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The Good Food Foundation has announced its 2020 Good Food Awards finalists and we’re proud to share that we have three Liquid Riot products (!!!) on the list of 403 Good Food-rated products. They are: our Old Port Straight Rye Whiskey -- thanks to distiller...

The next batch of our World Beer Cup Gold Medal and Good Food Award-winning Blushing Star is on tap and available in our retail shop. Come in for a pint soon. Made with Blushing Star peaches from Kelly Orchards in Sanborn, Maine, this barrel-aged pilsner...

We have been planning this for quite a while, and are really excited to be able to share Gold Brew, our new Nitro Cream Ale made with 2019 Ethiopia Uraga coffee and brewed with Guatemalan cocoa nibs. It’s a limited batch and was made in collaboration...

Source: Portland Press Herald BY MEREDITH GOADSTAFF WRITER When maple syrup and craft beer come together, life is sweet Collaborations between maple producers and brewers are on the rise. If you’ve ever been tempted to drink maple syrup right out of the bottle, Maine’s maple producers and craft brewers have...

Maine food-and-drink entrepreneurs devour national awards Portland Press Herald Four Maine companies won a total of six Good Food Awards in San Francisco on Friday night. [caption id="attachment_17966" align="alignright" width="223"] Matthew Marrier, LRBC General Manager, pictured in San Francisco modeling three 2018 Good Food Awards[/caption] The awards, given annually...

Maine breweries "Among more than 1,000 breweries making Resilience IPA and donating the profits" By BY LESLIE BRIDGERS Portland Press Herald "Maine brewers have joined Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.’s fundraiser for California wildfire relief efforts by brewing a special beer and donating all profits. Sierra Nevada created the Resilience...

The 48 Beer Project: This Artist Is Designing a Beer Label in Every Contiguous State Artist Heidi Geist is traveling around the country in a retrofitted school bus, designing one label a week for a brewery in each of the contiguous states. Popular Mechanics By Eleanor Hildebrandt Oct 11,...

IMBIBE Magazine, by Emma Janzen At Liquid Riot Bottling Co. in Portland, Maine, head brewer Greg Abbot chose to age his pils in a barrel spiked with wild yeast for added interest. Named after the white peaches that flavor the beer, Blushing Star is an American pils that’s fermented...