Distillery

Liquid Riot Old Port Straight Bourbon Whiskey has been awarded a coveted Gold Medal by the 2018 San Francisco World Spirits Competition. Considered the most influential spirit judging in the world, this winter’s San Francisco World Spirits Competition was more crowded than ever, with over...

Liquid Riot distiller Ian Michaud pointed out that St Paddy's Day is a good time to celebrate our Old Port Oat Whiskey. Oats were used in most early Irish whiskey, along with malted and un-malted barley. Those oats make for an uncommon whiskey. Author Katelyn Best in her story...

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...

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 ...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...