The Roadhouse Can’t Catch A Break…

Posted on Leave a commentPosted in Beer and food, Brookline, David Ciccolo, Publick House Provisions, The Publick House, The Roadhouse, Yelp

According to a story on a local website, the Roadhouse, the somewhat new beer bar from David Ciccolo, owner of the Publick House and Publick House Provisions, will no longer be using its custom-built, 4,500 pound smoker due to odor complaints from nearby residents. The battle between the locals, including members of a nearby synagogue, […]

Belgium Comes to Todd (Alström) Night…

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Now for something totally unrelated to Harpoon’s new White beer. A couple of weeks back, our friend Todd Alström, a co-founder with his brother Jason of, celebrated his 40th birthday while in London. Last night, his wife threw him a surprise birthday party at The Publick House in Brookline, with a specialized menu designed […]

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 […]