The Lord Hobo Lives…

Posted on 3 CommentsPosted in Cambridge, Lord Hobo, Shelton Brothers

After many months of negotiations, bankruptcy proceedings, gut renovations, and fights with the local licensing commission, the Lord Hobo finally opened to the public last Wednesday. Initial reviews were positive, with some inevitable sniping on various restaurant (*cough Yelp*) and local sites. We stopped by last night for dinner and a few drinks and to […]

Belgian Beer Fest Recap, Lawsuits Flying Around, and Other New England Beer Happenings…

Posted on 3 CommentsPosted in Beer Monster, Belgian Beer Festival, Buzzards Bay Brewing, Carlson Craft Brewery, Denmark, Good Beer Guide To New England Update, La Resistance, Lager Beer, Legal, Paul Davis, Pennichuck Brewing, Pretty Things Beer & Ale, Prodigal Brewing, Rock Art Brewery, Shelton Brothers, von Trapp, Worcester, Wormtown Brewery

It’s been a while since I wrote about the New England beer scene, as my focus has been more on the national and international. So I thought I’d take a few minutes this suddenly snowy afternoon to offer some brief updates on the New England beer scene. Openings and Closings Since writing The Good Beer […]

The New England Beer Rumor Mill Swirls…New beer bars in Boston, Lowell Beer Works, and A Shelton Goes AWOL

Posted on 7 CommentsPosted in B-Side Lounge, Beer Works, Craft Beer, Daniel Lanigan, Moan and Dove, New England, Shelton Brothers, The Publick House

What follows is a host of smaller news items that I haven’t been able to fit into any particular place so I’ve decided to place this here until I can offer further follow-up and detail. One Shelton Gets High and Mighty Word is that one of the founders of Shelton Brothers has left his day […]