Galway Bay Brewing: Irish Craft Beer & Beer Bars

Craft beer in Europe isn’t quite up to the boom of America – yet – but it is on its way. Based in Galway, Western Ireland’s hub, Galway Bay Brewing is leading the way in Ireland. Started in 2009, after the Oslo added a brewery onsite in Salthill. It’s expanded to 11 locations in Galway […]

Stratford, CT: Two Roads Brewing Company

Deriving their name and philosophy from Robert Frost’s The Road Not Taken, Two Roads Brewing Company found a home in the 112-year-old U.S. Baird building in 2012, renovating the former factory of the machinery manufacturer and transforming it into a functional brewery complete with a tasting room, store and outdoor beer garden. The renovations preserved […]

Quebec Microbrewery: Les Brasseurs du Nord

Founded in 1987 and launching in 1988 with the Rousse, a dark amber, the first of its kind to be created by Quebec brewers, Les Brasseurs du Nord produce Boréale, a craft beer exclusive to Quebec. Maintaining an emphasis on quality over quantity, Les Brasseurs du Nord produce six ale-type beers: Boréale Rousse, Boréale Blonde, […]

Montreal Microbrewery: Les Trois Brasseurs

Based around a deeply rooted family tradition and the basic concept of creating fresh non-pasteurized beer made from the purest ingredients and traditional recipes, The Three Brewers first opened in Place de la Gare à Lille in 1986. Today, the microbrewery and brasserie boasts 28 locations throughout France in addition to numerous locations in Canada, […]