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White Birch Brewing


Bill Herlicka, White Birch Brewing’s founder, might have logged our longest interview yet. We’d heard Bill a while back on the Tap Handle Show podcast and knew we wanted to talk to him— and talk to him we did. Bill first ventured off the light lager path in college with Guinness, then picked up a

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Canterbury Aleworks


You wouldn’t expect a one barrel brewery to have eight beers on tap, but you wouldn’t expect an English pub-style tap room in the woods of Canterbury, NH, either. But Steve Allman isn’t about the expected. Canterbury Aleworks is on Allman’s farm, in a structure he initially built as a wood shop. The brewery is wood-fired

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The Tap Handle Show


Word of mouth works. We visited Tom Albright of Out.Haus Ales in Northwood, NH in February. Shortly after that, Tom was on the Tap Handle Show podcast and told them about us and Brew Hampshire. And yesterday we recorded an episode of the Tap Handle Show with hosts Tim Roberts and Michael Hauptly-Pierce. The Tap Handle Show

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603 Brewery


What could be more New Hampshire than the 603 Brewery? It started with Dan Leonard’s home brew recipes in college and grew from there. He and his friends and fellow engineering grads, Geoff and Tamsin Hewes, opened the brewery in 2012 and they’ve been going strong since. As the 603 Brewery, they wanted to serve

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Able Ebenezer Brewing Company


We first met Carl, Mike and Zack back in early January. It was an unseasonably warm winter day and they were doing one last home brew batch in their garage in Auburn, NH. A few weeks later, we went to their Merrimack, NH location to film their stakeholders’ tasting. At that point, the future home

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Smuttynose Brewing Company


It was a full day today for the Brew Hampshire team. This morning we met up with JT Thompson, minister of propaganda for Smuttynose Brewing Company, at their Heritage Avenue location in Portsmouth, NH. The building was briefly the home of the Frank Jones Brewing Company before it went bankrupt and the assets were acquired

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Scott Schaier


Today we interviewed Scott Schaier, executive director of the Beer Distributors of New Hampshire. He talked to us about Brew New Hampshire, a non-profit venture with the Granite State Brewers Association, aimed at generating beer tourism in the state.  Scott says part of enjoying craft beer is learning the story behind the beer and the brewers,

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7th Settlement Brewery


We were back in Dover today to visit 7th Settlement Brewery, a farm-to-table restaurant and brewpub. We were there in January to interview Michael Snyder, founder of their sister brewery, One Love Brewery. The two breweries have a co-op system, taking turns on the brewing system and keeping a rotation of both brewery’s beers on tap

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Brewtopia


Brewtopia is a craft beer and home brew supply store in Keene, NH. Owner Zack Cooper and beer reviewer Chris Casey sat down with us for some interviews this afternoon. We’ve heard a lot about how New Hampshire is for breweries, but we hadn’t heard from any beer retailers. We’ve been into Brewtopia plenty of

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