Welcome to Massachusetts, Austin Eastciders! Now available in the Bay State are 16 oz. cans of Original Blend, Texas Honey, and Hopped Cider. About the cidery:
"Just like many pre-prohibition ciders, we’ve selected apples from Europe and Washington State. To preserve freshness, the fruits are harvested and pressed at the orchard, then delivered to our cidery in Austin, Texas. These apple varieties have the bittersharp and bittersweet components that bring character to our drink. Only the finest apples can create the best cider.
Coffee + beer...they just sort of go together. Now distributing in Massachusetts: Beanery Brewing Company! Coffee Pale Ale, Coffee IPA, and Coffee Milk Stout are available on draft, with bottles coming early in 2016. Four pints of beer have the caffiene equivalent of about one cup of coffee. Get a buzz while you...get a buzz. "Quite a few American breweries feature a coffee beer in their portfolio, usually a dark beer they make once or twice a year.
Welcome to Massachusetts, 14th Star Brewing Co.! Brewed in St. Albans City, Vermont, 14th Star Brewing Co. was the dream of owner and brewer Steve Gagner - an Army veteran who, while deployed in Afghanistan, thought about building a brewery upon retiring from military service. The brewery's flagship brew, Valor Ale, is a hoppy amber with a portion of its proceeds going to the Purple Hearts Reunited Foundation; a foundation that returns lost or stolen medals to the service men and women who earned them. Massachusetts is the first state outside of Vermont to carry 14th Star Brewing Co.