Brewery

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...

36 Hours in Portland, Maine - HARBORSIDE  Get off the main drag to explore wharves and docks where seaweed dries on racks and gulls poke around nets and lobster pots. Stop for a drink on the deck of Portland Lobster Co., where a local band might be playing...

We're in canning mode and up first this week for your drinking pleasure is KA$H MONEY IPA. Cans are ready and waiting for you. Come and get em while the fridge is stocked! Also this week we're releasing Heart of Glass. It's a tart blonde ale aged six months...

Everyone knows Jim Gaffigan, right? You know, Mr. Universe, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Colonel Sanders, Beyond the Pale -- Yeah…THAT guy. Well we love his comedy, all of it, especially his famous "Hot Pockets" jokes. To celebrate and honor Jim's arrival in Portland, Maine for the July...

Customers are learning more about us all the time. Our reputation for great beers and spirits is being acknowledged nationally and even internationally. Lately we can thank the 2016 World Beer Cup for helping spread word of the caliber of our beers. Also recently, with Chef...

For American Craft Beer Week 2016, we took to the taps and the airwaves. Owner Eric Michaud and Head Brewer Greg Abbott blitzed four local radio stations: WCLZ 98.9 FM, Coast 93.1 FM, WPOR 101.9 FM and WGAN 570. Many thanks again to producer Olivia...

You know that feeling of being completely startled by something really wonderful? It's so good, right? It's exactly how we felt last week in Philly at World Beer Cup. We won gold for "Blushing Star." We never thought we'd win.  When we heard "Blushing Star gets...

Interview with Greg Abbot, Head Brewer at Liquid Riot How did you get into brewing? Just after college I moved to Portland Oregon. At that time the whole West Coast was way ahead of the East Coast in the craft brewing scene. I started discovering craft beer...