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Valentine's Day is always a good time in Portland. This is the restaurant capital of the world, after all, or close to it ...

The newest RateBeer.com Best list was just released and we earned Maine's Best BrewPub. We're honored to have earned this kind of respect from the thousands of beer lovers who reviewed us! THANK YOU! Best Places For Beer By Subregion A summary of the very best beer...

We open at noon Saturday with Blushing Star's second release! Blushing Star won the World Beer Cup 2016 Gold Award for Brett beers and our retail shop is stocked with 500ml bottles (limit 4 per customer). Also in the cooler you'll find 16 oz pounders of...

Tuesday, January 31, 2017 marks the start of our Small Batch Series release. These limited quantity, bottle conditioned beers are barrel-aged with Brettanomyces and other souring microbes. They will be available in our Riot Retail Shop only (we open at noon daily). First up is Blushing...

When it comes to brewing, there are definitely NOT two Maines. It's one amazing party and you're invited to enjoy all of it.  Save this date and find the way to Nocturnem Draft Haus, Friday, February 17. It's our next tap takeover. Also that night we'll release...

There's so much happening at the Riot that our heads are spinning. Here's what's up: NEW Four Hour Happiest Hour $2 off all full sized beers, drink specials featuring Liquid Riot Distillery spirits and $5 small plates, 2:00 - 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday. New Year's Eve You want it...

We love our holiday dinners and with Christmaskah upon us, we asked Liquid Riot brewers: Russ, Terry and Greg, to pair beers with favorite holiday meals. Here’s what they had to say: Sour Trouble and bourbon glazed ham The tart, puckering sour brown ale will perfectly contrast the sweet, salty...

There are grilled cheeses and then there are grilled cheeses. When asked what he'd make for a holiday party bite, Nick delivered this creation -- foie gras grilled cheese. The Riot's kitchen crew uses a house beer or spirit in every dish and this one's...