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Big plans ahead for Small Change Brewing

With more than 4,000 breweries across the country today, it’s already a tall order to stand out among the noise. When it comes to contract brewing, it can be more difficult without having a physical location to act as a beacon for consumers.

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Mass News

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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Brewery Mass News

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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Mass News

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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RI Thoughts on Tap

Making the case for alcohol law reform in the Ocean State

Last month, a bill proposing a slight increase to the amount of cans of beer that can be sold to-go from taprooms was passed by the Rhode Island Senate and now sits in the House.

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News RI

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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Thoughts on Tap

Are you drinking socially or selfishly?

Untappd’s tagline is “drink socially.” In reality, users of the app really fall onto a spectrum – social on one end of the spectrum and selfish on the other.

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Mass News

Thanksgiving taproom tour: MA edition

It’s that special time of year where we stop and give thanks to local craft beer. If you’ve got family or friends in town, show them what fast-growing southern Mass. craft community has to offer.

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News RI

Thanksgiving taproom tour: RI edition

The holiday season is upon us and one of the biggest drinking days of the year is knocking on the door. Each year, bars and taprooms are filled with friends and family on the Wednesday evening before Thanksgiving. Everyone’s returned home for a celebration, so what better place to hang than your local watering hole?