: Hopsteiner Experimental #09326 & #06300, Mosaic & New York State Cascade  ·  ABV: 7.5%                    UPC:  6 06905 09302 6

New from Willie’s Superbrew:  Mango Passionfruit!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 39474  $33.57  ($2.80 off 6 cases)

Our Ingredients:  We use only simple, real ingredients to make our drinks. No artificial (or “natural”) flavors, sweeteners, or chemicals. We firmly believe in fruit over “flavors”, and hope that you will too. Even if it’s costs a bit more to make, and takes more work to perfect, we think it’s worth it. Real ingredients just taste better. And what’s more, it’s gluten free and we can still compete on calories and carbs.

New Seasonal from Shiner:  Lemon Pils!

4/6 Pack Glass Item # 35910  $30.00

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 35911  $30.00  ($4.80 off 3 cases, $7.10 off 5, $8.02 off 10)

¼ Bbls Item # 35849  $84.00

A twist on the classic Pilsner style, this limited time seasonal beer is the perfect combination of flavor and refreshment.  Brewed with Meyer Lemon Peel & Lemondrop Hops, Shiner Lemon Pils is crisp & clean with a splash of lemony citrus on the finish.  Garnish with a lemon wedge for an extra-fresh serve.  (4.8%)

New Seasonal From Two Roads:  Peach Jam!

4/6 Packs Item # 03706  $37.00

1/6 Bbls Item #  03612  $78.00

½ Bbls Item #  03613  $175.00


WE’RE KEEPING IT 100% REAL WITH LATEST PEACH JAM RELEASE!

We are super excited to announce the release of  Peach Jam!
Peach Jam is a refreshing wheat ale is brewed with 100% real peaches and a hint of hibiscus. At 5.5% ABV, it’s a most appealing brew with an inviting, jammy fruit flavor balanced by a subtle tartness from the hibiscus. 
As many Two Roads fans will recognize, the name “Peach Jam” is derived from its popular sister beer “Road Jam”. “The choice of a name for us was an obvious one,” noted CCO and Partner Clem Pellani. “Both beers share a wheat ale base, but are fruited in a way that provide an extremely refreshing, fruity, yet dry brew that is perfect for warm weather. We expect customers to enjoy Peach Jam as much as they do Road Jam!”
In true “Road Less Traveled” fashion, Two Roads Master Brewer, Phil Markowski was committed to using 100% real fruit. In fact, Peach Jam includes nearly two pounds of real peaches in every case of beer.
Markowski stated, “Using real fruit was extremely important to us. Extracts and flavorings tend to give beers that unnatural taste many consumers have come to recognize, and not enjoy.”  

New Seasonal from Local UFO Brewery:  Georgia Peach!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 26934  $30.00

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 26936  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 10, $4 off 15)

1/6 Bbls Item # 26933  $71.00

½ Bbls Item # 26932  $143.00

Refreshing hefeweizen with right-off-the-peach-tree flavor.  Refreshing with the right touch of sweetness, this easy-drinking and flavorful hefeweizen was first brewed for our friends in Georgia. We’re happy to bring this fresh-from-the-tree flavor to all!  (4.8%)

Shipyard Limited Release:  Hoppy Pride Pilsner!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 63122  $50.35

It’s not just about having PRIDE in how we make our beer, it’s about having PRIDE in who we are and what we choose to stand for! Our HOPPY PRIDE PILSNER is a creatively drinkable, clean, crisp, fun-loving Pils. Its unique blend of hops blast flavors of orange citrus, floral notes and slight spice through your palate with a sense of individuality that stands up and shouts “LOVE IS FOR EVERYONE!


Shipyard Melon is in!

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 63116  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $4 off 15)

1/6 Bbls Item # 63113  $71.00

½ Bbls Item # 63114  $161.00

Melonhead is a crisp, quenching wheat ale with the refreshing essence of fresh watermelon.

This medium bodied beer has a sweet watermelon nose balanced by a light malty yet refreshing finish. A perfect choice for a warmer day.  (4.4%)

 

Sea Dog Sunfish is in!

4/6 Pack Glass Item # 60825  $30.00

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 60827  $30.00  ($2 off 5 cases, $4 off 15)

Sea Dog Sunfish is a light bodied wheat beer with a fragrant peach essence and a clean, refreshing grapefruit finish.  (4.6%)

New Items March 18, 2019

LOCAL Notch Brewery Limited Release:  Teenage Riot!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 33809  $54.00

A single hop pale ale with the German variety Hallertau Blanc. Each time we have brewed Teenage Riot we have used a different yeast strain, and this strain presents a fruity aroma that complements the peach, grape and tea aromas of the hop.  And kids, it’s also a haze bomb!  (4.2%)


LOCAL Notch Brewery VOLL Projekt NEIPA- NEW ENGLAND IPA

6/4 Packs 16 oz Cans Item # 33807  $60.00

For our IPA from the Voll Projekt, we used all Citra for big notes of tangerine and tropical fruit. It pours creamy and finishes full, bright and dry.  (6.4%)

LOCAL Far From the Tree Brewery Seasonal Release:  Patch!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 79063  $66.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 79064  $95.00

½ Bbls Item #  79062  $195.00

Patch is our spring cider, made once a year with sweet ripe strawberries and fresh aromatic basil.  Life is too short not to enjoy this little can of splendor as soon as possible.  Because we are using real ingredients, we implore you drink it now.  (8%)


New Year Round from Two Roads:  Cruise Control!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 03641  $30.75

Easy-Riding Helles Lager.  An effortlessly refreshing golden lager built for kicking back and taking it easy down the road less traveled.  Hit cruise control and enjoy the ride.  (4.8%)


Local Clown Shoes & Pink Boots Collaboration!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25783  $52.00 $1 from each 4pk sold will be donated to the Pink Boots Society!

Pink Boots is brewed with Flaked corn, wheat, and flaked oats. We utilized the ‘Pink Boots Hop Blend’ which is a blend of Loral, Glacier, Mosaic, Simcoe, and Sabro, creating notes of Stone Fruit and Tropical Fruit. Expect a farmhouse ale with a full mouthfeel that finishes crisp and with a lighter hop profile. (4.8%) 

 

Clown Shoes Limited Release:  Cam the Conqueror!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25769  $58.00

Not at all what you’d expect from a high-ABV Triple IPA: Fruity, light bitterness, juicy, and smooth.  (10%)


Clown Shoes Limited Release:  White Tail Unidragon!

12/22oz Item # 25732  $115.00

New year, new deer! This updated take on our Unidragon series sees a new Imperial Stout base aged in both Bourbon and Rye barrels.  (11%)


NEW PACKAGE:  Clown Shoes Clementine 12 packs!

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 25788  $30.00  ($2 off 10 cases)

White Ale!  Light; citrus; soft; refreshing; beer, not juice.  (6%)


New Year Round from LOCAL Castle Island:  White Ale!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03845  $49.00 

This bright, beautiful American White Ale will send your thoughts straight to the orange grove. Peel back the layers and you’ll find a little spice, a touch of sweetness, and a tangy crispness that blend together for an easy-drinking, sun-drenched sipper. Try it once and, like clockwork, you’ll find yourself reaching for more.  (5.4%)

Boulevard Limited Release:  RYE ON RYE!

6/4 Packs Item # 09399  $64.50

BARREL-AGED RYE ALE.  Why Rye? This assertively flavorful grain is more often associated with whiskey than with ales. Even in that arena, it has largely been eclipsed by corn and barley, the sources of bourbon and scotch. But when we procured some seasoned barrels from our friends at Templeton Rye, we asked ourselves, “Why not?” Why not brew a rich, tawny rye ale, then mellow it in the warmth of charred oak rye whiskey casks? Two kinds of malted rye provide spicy sweetness, giving way to notes of vanilla, charred oak and the citrusy tang of Citra and Styrian Golding hops before easing into a dry, lingering finish.

NEW!  John Daly’s Hard Tea!

12/23.5 oz Cans Item # 79761  $26.00

We’re taking a classic refreshment and giving it an extra kick, taking it where you thought it might not belong.  Sort of like a mullet at a swanky country club.  Made with real black tea and other quality ingredients.  Clocking in at 8%.


NEW!  John Daly’s Half & Half Hard Tea!

12/23.5 oz Cans Item # 79762  $26.00

Our unique blend of black tea and lemonade flavors hits hard – Just like john daly’s swing.  You’ve seen this drink before, but we’re serving it up at 8%.

New Items March 11, 2019

LOCAL Ipswich Brewery Limited Release:  Ipswich 1620 Pilgrim Series!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 11912  $52.00

1/6 Bbl Item #  11914  $83.00

½ Bbl Item #  11913  $185.00

Hazy with a rainbow of hop aromas and flavors, our 1620 New England style IPA is the perfect platform for exploration. The first release in our Pilgrimage Series features our 1620 dry-hopped with El Dorado, with natural coconut and pineapple flavors added. El Dorado hops bring notes of bright tropical fruit, supported by flavors inspired by the piña colada cocktail. Aromatic, balanced, and not too sweet, it’s the perfect tropical retreat from the cold New England winter.  (6.3%)

 

LOCAL Castle Island Limited Release:  Social Studies Mosaic!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03857  $76.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 03860  $105.00

In the name of science, we’re doing our due diligence to unearth the secret combination to making the haziest, juiciest New England IPA possible. Scratching that special hophead itch, Social Studies is an ever-evolving beer that takes a deeper look into the world of hops by putting a single variety on a   pedestal for each release. This batch highlights Mosaic for fruity notes of citrus and melon with floral, earthy, and pine characteristics.  (7.8%)

 

Long Trail Limited Release:  Barrel Aged Unearthed!

6/4 Packs Item # 54275  $72.00

From the depths of Heaven Hill Kentucky Bourbon barrels emerges a deliciously dark version of our Unearthed American stout. Aged for six months on oak, time spent on wood unveiled complex layers of caramel, oak, vanilla and Bourbon.  Barrel Aged Unearthed is super limited, super rare and supernatural so grab this otherworldly stout to enjoy fresh or bury a few in your cellar to discover the evolution of flavor.  (9.6%)

(to my knowledge, we are the only distributor in the state to get it!)(paired with a twix bar, one of my all time favs!)

 

Ithaca Limited Release:  Platonic Love!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 58803 $64.50

Set your soul free with Platonic Love Double IPA! This citrus-forward IPA boasts healthy amounts of Citra hops, but the secret star in this beer is its pairing with a unique and carefully selected lot of Cascade. These Cascade hops add a distinct tropical note that pairs perfectly with the addition of grapefruit purée, lemon and orange zest. Fall in love again.  (8%)


Ithaca Limited Release:  Pulp Addiction #2:  More Citra He Said!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 59415  $72.00

Pulp Addiction India Pale Ale returns for 2019 with four brand-new hazy brews, crafted with some of the most iconic hops in IPAs today. Soft, hazy, and very juicy! Shelf life 45 days max, must be kept cool. “More Citra He Said” is brewed with a heavy hand of Citra hops, boasting juicy qualities of orange, grapefruit, lemon and lime, along with a secondary tropical, floral component. Galaxy boosts the tropical notes with unmistakable passion fruit.  (7%)


Dogfish Head Limited Release:  Raison D’Extra!

6/4 Packs Item # 31987  $180.00  ($4.00 off 5 cases)

1/6 Bbls Item # 31988  $197.50

Our Raison D'Etre, with a little extra. This immodest brew, made with an obscene amount of malt, brown sugar and raisins, takes Belgian-style browns to new heights.  Raison D'Extra’s little brother Raison D'Etre was brewed to be the ultimate beer partner for steak. Plump raisins and beet sugars give the beer a similar DNA and color to red wine.  D'Extra takes this concept to the next level. What 120 Minute IPA is to 60 Minute IPA, D'Extra is the D'Etre. We’re pushing the limits of what a Belgian yeast can do (and we’ve discovered that’s somewhere in the ballpark of 15% to 18% ABV!)  D'Extra is extremely complex and a great candidate for aging. Sip on one with a loved one now, and stash a few in your beer cellar! As Dogfish Head founder Sam Calagione says, “This puppy’s only getting better with age."   

Dogfish Head Limited Release:  Bitches Brew!

4/6 Packs Item #32032  $60.50  ($3.00 off 5 cases)

In honor of the 40th anniversary of the original release of Bitches Brew, Miles Davis’ 1970 paradigm-shifting landmark fusion breakthrough, we’ve created our own Bitches Brew – a dark beer that’s a fusion of three threads of imperial stout and one thread of honey beer with gesho root. It’s a gustatory analog to Miles’ masterpiece.

Featuring the album’s iconic artwork, created by the late Mati Klarwein, on its label, Dogfish Head’s Bitches Brew was unveiled at SAVOR, An American Craft Beer & Food Experience, on June 5, 2010, at the National Building Museum, Washington DC.

Haven’t experienced the Bitches Brew album? Two 40th anniversary editions of Miles Davis’ Bitches Brew – a Legacy Edition and a deluxe Collector’s Edition – are available.

According to Dogfish founder and president Sam Calagione, the ale is "the ultimate partner for chili or spicy curry chicken” and best enjoyed “sipped cool, not cold, from a snifter or red wine glass while listening to the Bitches Brew album.”

Sam was drawn to the alchemical spirits in Bitches Brew right out of college, acquiring a copy of the album “within months of the first time I brewed a batch of homebrew in my apartment in New York City. I listened to it when I was writing my Dogfish business plan. I wanted Dogfish Head to be a maniacally inventive and creative brewery, analog beer for the digital age. You could say that my dream was to have Dogfish Head, in some small way, stand for the same thing in the beer world that Bitches Brew stands for in the jazz world. You can imagine how excited we are to be doing this project 17 years after I wrote that business plan.”

“There’s a spirit of innovation, of creativity and individuality, that’s at the core of Miles’ music,” said Adam Block, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Legacy Recordings. “Sam and Dogfish Head approach their art from the same place and consequently the marriage is an easy and cool one.”


Lone Pine Limited Release:  Quantum Cuddle Kitten!

1/6 Bbls Item # 02121  $120.00

AMERICAN DIPA | 7.8% ABV
QCK rounds out a trilogy of DIPAs that explore a new frontier of dry-hopping techniques and innovative hop varieties. This galactic feline is brewed with Ella, Citra, & Galaxy hops.

New Items March 4, 2019

GABF Medal Winner from Baxter:  Window Seat Coconut Almond Porter!

4/6 Packs Item # 43437  $32.25

This porter is bold but very drinkable with very little hop flavor to distract from the natural coconut and almond flavors.  These brewers got a little workout with this beer, having to add 800 pounds of almond and 1,600 pounds of coconut to each batch by hand.  This beer also includes 8 different malts, 2 of which are new dark American varieties.  (6%)


Limited Release from Peak:  Tiki!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 20401  $58.00

 Tiki is a Double “Mai-Tai-P.A.”! We combine a hazy, hop-bursted New England Style Double IPA with the fun twist of a Tiki drink. Brewed with huge amounts of citrusy and resinous Amarillo, Citra and Mosaic hops, Tiki incorporates a dash of organic pineapple, orange, almond, passion fruit, cherry and coconut. We hope you enjoy this fun twist for hop lovers.  (8%)


NEW from Marathon Brewing Company:  26.2 Brew!

4/6 Packs Item # 19903  $30.00  UPC:  0 87692 00846 0

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 19906  $30.00  ($4.00 off 5 cases)  UPC:  0 87692 00848 4

12/24 oz Cans Item # 19904  $26.00  UPC:  0 87692 00911 5

 This golden beer has a crisp body with slight citrus and wheat notes.  A touch of coriander adds a slight spice to complement the pink Himalayan sea salt and finish clean.  Sessionable and flavorful, 26.2 Brew is the more refreshing and satisfying beer whether you’re celebrating the end of a marathon or a day of work.  (4%)

Introducing Samuel Adams Red Sox Championship Pack!

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 17464  $30.00  ($2.00 off 15 cases, $3.50 off 30, $4 off 80)

The Boston Red Sox still are basking in the glow of their 2018 World Series victory!

 Featuring Sam ’76, Boston Lager and New England IPA!

New from Pabst Blue Ribbon:  Extra!

4/6 16 oz Cans Item # 28416  $18.65

 WHAT IT IS An easier-drinking, extra-kick beer that’s edgier, bolder, and no-nonsense • Higher ABV: 6.5% • Full-bodied flavor • Affordable WHY WE’RE LAUNCHING NOW Pabst Blue Ribbon Extra is the beer for those who want to turn up the ABV and amplify the night. Consumers are searching for a full-bodied, energetic beer for those bigger nights with friends where the motivation is to create memories you’ll never forget.


New from Pabst Blue Ribbon:  Non-Alcoholic Beer!

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 28432  $16.99

 WHAT IT IS An authentic, tastier, non-alcoholic drink for those occasions with friends when you want to connect without consuming alcohol. WHY WE’RE LAUNCHING NOW Shifting beverage consumption patterns and a rising preference for no/low alcohol content beverages are propelling non-alcoholic beer demand. The next generation consumer does not want to feel excluded from the social occasion when they’re not drinking and we have the opportunity to deliver against this lifestyle need. WHY THEY’LL LOVE IT Pabst Blue Ribbon Non-Alc is the beer for those who want social connection and experiences while still enjoying real-beer taste from an authentic brand they connect with.

 

Arnold Palmer NEW Package!

12/24 oz Cans Item # 71516  $26.00

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 71517  $29.00

2/12 Cans Item # 71518  $29.00  ($2.50 off 5 cases, $3.30 off 10)

 THE CLASSIC DRINK NOW SPIKED

Enjoy the deliciously refreshing Arnold Palmer taste you already love, now with 5% ABV. Made with real juice and select teas, it’s the perfect beverage for good times with good people.


NEW YEAR ROUND FROM VERMONT:  Long Trail Lager!

1/6 Bbls Item # 48002  $74.00

½ Bbls Item # 48001  $163.00 

OUR FIRST WIDESPREAD LAGER RELEASE WAS SPARKED BY TWO YEARS OF SMALL-BATCH RECIPE DEVELOPMENT. LONG TRAIL LAGER IS A CLEAN, EASY-DRINKING CRAFT LAGER WITH A CRISP BASE ACCOMPANIED BY SUBTLE HOP AROMAS. LIKE A CAMPFIRE’S GLOW, THIS LIGHT GOLDEN BEER IS A BEACON TO BREWERS, HIKERS AND EVERYONE IN BETWEEN. GO AHEAD, MIX IN A LAGER.  (5.3%)

 Introducing on Draught:  Corona Premier!

¼ SLIM Kegs Item # 35017  $79.00

Corona Premier is a superior light lager with only 2.6g carbs and 90 calories. Brewed to be easy-drinking, the taste is undeniably Corona. Premier is a uniquely refreshing beer perfect for taking a moment to look around and appreciate all that you’ve accomplished so far.

New Items Feb 25, 2019

MVDC’s 41 Cities and Towns of Massachusetts have the FIRST rights to a New Brand:  Crook & Marker!  (Not avail yet in the rest of Mass or NH!)

Beat the in state and out of state competition THIS WEEK!

The creator of Bai antioxidant drinks sold his line to Dr. Pepper for $1.7 Billion! 

Now this beverage genius bring us the newest “Better for You” Alcoholic Product:  Crook & Marker!

Learn more here:

https://www.crookandmarker.com/

New from our Vermont Brewery:  Switchback IPA!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 54413  $46.50

UNFILTERED AND 100% NATURALLY CARBONATED

Formulated specifically to maximize a fresh character and hop flavor that lasts throughout its shelf life; Switchback IPA generously blends Centennial, Amarillo, Cascade, Chinook and Simcoe hops. A complex aroma pairs with a light malt touch to create a delightfully flavorful IPA with citrus and floral accents. The Switchback IPA Can travels anywhere and raises the bar for a premium IPA experience.


Limited Release from our LOCAL Bantam Cidery: 

Happy Gose Lucky!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item #  73045  $64.00

1/6 Bbls Item #  73018  $103.00

Gose style cider with passion fruit.  Fresh pressed New England apples finished with passion fruit and a touch of Himilayan salt.  Off-dry, and perfectly balanced. 


Local Notch Limited Release:  The Standard!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 33803  $54.00

Clean bright malt flavors combine with peppery and lemony hop character to showcase what Notch loves most - Czech lager. Floor malted Czech pils malt is double decocted for deep malt structure in such a delicate beer. Open fermented, then racked into a closed fermenter and spund for natural carbonation. We then condition this beer in a horizontal lagering tank for an extended time until complete.  (5.4%)


Local Salem Far From The Tree Limited Release:  SPRIG!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 79088  $66.00

For Sprig, we married fresh mint, cascade hops and local apples to create what we think an afternoon hike in the woods would taste like if it came in a can.  If we cross paths one day, on a trail or while sharing a cider, we hope you’ll agree that today really is a great day for a hike.  (6.9%)


New From Vermont’s Shed Brewery:  Full Cord Variety Pack!

2/9 Pack 16 oz CANS Item # 53920  $30.00  ($4.50 off 5 cases, $5.50 off 15)

($6.50 off 25 nine pack and twelve packs only mix & match)

Mix and Match all Shed/Long Trail/Otter Creek!

 

It’s Here!  Innis & Gunn Kindred Spirit Irish Whiskey Stout!

6/4 Packs Item # 64215  $51.00

We’ve collaborated for the first time with Tullamore D.E.W., bringing together the very best of Scots and Irish craftsmanship to launch our newest Limited Edition: Kindred Spirits.  Using our unique barrel ageing process, this Scottish Stout has been matured using Tullamore’s legendary triple distilled whiskey barrels creating a rich and delicious Irish Whiskey barrel-aged stout. A perfect pairing of the character of Innis & Gunn’s rich flavor packed beer, and the sweet, spicy, smooth taste of Tullamore D.E.W. with notes of dark chocolate and coffee alongside hints of vanilla.  (6%)  UPC:  7 36040 52418 2


New from Not Your Father’s:  Lemonade!

4/6 Packs Item # 28176  $34.50  ($5.51 off 8 cases, Mix & Match with Root Beer!)

A crisp, flavored malt beverage with natural lemon flavor.  It’s an easy drinking, tasty beverage for enjoying the simple joys in life. Best enjoyed: Spending time with the ones you love, celebrating daily wins, or relaxing after a long day.  Drink Something Worth Remembering!  (5%)


NEW!!  Ballast Point Trade Street Collection!

From our Trade Street Collection. After years of exploring a variety of oak barrels and beer styles, we’ve decided to ship a few of our favorites. Named as an homage to the site of our barrel-aging cellar, Trade St. Collection celebrates the deep and distinctive flavors that emerge from oak casks. Oak imparts notes of caramel, vanilla, smoke, and spice, while natural evaporation intensifies every flavor. Our Trade St. Collection bottles are suited to enjoy today, store away, or trade with fellow beer aficionados.

Ballast Point LIMITED RELEASE:  Trade Street Blonde Foeder Sour!

1/6 Bbls Item # 05640  $195.00 

Bright, complex, funky Blonde which showcases power of aging in Foeder, mixed with the flexible flavor of Peaches; hints of oak.  (5.4%)

Ballast Point LIMITED RELEASE:  Trade Street White Wine Barrel Aged Blackberry Sour!

1/6 Bbls Item # 05714  $195.00

After resting in both chardonnay and sauvignon blanc barrels for over six months, our Sour Wench emerges with aromas of freshly sliced white peach, citrus, woody oak tannins and rich vanilla. Within every sip you’ll taste hints of crushed berries and ripe apricots with a deliciously buttery smoothness from the chardonnay barrels, while finishing dry from the sauvignon blanc on the back. Easy-drinking for a barrel-aged beer, it’s tart, refreshing, and delightfully smooth.  (7.1%)

Ballast Point LIMITED RELEASE:  Trade Street RED Wine Barrel Aged Blackberry Sour!

1/6 Bbls Item # 05640  $195.00 

Blackberry Wild Ale Aged in Cabernet Red Wine barrel with Brett.  (8%)

Local Limited Release:  Backlash Fenway!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item #  04652 $66.00

New England IPA. The second installment in our “Stomping Grounds” series is ‘Fenway’ – A hazy IPA brewed with oats and wheat, featuring Idaho 7 hops, the result is a super smooth and full body with huge flavors of stone fruit and pineapple.  The “stomping grounds” series highlights neighborhoods of Boston that play a big part of the Backlash Story – Past, Present and Future.  (7%)

New from our LOCAL Spencer Brewery:  Monks’ IPA!

THE ONLY American Trappist Brewery!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 44445  $52.00

Spencer Monks’ IPA is a hazy, golden-hued liquid with a pleasant tropical fruit aroma.  Its flavor presents citrus notes with a slight bitterness.  (6.3%)

Spencer is one of only twelve Trappist breweries in the world and the first in the U.S.  This means that Spencer can use the “Authentic Trappist Product” logo granted by the International Trappist Association.  This logo certifies that the beer was brewed within the walls of a rapist monastery, that the monks there take responsibility for the production, and all additional profits are given to charity.

 

New from our LOCAL Clown Shoes:  Zen Garden

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25784  $52.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 25785  $92.00  (only 5 avail.)  

A Clown Shoes take on the haze-craze: this New England IPA is brewed and dry-hopped with Azacca, Citra, and Mosaic to impart a tropical flavor, while honey, wheat, and oat malts are used to punctuate this sweet treat.

Clown Shoes Limited Release:  Josh the Guava King!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25786  $58.00

Another favorite is back! Enjoy a tropical take on an IPA, with mango notes derived from mango puree and from copious amounts of Mosaic hops. (8%)


Clown Shoes Limited Release:  Hammer of the Holy

12/22 oz Item # 25787  $115.00

Back for another year, we’ve taken our Undead Party Crasher American Imperial Stout and aged it 100% in premium rum barrels,  (11%)

Boulevard Limited Release:  Tequila Barrel aged Lime Gose!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 09409  $32.50

1/6 Bbls Item # 09408  $73.00  (only 2 avail.)

BARREL-AGED GOSE

A traditional German-style sour beer, infused with sea salt, coriander and lime peel, goes on holiday to the home of the blue agave, sunny Mexico. The aroma offers assertive notes of oak, vanilla, caramelized banana, and coconut. A malty sweetness is balanced by tart lime and hints of lively tequila, tapering to a slightly salty finish. ¡Arriba!  (5.9%)


A Favorite from North Conway:  Moat Mountain Flavah of the Day!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 02010  $55.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 02006  $85.00   (only 6 avail.)

Our low IBU IPA with a variety of rotating hops.  Double dry hopped, Clean, Soft mouthfeel, Tropical fruit, Pine, Lemongrass, Grapefruit. No lingering bitterness on the palate, 3 pounds of hops per barrel for supreme Flavah!  

(7%)  #GrabItWhileYouCAN 

Harpoon Limited Release:  Irish Cream Stout!  Aged in Jameson!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 24223  $58.00

 Every year, employee owners from all over the brewery team up for the homebrew competition we call The Owner’s Cup. This year, one team sought additional inspiration from our friends at Jameson. Over a pint (or two) of stout and a drop (or two) of whiskey, the winning recipe was born.   (8%)

New Package Size!  Harpoon Rec League 15 packs!

6/4 Packs Item # 24218  $34.00

2/15 Packs Item # 24220  $30.00 ($1.50 off 5 cases, $3.00 off 15)

 There’s no “I” in “team,” but there is one in refreshing! An all-star lineup of ingredients that includes a healthy dose of hops, sea salt, buckwheat, and chia work together to create this quenching pale ale. Low in alcohol, light in calories, and just a little hazy, Rec. League was crafted to be your #1 cool-down companion. 

“Love Beer. Love Life.” is all about having a great beer with your friends and teammates. It’s not about winning or losing, it’s about how you play the game - and the beer you drink afterwards. 

(3.8%)

New Items February 4, 2019

THE VOLL PROJEKT

From our LOCAL Notch Brewery!

Our side project for full strength beer - 4.5% to 7%. These are definitely not session strength beers, but beers made to contemplate. Look for continental lagers and ales, as well as an American hop forward beers (occasionally).

VOLL NEIPA- NEW ENGLAND IPA

6/4 Packs 16 oz Cans Item # 33807  $60.00

For our IPA from the Voll Projekt, we used all Citra for big notes of tangerine and tropical fruit. It pours creamy and finishes full, bright and dry.  (6.4%)


VOLL HELLES SPEZIAL- BAVARIAN EXPORT HELLES

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 33808  $54.00

This export strength Bavarian Helles carries a bit more alcohol than the standard Helles, and with it comes more intense aromas of honey, grape and biscuit. The flavor is fuller and the malt lands a bit sweeter, and this helps to remind you that this is a beer to relax with, as the flavors develop and change over the ½ liter. Brewed with one malt (the heritage variety Barke Pils) and one hop (Spalt). Fermented cold, naturally carbonated and lagered for two months. (5.7%)


New Package!!  Baxter Stowaway 12 Packs!!

4/6 Pack Cans Item # 43125  $32.25

2/12 Pack Cans Item #  43426  $30.00 ($4 off 5 cases)

Baxter’s flagship Stowaway India Pale Ale put Maine on the IPA map in 2011 and there’s been no looking back. Double-dry-hopped with close to 500 pounds of hops per batch, Stowaway’s bitter character is of course enticing for any veteran hop head. BUT, the solid malt backbone makes this beer approachable enough and drinkable enough for any beer drinker to tackle, even with its don’t-mess-with-me 7% ABV.  To top it all off, after a long, full three weeks in the tanks, this full-bodied beer has a dry, crisp finish virtually unheard of in the style category.  It’s no wonder Stowaway is the best-selling Maine Made IPA in the northeast!

PAIRS BEST WITH:  Spicy Thai or curry dishes; carrot cake; big, earthy cheeses like Stilton or aged, clothbound cheddar.


NEW YEAR ROUND FROM VERMONT:  Long Trail Lager!

4/6 Packs Item #  54262  $30.00

2/12 Packs Item #  54263  $30.00 ($4.50 off 5 cases, $5.50 off 15, $6.50 off 25)

OUR FIRST WIDESPREAD LAGER RELEASE WAS SPARKED BY TWO YEARS OF SMALL-BATCH RECIPE DEVELOPMENT. LONG TRAIL LAGER IS A CLEAN, EASY-DRINKING CRAFT LAGER WITH A CRISP BASE ACCOMPANIED BY SUBTLE HOP AROMAS. LIKE A CAMPFIRE’S GLOW, THIS LIGHT GOLDEN BEER IS A BEACON TO BREWERS, HIKERS AND EVERYONE IN BETWEEN. GO AHEAD, MIX IN A LAGER.  (5.3%)


Peak  Spring IPA!

4/6 Packs Item # 24601  $32.50

2/12 Packs Item # 24602  $32.50  ($2 off 5 cases Mix & Match all Peak) 

The sun will be shining, the tree’s will be budding, and the hops will be bursting when you crack a can of our New England-style Spring IPA. Bright, citrusy, and dripping with hop juice - this new session IPA sings with notes of tangerine from a blend of Calypso and Citra hops. We hope you enjoy!  (4.7%)


HOT Portland Maine Brewery Limited Release:  Lone Pine Grapefruit Tessellation!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 02111  $78.00

 DOUBLE IPA | 8.1% ABV  With Grapefruit!

Our 100% mosaic hopped Double IPA stands bright, but with a strikingly soft and rounded mouthfeel. Heavy whirlpool & dry hop additions showcase the complex mosaic hop aromatics of blueberry, mango, and juicy, overripe peach.

New Items January 28, 2019

Limited Release from our LOCAL Castle Island Brewery:  Dream Police!

1/6 Bbls Item #  03850  $90.00       (only 3 avail.)

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03849  $58.00

Coming to arrest your senses is Dream Police, a spiced porter with a lively blend of cinnamon and ginger. Its subtly sweet aroma hits first, followed by a spicy bite that will echo in your head. Hints of roasted, bittersweet chocolate take root and balance a delicate wave of caramel that will draw you into a state of sweet reverie. (6.5%)


Innis & Gunn Bourbon Barrel Aged Ale!

1/6 Bbls Item #  64304 $107.00

Our unique bourbon barrel ageing process brings flavors like vanilla and toffee and we’ve combined this with the malty character of our Scotch Ale to create an incredible taste experience.

We brew The Original using our unique barrel into beer method, turning the traditional beer into barrel process on its head without losing any of the wonderful flavors and aromas from the barrel.  (6.6%)


NEW YEAR ROUND FROM OTTER CREEK:  All Souls Lager!

4/6 Packs Item #  51416 $29.70

2/12 Packs Item # 51417  $29.70 ($5.50 off 5 cases, $6.50 off 15, $7.50 off 25)

Introducing a brand new collaboration project from Otter Creek Brewing and All Souls Tortilleria; All Souls Lager is a crisp, refreshing amber-hued lager brewed with locally-grown organic hominy.  (4.8%)

Grab a seat at the table and enjoy this delicious brew, inspired by good friends and good food.

New Items January 21, 2019

Limited Release from Dogfish Head:  The Perfect Disguise!

4/6 Packs Item # 31989  $46.50  ($2 off 5 cases, $3 off 10, $4 off15)

1/6 Bbls Item # 31990  $82.50

Is it an IPA disguised as a Kölsch or a Kölsch disguised as an IPA?

On the surface, The Perfect Disguise looks like a straightforward Kölsch with a crisp Kölsch yeast and traditional German malts and hops … but things aren’t always what they seem. With a quick sniff and a slight sip, you’re greeted by a creamy mouthfeel and full body thanks to the addition of a unique German chit malt - the first hint that this beer may be somewhat different.  Hiding deeper behind that German disguise is the double dry-hopping of an American Double IPA, with nearly 4 lbs. of German and American hops per barrel. It brings tropical flavors of citrus, tangerine, mango, gooseberries and peach.


Long Trail Seasonal Trail Vision is in!

4/6 Packs Item # 48825  $28.70

Our spring seasonal, Trail Vision, is inspired by the time of year when the days grow longer and the sun shines a little brighter; the days when visions of the trail become more than just warm thoughts; the days when the end of hibernation season looms on the horizon.

Expect a smooth, crisp malt profile from a grist of 2-Row and Pilsner malts that clears the path for citrus, floral and spice hop notes derived from additions of Cascade and Centennial in the dry hopper.  (5%)


Long Trail Spring Variety is In!

2/12 Packs Item # 48820  $28.70  ($4.50 off 5 cases, $5.50 off 15, $6.50 off 25)


LOCAL Ipswich Limited Release:  Defrost!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 11921  $52.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 11922  $80.00

½ Bbls Item # 11923  $180.00

A Weizenbock style ale, in early January as a new limited winter seasonal offering. This rich, warming, malt-forward Bavarian style presents iconic German yeast flavors of banana and clove against a complex malt base with notes of chocolate and dark fruit.  (8%)


Peak Limited Release:  Bloom!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 20402  $58.00

Bloom is a delectable double IPA – overflowing with bright, blossoming hops that remind us of spring time. Organic Mosaic and Idaho 7 hops burst with immense floral, citrus and pine notes. The body is hazy with a nice round mouthfeel. Bloom is an explosion of hoppy goodness, but don’t forget that its 8.1%! Enjoy.


New from Samuel Adams:  New England Pale Ale!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 15529  $45.00

This hazy, mellow pale ale is brewed with five different hops delivering fruity notes of mango and peach. The German hops add roundness and complexity to the already fruit-forward character of this New England-style beer.  (5.5%)

Shipyard Steady is in!

4/6 Packs Item # 65940  $28.70

2/12 Packs Item # 63326  $28.70  ($2.00 off 5 cases, $4 off 15)

1/6 Bbls Item # 63324  $68.00

½ Bbls Item # 63325  $156.00

Innovatively constructed, brewed in tradition, this hoppy pale ale is truly one for everyone.

Designed with an unique blend of new age American Hops, this dependable treat brings forward notes of citrus and lemon grass. Light to medium in body it goes down smooth and easy, finishing crisp, with a kiss of fruity hops.

Hold Steady and enjoy!  (5.1%)


New from Shipyard:  Deep Devil!

4/6 Packs Item # 62029  $28.70

Deep Devil presents hints of caramel, roasted nuts and sweet breads. Medium in body it drinks smooth and easy, finishing light, leaving subtle hints of dark toast and brown sugar. Beware, Deep Devil is dangerous…ly delightful.  (5.4%)


NEW FROM TWO ROADS!  DRY & MIGHTY!

4/6 Packs Item # 03697  $37.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 03698  $75.00

WHAT IS DRY & MIGHTY?

Our newest seasonal release Dry & Mighty Brut IPA, is one of a new substyle of IPA that is spreading like wildfire throughout the USA and beyond. Dry & Mighty Brut IPA exhibits an assertive yet refined hop aroma and flavor while maintaining a low hop bitterness that is a big part of the current popularity of Hazy IPAs.

So What Is “BRUT IPA”, anyway?

As you may have noticed there are a ton of IPA’s in today’s craft beer market. The name is widely recognized by even the most novice craft consumers. What may not be evident is how many variations on the IPA theme actually exist. The style seems to keep splitting and introducing new versions and subsets right before our eyes.

One of the newest entries has made a bigger splash than most: Brut IPA. This type of IPA (India Pale Ale, in case you weren’t already aware) is said to have been created by a San Francisco Bay area brewer just a bit over a year ago. Part of this emerging legend is that this brewer wanted to come up with a counterpoint to the now ubiquitous Hazy IPA, aka New England-style IPA, suddenly being produced by brewers around the globe (Yours Truly has seen “New England-style IPA” proudly marketed by brewers in England, Vietnam and even more unlikely in California and Colorado!). Presumably, Brut IPA was also an attempt to re-establish the west coast as the driver of all craft beer trends. From my seat it is still way too early to predict the spread and longevity of Brut IPA over the coming years. Nevertheless we at Two Roads are putting our hat in the ring with Dry & Mighty our seasonal Brut IPA currently available wherever Two Roads is sold.

The name Brut IPA derives its name from the traditional French practice of categorizing Champagne by the degree of residual sweetness they possess. In order of residual sweetness there are; “sec”, “demi-sec”, “brut” and “extra brut” versions of classic French Champagne. “Brut” is the most popular type worldwide. “Extra Brut” is more dry/less sweet than Brut (it’s only a matter of time that we have “Extra Brut IPA” and “Double Brut IPA”, etc.). I digress but I think you get the picture.

Brut IPA is hyper-fermented compared to other IPAs and craft beers in general. In order to achieve this very high level of dryness brewers of Brut IPA resort to adding enzymes to convert higher-order sugars, normally not fermentable by brewer’s yeast, into sugars that can be fully fermented and contribute to a much drier beer with a higher alcohol content. A normal beer wort is roughly 80% fermentable by brewer’s yeast. A beer wort that has been treated with enzyme (glucoamylase, in case you are wondering) can come close to 100% fermentability. In the recent past, a craft brewer adding additional enzyme to their wort would have been viewed as heresy but today it is somewhat of a badge of honor. Such is part and parcel of how rapidly and to what degree the craft beer world fashion can change.

If Brut IPA is to be a counterpoint to Hazy IPA, as well as live up to its Champagne terminology, it had better be on the clear side, if not brilliant. The style is still very much under development but the majority that this reporter has seen have been clear. One common trait that both “rivals” possess is a low to very low hop bitterness. Hazy or sometimes “Juicy” IPAs tend to have a high level of sweetness and body. You know, the “Juice” thing. Brut IPAs require a low hop bitterness because there is relatively little sweetness left in the beer for flavor balance. Because there is little residual sweetness an appreciable amount of hop bitterness would come across as overly harsh and bitter.

So now you know some of the back story on Brut IPA. Sensory-wise let’s recap. A Brut IPA should have a moderately intense hop aroma, generally of the fruity and herbal direction. Very low maltiness due to the extraordinarily high degree of fermentation. Brut IPAs should be extraordinarily dry and light body and a low-moderate bitterness that is noticeable due to the lack of residual sweetness. In essence, it should come across as the “Champagne of IPAs.”                              

New Items Jan 14, 2019

New from our LOCAL Salem Notch Brewery:  Raw Power!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 33806  $54.00

Raw Power is our New England Style Session IPA, a draft only favorite in our Salem tap room for the last two years, now available in a 16 oz can as part of our Single Series. Big citrus and tropical fruit flavors, bright and dry finish, and built for multiple rounds.  (4.5%)


Moat Mountain Limited Release:  Scottie’s IPA

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 02018  $54.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 02019  $85.00

This Brewer’s favorite recipe has been refined over the past 8 years to showcase American and Australian hops.

The addition of oats adds a smooth mouthfeel and body to balance the bitterness. 

It pours an unfiltered gold with a dense rocky off-white head.  The nose smells of melon, lemon, and grapefruit, rounded out by a hint of pine and tropical fruit.   The taste follows suit, finishing clean and dry.  Double dry hopped!  (6.3%)

New from our Local Clown Shoes:  Mocha Sombrero!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25781  $52.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 25782  $92.00

Replacing an old favorite Mexican Chocolate Stout with a new, lower-ABV version that will incorporate seasonal flavors.  First up:  Chocolate meets coffee with Mocha Sombrero.  (7%)


Clown Shoes Limited Release:  The Drongo!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 25778  $58.00

A lightly tart take on an IPA, brewed and dry-hopped with Australian Galaxy hops.  (7%)


Clown Shoes Limited Release:  Blaecorn Unidragon!

12/22 oz Item # 25730  $85.00

What should we call our Russian Imperial Stout? Black Unicorn? Soul Dragon? Nohhh. Let’s combine them and create the ultimate mythical creature: Blaecorn Unidragon. Imbued with a monstrous amount of dark malt and aggressive hops, Blaecorn Unidragon is a powerful and complex brew designed to improve with age.  (12.5%)


Clown Shoes Limited Release:  Ride the Lion 2019!

12/22oz Item # 25779  $115.00

Back from a four year retirement, Ride the Lion combined everything we love about a malty sweet Wee Heavy blended with luxurious bourbon and barrel notes.  (10.5%)

New Package from Clown Shoes:  Bubble Farm IPA 12 packs!

4/6 Cans Item # 25737  $30.70

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 25780  $28.70  ($2.00 off 10 cases)

Bubble Farm India Pale Ale.  Lemon-Lime; Crushable; Balanced; Soft.  (6.5%)

New Items January 7, 2019

Local Newburyport Brewing Limited Release:  Joppa Stout!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 02891  $47.00

FULL-BODIED, FOREIGN EXPORT STOUT.  Dark, decadent, full-bodied Foreign Export Stout with rich tantalizing flavors and roasted malt sweetness. Flavorful and assertive with hints of bittersweet dark chocolate and dark berry fruitiness (7%)

Introducing Shiner S’More Chocolate & Marshmallow Ale!

4/6 Packs Item # 35810  $28.70

2/12 Packs Item # 35811  $28.70  ($3.50 off 5 cases, $5.80 off 10, $6.72 off 20)

¼ Bbls Item # 35812  $84.00

Inspired by our favorite campfire treat, this limited time seasonal brew is made with dark, roasted malts that serve up notes of cinnamon and caramel backed by subtle hints of graham cracker and vanilla.  It’s a full-bodied, slightly sweet ale that’s sure to make you one happy camper.  (5%)


Local Castle Island Limited Release:  Social Studies Amarillo!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03857  $76.00

1/6 Bbls Item # 03860  $105.00

In the name of science, we’re doing our due diligence to unearth the secret combination to making the haziest, juiciest New England IPA possible. Scratching that special hophead itch, Social Studies is an ever-evolving beer that takes a deeper look into the world of hops by putting a single variety on a   pedestal for each release. This batch highlights Amarillo for floral notes with lemon, orange, and grapefruit characteristics.  (7.8%)

  

New Harpoon Hop-O-Rama Variety Pack!

2/12 Packs Item # 27422  $28.70  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 27407  $28.70  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

Step right up, folks, and prepare to be amazed—by the Hop-o-Rama. Six hoppy beers, three mix pack exclusives, one great time.  Featuring:  Harpoon IPA, Rec. League, The Craic, Double IPA, New England Pale Ale, Oatmeal IPA!

 

Harpoon The Craic is in!

4/6 Packs Item # 24212  $28.70

2/12 Packs Item # 24203  $28.70   ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

2/12 Pack Cans Item # 24204  $28.70  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 15, $4 off 25)

Why should St. Patrick’s Day just be a “day” when you can make a whole season out of it?! Crack open The Craic and let the friendly banter, bursts of laughter, and toe-tapping music of the season get your eyes smiling.

This hybrid ale combines two classic styles —IPA and Irish Red Ale—to create a unique and flavorful beer. Th­e malt combination commonly used in Irish Red Ales brings a toasted, malty flavor that balances the citrusy and fruity character of the hops.  (6.9%)

New Items Dec 28, 2018

A WHOLE NEW CATEGORY.  BEER WITHOUT ALCOHOL. 

HEINEKEN 0.0 IS HERE!

4/6 Packs Item # 39320  $31.30  ($.50 off 7 cases)

4/6 Pack CANS Item # 39321  $31.30  ($.50 off 7 cases)

 Heineken 0.0 is twice brewed and fermented with Heineken’s unique yeast from natural ingredients with gentle alcohol removal and blending to achieve a fruity flavor and slight malty notes.

Learn more here:  https://www.heineken.com/heineken00/campaign

NEW from Revolution:  BRUT-HERO INDIA PALE ALE

4/6 Packs Item # 44352  $40.00

 A new hero is soaring in from a completely new direction–the effervescent Brut-Hero, sparkling with white grape, passionfruit, and lemon notes and capped with an extra-dry champagne-like finish. (7%)


Limited Release from our LOCAL Backlash Brewery:  Nailed It!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 04595  $66.00

 A New England IPA with Citra, Simcoe and Columbus hops. (7%)

Two Roads Seasonal TANKER TRUCK SERIES: CLEMENTINE GOSE!

6/4 Pack 16 oz Cans Item # 03630  $55.50

 This beer is a classic gose with a modern twist - we source and blend fresh Moroccan Clementines (Citrus clementina) from a local craft juicery. The result is a tart, juicy ale with a hint of salt and distinctive tang of refreshing clementine.  (4.8%)


New Seasonal!  UFO Big Wit!

4/6 Packs Item # 26700  $28.70

2/12 Packs Item # 26701  $28.70  ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 10, $4 off 15)

2/12 Pack CANS Item # 26702  $28.70   ($2 off 5 cases, $3.50 off 10, $4 off 15)

½ Bbls Item # 26704  $140.00

A subtle citrusy and boldly spiced unfiltered wheat beer.  It started as a luscious wit. And then we added lots of coriander and white pepper to crank up the zest. Then we threw in extra orange peel for a deep citrus flavor. And now we have this big, bold, beautiful Wit. Behind the Big Wit!  (6.8%)


New from Sam Adams:  Bavarian Lager!

4/6 Packs Item # 17462  $28.70

2/12 Packs Item # 17463  $28.70  ($2.00 off 15 cases, $3.50 off 30, $4 off 80)

Hazy golden and bright in flavor, this unfiltered lager is the perfect brew for spring – flavorful enough for cooler weather, but with a balance of lively citrus notes & crisp maltiness that herald the warmer months to come. A single hop brew with Noble Tettnang hops from the foothills of the Alps, it’s smooth, refreshing and unique.  (5.5%)


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