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There's a giant winter music festival called Sunaana happening Friday and Saturday, March 2-3 on Thompson's Point. As of today, Sunaana music is officially scheduled for off the Point, here at Liquid Riot. We're incredibly proud to be involved in this winter's festival! Thursday, March 1...

Saturday, February 17 Beer Releases: Sour Trouble (7.5%) and NSFW (10%). 4 pack 16oz cans are available in the Riot retail shop and on draft.    Sour Trouble is a sour brown ale that utilizes Lactobacillus in the kettle. Originally brewed with Urbain Couteau of De Struisse in Belgium.  NSFW definitely...

Liquid Riot is looking for an accomplished distiller/brewer to join the production team beginning March 2018. This full time position will involve working in the distillery and the brewery, performing all necessary tasks. Primary Responsibilities Good understanding of cellar operations Ability to mash/brew a consistent product ...

Save February 13 for NSFW. This is our interpretation of a triple IPA at 10%. It is dry hopped four separate times and this batch uses Simcoe, Citra, Mosaic, Cashmere, Belma, and a dusting of Simcoe Lupulin powder. Plus the cans look amazing #humblebrag. Save February...

If you know just one thing about Liquid Riot it's that we're New England's only brewery, distillery and resto-bar under one roof. Under the guidance of Greg Abbot the brewery keeps pace with Portland and statewide Maine breweries, and then some. Greg also has to keep up...

Straight to Black:out Maple Bourbon - 500 ml bottles available Saturday, January 27 starting at noon This limited release imperial stout aged in select Bourbon barrels that held Maine maple syrup. This unique touch created warming whiskey notes with undertones of sweet syrup and charred oak. Available in...

Looking for a New Year's Eve with no cover charge, no reservations required, no overpriced anythings? We've got your back! Come to the Riot for delicious food, beers and well crafted cocktails, made with Liquid Riot Distillery spirits. The Times Square midnight ball drop will be on the...

Last night we christened our koelschip (pronounced "coolship"). Transferring the wort for the first time was an amazing feeling and a longtime coming! In case you're wondering, a koelschip is a flat and shallow vessel, historically made of copper and used to make lambic beer...

Join all your friends at Liquid Riot for another Vous Burlesque - Portland's Premier Burlesque and Cabaret Show. Featuring an all-new original show about boots, butts and Christmas! After some last minute Christmas shopping in the Old Port, come over to Liquid Riot for some cocktails,...

May 2019 is Novare Res Bier Cafe's 10th anniversary. Man-oh-man does time fly!  We're getting ready to celebrate by brewing a bunch of beer in Belgium. Crews from the Riot and from Novare are visiting Brasserie de la Senne, De Struise Brouwers and Brouwerij t'Verzet in Belgium and then...