Maine Craft Breweries in Franklin County

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Maine Craft Breweries
Ambition Brewing
- Wilton, ME
Tumbledown Brewing
- Farmington, ME
 

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Craft Breweries News Items
Maine brewers tap into foreign markets - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
9/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine brewers tap into foreign markets    Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel Portland-based Lone Pine Brewing Co. brewer and co-founder Thomas Madden has been peering into the future to a time when the market for locally made craft ...

Cooking up a storm: Fork Food Lab's next chapter - Mainebiz
9/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cooking up a storm: Fork Food Lab's next chapter    Mainebiz Fork Food Lab, once nearly defunct, is a hub of culinary creativity and entrepreneurship in Portland. The shared commercial kitchen and incubator is now home ...

15 Best Bars in Portland, Maine - Condé Nast Traveler
8/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
15 Best Bars in Portland, Maine    Condé Nast Traveler Our top recommendations for the best bars in Portland, Maine with pictures, reviews, and details. Find the best spots to drink, including fun, trendy bars, ...

Baxter Brewing is making big changes, and its beer is one of them - Bangor Daily News
8/16/2019 3:00:00 AM
Baxter Brewing is making big changes, and its beer is one of them    Bangor Daily News Baxter Brewing plans to roll out several big changes this fall and next year, including rebranding its beers and adding flavors and larger sizes.. Maine news ...

Distribution update: Radiant Pig to Maine, Funkwerks to Kansas, Indeed chooses online platform and other interesting rights acquisitions - Craft Brewing Business
7/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Distribution update: Radiant Pig to Maine, Funkwerks to Kansas, Indeed chooses online platform and other interesting rights acquisitions    Craft Brewing Business With some 7,000 breweries operating across the country, distribution news is always a steady constant in the CBB mailbox. Every week, we get virtual piles of ...

Maine amends definition of small brewery, pushes self-distribution cap to 30,000 bbls, makes it easier to break distribution contracts - Craft Brewing Business
7/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine amends definition of small brewery, pushes self-distribution cap to 30,000 bbls, makes it easier to break distribution contracts    Craft Brewing Business Maine is a progressive craft beer state that's still enjoying the boom and buzz of the indie beer revolution. Maine is home to 140+ active, licensed breweries in ...

New law expands what is considered a small brewery - Press Herald
7/19/2019 3:00:00 AM
New law expands what is considered a small brewery    Press Herald BRUNSWICK — A new law that expands what it means to be a “small brewer” in Maine and gives breweries more flexibility in their distribution is being hailed as ...

Maine, N.Y. breweries collab on lobster roll-inspired beers - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
7/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine, N.Y. breweries collab on lobster roll-inspired beers    NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Butter or Cream? It's the century-old New England decision between its two most popular lobster roll styles — cold with mayonnaise, ...

New law gives small Maine craft breweries, distilleries a boost - Mainebiz
7/15/2019 3:00:00 AM
New law gives small Maine craft breweries, distilleries a boost    Mainebiz The new law — one of over 600 recently signed by Gov. Janet Mills — rewrites 40-year-old legislation to redefine what a "small" brewer is, and allows looser ...

How Maine craft breweries grew their export business with one big promotion, savvy insurance policies - Craft Brewing Business
7/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
How Maine craft breweries grew their export business with one big promotion, savvy insurance policies    Craft Brewing Business Our favorite craft beer promo concept, the Maine Beer Box, is heading to Nova Scotia, Canada this week. This will be only its third trip to promote Maine craft ...

Maine’s small breweries get a boost with loosening of distribution regulations - The Ellsworth American
7/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine’s small breweries get a boost with loosening of distribution regulations    The Ellsworth American ELLSWORTH — A bill that would loosen regulations for Maine's craft breweries was headed for the desk of Gov. Janet Mills this week. Mills had until July 2.

Legislative Update: Maine Lawmakers Pass Alcohol Reforms; North Carolina Seeks Alcohol Sales at College Sporting Events - Brewbound.com
6/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
Legislative Update: Maine Lawmakers Pass Alcohol Reforms; North Carolina Seeks Alcohol Sales at College Sporting Events    Brewbound.com Maine Lawmakers Vote to Reform Self-Distribution and Franchise Laws. In the waning hours of the 2019 Maine legislative session last week, lawmakers voted ...

Bath, Boothbay areas mix good beer, good views - Press Herald
6/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bath, Boothbay areas mix good beer, good views    Press Herald Several years ago, Maine's midcoast had a noticeable void of craft breweries. At the time, I chalked this up to the extreme seasonality of some of the coastal ...

This Small Town in Maine Should Be on Every Food Lover's Bucket List (Video) - Travel+Leisure
6/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
This Small Town in Maine Should Be on Every Food Lover's Bucket List (Video)    Travel+Leisure Portland, Maine, is now such a foodie destination that it has created a spillover effect. Here are our recommendations for where to eat and drink in.

Brewers push bill to loosen Maine's beer distribution laws - Press Herald
5/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Brewers push bill to loosen Maine's beer distribution laws    Press Herald They say antiquated regulations for third-party distribution threaten to hold back Maine's booming craft beer industry. By Peter McGuireStaff Writer. Follow on ...

This Maine Beer Company Grew To $15 Million By Doing The Right Thing - Forbes
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
This Maine Beer Company Grew To $15 Million By Doing The Right Thing    Forbes Maine Beer Company in Freeport, Maine, is a $15 million business based on doing the right thing. Founder brothers Dan and Dave Kleban start their employees ...

Portland Reborn, Part 4: From Hops to 'Hopspitality' - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
5/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
Portland Reborn, Part 4: From Hops to 'Hopspitality'    NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ We visit with one of the founders of Shipyard Brewing, and hear why they started the brand...and where they plan to expand next (Hint: you sleep over after a ...

This Maine brewery offers a new kind of 'farm share' — featuring beer - Bangor Daily News
5/13/2019 3:00:00 AM
This Maine brewery offers a new kind of 'farm share' — featuring beer    Bangor Daily News The next big thing in Maine craft brewing could be a 'farm share' to drink beer. One of Maine's newest licensed craft breweries doesn't have a tasting room and ...

Step aside, millennials: The Maine craft beer scene belongs to your grandparents, too - Bangor Daily News
4/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Step aside, millennials: The Maine craft beer scene belongs to your grandparents, too    Bangor Daily News The 15 people from The Highlands Retirement Community turned out not to be novices, but seasoned beer tasters on the craft brewery trail in Maine.. Maine ...

Three cheers for beer! A celebration of National Beer Day - Maine Edge
4/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
Three cheers for beer! A celebration of National Beer Day    Maine Edge In recent years, Bangor and beer have become synonymous. The region has become a legitimate hotbed for interesting and talented beermakers. The craft beer ...

Craft brewers launch Maine Brewshed Alliance to help protect and promote clean water - Craft Brewing Business
4/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Craft brewers launch Maine Brewshed Alliance to help protect and promote clean water    Craft Brewing Business This article was first posted on the Natural Resources Council of Main's (NRCM's) website right here. Last week, at a news conference in Maine Beer Co.'s new ...

Two Maine breweries rank in country's top 50 fastest growing - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ
3/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Two Maine breweries rank in country's top 50 fastest growing    NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ PORTLAND, Maine — A new report by the Brewers Association found two Maine breweries ranked in the top 50 fastest growing in the country. Lone Pine ...

More than a dozen craft breweries vow to help protect Maine's water supply - Press Herald
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
More than a dozen craft breweries vow to help protect Maine's water supply    Press Herald With beer being made up of 90 percent water, brewers have a distinct interest in protecting the resource. By Hannah LaClaireTimes Record. Share. facebook.

"Maine Brewshed Alliance" Launched to Protect Clean Water - Natural Resources Council of Maine
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
"Maine Brewshed Alliance" Launched to Protect Clean Water    Natural Resources Council of Maine The Maine Brewshed® Alliance is a coalition of brewers committed to protecting clean water in Maine's rivers, lakes, streams, and ocean.

Maine Voices: The quality of good beer is a compelling reason to protect Maine's water - Press Herald
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine Voices: The quality of good beer is a compelling reason to protect Maine's water    Press Herald FREEPORT — Maine has something that many parts of the country only dream of: clean water and great beer. And the two are connected, now more than ever.

At Maine Beer, it’s 1 percent for the environment, and 100 percent for doing the right thing - The Boston Globe
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
At Maine Beer, it’s 1 percent for the environment, and 100 percent for doing the right thing    The Boston Globe In opening its new tasting space, Maine Beer Co. may be the first to put its ethos into a literally concrete — and interactive — form.

When maple syrup and craft beer come together, life is sweet - Press Herald
3/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
When maple syrup and craft beer come together, life is sweet    Press Herald If you've ever been tempted to drink maple syrup right out of the bottle, Maine's maple producers and craft brewers have teamed up to create a delicious – and ...

Cigar City Brewing to Expand Distribution to Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine - Brewbound.com
2/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Cigar City Brewing to Expand Distribution to Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine    Brewbound.com TAMPA, Fla. — Cigar City Brewing (CCB) has announced expansion into the Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine markets in February 2019. Kegs and 12oz ...

Maine Craft Breweries Generate $260 Million of Economic Impact - Brewbound.com
1/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine Craft Breweries Generate $260 Million of Economic Impact    Brewbound.com Maine's craft beer industry contributed more than $260 million to the state's economy in 2017, according to a biennial economic impact study conducted by the ...

Craft brewers boost Maine economy by $260 million — Business — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
Craft brewers boost Maine economy by $260 million — Business — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine    Bangor Daily News Craft breweries in Maine continued to grow in number and in output in 2017 and are likely to do so for the foreseeable future, a new economic impact study ...

Maine's Beer Industry: How Making Beer Intertwines with Other Industries and Boosts Our Economy - Maine Public
1/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Maine's Beer Industry: How Making Beer Intertwines with Other Industries and Boosts Our Economy    Maine Public The Maine Brewers Guild counts more than 120 craft brewers in Maine … up more than 30 percent in one year. It's one of the fastest-growing sectors of Maine's ...

York Beach Brewing Co. can't open new location until government shutdown is over - Bangor Daily News
1/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
York Beach Brewing Co. can't open new location until government shutdown is over    Bangor Daily News YORK BEACH, Maine — The old York Beach Post Office is getting a major facelift, enabling a father-and-son team of brewers to expand their brewing capacity ...

Rural Reboot: The Beer Effect - WGME
12/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Rural Reboot: The Beer Effect    WGME WALDOBORO (WGME) – It's a chilly night on Maine's midcoast, but things are heating up inside Odd Alewives Farm Brewery. Between the warm wood stove, ...

Maine's still-growing craft beer industry ranked 9th by bloggers - Mainebiz
12/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Maine's still-growing craft beer industry ranked 9th by bloggers    Mainebiz The ranking website Thrillist says Maine is 9th out of the 50 states for its local beer, a nod toward an industry in the state that shows no signs of slowing down.

Maine Brewers' Guild hosting a cool event for the state's 'Freshmen' class of craft breweries - Craft Brewing Business
10/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Maine Brewers' Guild hosting a cool event for the state's 'Freshmen' class of craft breweries    Craft Brewing Business The Maine Brewers' Guild is always doing something cool. Previously, we highlighted its awesome Beer Box that can literally ship a tap room full of Maine beer ...

L.L.Bean teams up with 5 Maine breweries - SNEWS
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
L.L.Bean teams up with 5 Maine breweries    SNEWS L.L.Bean knows how to party. The Maine-based outdoor retailer is celebrating the launch of its Small Batch Bean Boots by partnering with five craft brewers in ...

L.L.Bean Is Teaming With 5 Maine Breweries to Release New Craft Beers - SheKnows
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
L.L.Bean Is Teaming With 5 Maine Breweries to Release New Craft Beers    SheKnows L.L.Bean knows the only way to promote the launch of its Small Batch Bean Boots is with craft beer. Yes, you read that right: craft beer. According to Food & Wine ...

LLBean teamed up with Maine breweries for a beer collaboration - Boston.com
10/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
LLBean teamed up with Maine breweries for a beer collaboration    Boston.com In quite possibly the most New England beer collaboration ever, Maine-based retailer L.L. Bean has teamed up with five Maine breweries to create a ...

L.L.Bean Collaborates with 5 Maine Craft Brewers on Small-Batch Beers - Brewbound.com
10/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
L.L.Bean Collaborates with 5 Maine Craft Brewers on Small-Batch Beers    Brewbound.com FREEPORT, Maine — Internationally recognized outdoor retailer L.L.Bean, best known for its legendary customer *service* and high-quality gear and apparel that ...

Thirst for craft beer continues across US, Maine - Bangor Daily News
10/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Thirst for craft beer continues across US, Maine    Bangor Daily News Craft breweries continue to be a major economic driver in Maine and across all 50 U.S. states, newly released U.S. Census Bureau data show. All 50 states saw ...

Meet the Maine Beer Box -- a container of 78 taps to ship Maine craft beer anywhere in the world - Craft Brewing Business
10/4/2018 3:00:00 AM
Meet the Maine Beer Box -- a container of 78 taps to ship Maine craft beer anywhere in the world    Craft Brewing Business My call for guerrilla taproom ideas last week might already have a winner: a self-contained taproom in a shipping container sent anywhere on the globe to ...

Beer lovers visited Maine breweries in record numbers this summer - Press Herald
10/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Beer lovers visited Maine breweries in record numbers this summer    Press Herald The beer industry is piggybacking on the state's reputation as a leading food and restaurant destination. By Meredith GoadStaff Writer. Follow on Facebook ...

MAINE ON TAP: The Beer Boom - WGME
6/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
MAINE ON TAP: The Beer Boom    WGME STATEWIDE (WGME) -- It's no secret: Mainers love beer, and over the last six years, Maine has seen an explosion in independent breweries. According to ...

Interactive chart: Maine's top 25 breweries, from 2006 to today - Press Herald
5/21/2017 3:00:00 AM
Interactive chart: Maine's top 25 breweries, from 2006 to today    Press Herald As upstarts enter the market, some of the state's pioneering craft breweries have receded in prominence. By Christian MilNeilStaff Writer. Follow on Facebook ...

Who sits atop Maine's beer scene? It's pretty fluid - Press Herald
5/21/2017 3:00:00 AM
Who sits atop Maine's beer scene? It's pretty fluid    Press Herald Seismic shifts within the industry, generated by growing competition and evolving tastes, are hurting some of the state's original craft brewers. By James ...

When it comes to craft breweries in the U.S., Maine reigns supreme - Bangor Daily News
3/20/2017 3:00:00 AM
When it comes to craft breweries in the U.S., Maine reigns supreme    Bangor Daily News PORTLAND, Maine — The number of Maine breweries has increased almost sixfold since 2007, in a boom that's brought beer production to all but Piscataquis ...