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June 2 represents two very important things at Liquid Riot. #1) It's the anniversary of the Portland Rum Riot. In 1855 brave citizens marched on Portland City Hall to demand their rum. We're named for this heroic event and raise our glasses everyday to those good...

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...

Available this Saturday, April 21 at the brewery starting at 11 a.m. and on tap at the bar at noon.  This is the first release of our 2018 barrel aged series. Head brewer Greg Abbot shares some detail about Blushing Star below. This is a rare opportunity to...

Liquid Riot bartender Hector Magaña is in the running for Best Bartender in the 2018 Best of Portland.  Follow this link and nominate Hector. With enough nominations, he will be named a finalist. In other Hector news...

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...

It's beer week here in Portland, Maine. Though we like to say "it's always beer week at Liquid Riot," there are some extra special beer drinking opportunities around town this week ...

This summer Cooking Channel's new show ‘Late Nite Eats” took over Liquid Riot for a day of filming. Josh actually arrived before dawn to meet the crew and start filming. He poured his heart into it and we’re excited to see the final product. Join...

Beer Advocate Destinations by Adam H. Callaghan | Sep 2017 | Issue #128 Portland’s beer mecca, Novare Res Bier Cafe is a Belgian-style bar, cozy inside and boisterous outside on a thematically graffitied deck. The concise food menu is worth a look for comfort twists like crab rangoon grilled cheese, while an...

"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...

Trey Anastasio Band performs at Thompson's Point Saturday, September 16, 2017. Thanks to our friends at Sierra Nevada we have pairs of tickets to award to lucky Riot customers. There are two ways to enter this Liquid Riot sweepstakes 1) Come to the Riot and order the Shroom Toast...