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Brewers seek another round of increases to Rhode Island taproom beer sale limits

Rhode Island breweries continue to fight for the ability to sell more beer from their taprooms for offsite consumption with two new pieces of legislation making their way through the chambers of the State House.

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Mass Beer Week marches on

Mass Beer Week has returned for another round — it’s first in the COVID era — with a weeklong celebration shining a bright light on the amazing craft beer brewed in the Commonwealth.

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Don’t forget to plan your summer’s most important beer run

Independence Day is the biggest beer drinking holiday of the year but, much like most other holidays, I tend to wait until the last minute to stock up on supplies.

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Update: Down the Road Beer Co. temporarily closed to mourn recent death of founder

Late Friday night, Down the Road Beer Company announced it will be “closed until further notice,” but the closure is expected to be temporary.

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Good times are brewing at Berkley Beer Company’s new Taunton taproom

After years of operating solely as a production brewery, Berkley Beer Company will finally welcome the public into its new taproom.

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Local documentarians expose ‘The Craft’ of Rhode Island’s craft brewers

Nearly two years ago, three siblings set out to document the booming craft beer industry in their home state of Rhode Island. Now their full-length documentary will soon premier on the silver screen.

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Buzzards Bay Brewing looks to open Cape Cod taproom

Westport’s Buzzards Bay Brewing could soon be pouring its beers in the heart of Buzzards Bay.

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Update: RI General Assembly passes bill to increase to-go can limits

Update 3/3/21: Two new bills have recently been introduced to further increase can limits. Recap here.
Update 7/15/19: On July 15, Gov. Gina Raimondo signed 2019-S 0620 into law.

Visitors to Rhode Island breweries may soon be in for a bigger haul. Earlier this month, the Senate passed a bill to increase the limit of off-premise beer sold out of taprooms and it’s now headed to the House of Representatives.

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Narragansett wants to buy every Rhode Islander a beer in 2019

Narragansett Beer is visiting every town in the Ocean State, and they’ve got a beer with your name on it.

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Crafting the message of independence

From one of the biggest names in craft going all in on the promoting independence to the announcement of a new national campaign, it’s been a huge week for craft beer’s image.