Distillery

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...

"Formerly known as In’finiti Fermentation & Distillation, Liquid Riot Bottling Co. is owned by Eric and Julie Michaud. The pair also own Novare Res, Portland’s world-class craft beer bar, just a third of a mile inland. As we walked into Liquid Riot, the first thing I...

We make whiskey and we're very good at it.  Wayfair, the Boston based global online retailer, agrees. They picked Liquid Riot as the finest whiskey destination in Maine. Maine - Looking for a distillery that has what seems like a nearly endless limit of spirits, including...

Fernet Michaud earned three top honors at the 14th annual American Distilling Institute (ADI) Craft Spirits Conference: Double Gold and Best of Category for Best Specialty Spirit and Bronze Medal for Excellence in Packaging. We are very proud of the hard work we put into creating...

AT LIQUID RIOT’S BREWHOUSE, YOU’LL FIND A LITTLE BIT OF EVERYTHING Written by Maine Today beer writer: Dave Patterson (Read Online) Sitting on plush leather couches in the back nook of Liquid Riot Bottling Co. on a quiet Monday afternoon, Eric Michaud and Greg Abbot helped me...

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...

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...