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Harvest Happy Hour at Harvest on the Harbor It's the 10th annual Harvest on the Harbor and one new addition is Harvest Happy Hour, 5 to 7 pm, Friday, October 20 at Aura. It's a celebration of craft distilling and a large number of Maine Distiller's...

This summer Cooking Channel's new show ‘Late Nite Eats” took over Liquid Riot for a day of filming. Josh actually arrived before dawn to meet the crew and start filming. He poured his heart into it and we’re excited to see the final product. Join...

Fresh cans of Liquid Riot beers go perfectly with fresh baked pretzels. We spotted the kitchen crew creating a batch this morning and realized we should share a home-version of our recipe. Enjoy! Soft Pretzel Recipe Pretzel dough 1 1/4 cup warm water 1 tablespoon sugar 1 package instant dry...

Shrub history, as per shrubdrinks.com "The name shrub comes not from the garden, though you'll enjoy drinking them there, but from the Arabic shurb, meaning drink, and sharbat, a Hindi word for an aromatic syrup made from fruit or herb and flower extracts, that is stirred...

These beers come along only every once and a while and they are not to be missed. These are small batch ales aged in oak and bottle conditioned. Experience them now or cellar for enjoyment at a later and likely extra special date. Available at...

Whiskey is fermented the same way as beer. So what happens when you distill a craft beer? The answer is simple, all those floral and citrus hop notes get captured in a delicious rye whiskey. Bonfire Spirit is our brews-to-booze collaboration with Portland's legendary Sebago...

Our first tribute beer "Herbie" will be released later this month. It's a crisp, hop-forward ale brewed with some of our favorite varieties. Original Herbie was an historic American Elm tree that stood on East Main Street in Yarmouth, Maine until 2010 (learn more on...

Trey Anastasio Band performs at Thompson's Point Saturday, September 16, 2017. Thanks to our friends at Sierra Nevada we have pairs of tickets to award to lucky Riot customers. There are two ways to enter this Liquid Riot sweepstakes 1) Come to the Riot and order the Shroom Toast...

John Myers is the most celebrated bartender in Portland, Maine. He's an author, historian, longtime barman and all around interesting dude. And luckily for us he's doing great work with Maine Spirits including mixing drinks with our own Matthew Marrier, our GM. Matt and John...

This summer at the Riot we'll be featuring Double Gold Fernet Michaud drinks by great bartenders from around Maine. One a week through Labor Day. Created to celebrate Fernet Michaud's Double Gold Medals. It’s our pleasure to share them with you. Cheers! Week of June 19 Sunbather - Bramhall,...