Booze

New Lovecraft Beer — The Temple

Anyone wondering how artist Scott Minzy got the gig for the latest Lovecraft beer label need look no further than the Minzy Artist Statement at the ‘About’ page on his website, a Venn diagram of distress which is either hilarious or alarming. Better still, check out his portfolio which includes the remarkable original blockprint for …

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Beer And Brewing At The Haffenreffer Museum

This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Haffenreffer family’s gift of Rudolf Haffenreffer’s private museum — now the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology — to Brown University. To celebrate, the Haffenreffer Museum Student Group has curated an exhibition devoted to beer in cultures around the world. “Brewed for Thought: A Cross-Cultural Exploration of Beer and …

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Spelling Bee At AS220

(1.28) We knew he couldn’t stay away. Spelling is much like the Mafia. Just when you think you’ve gotten out, it’ll just keep pulling you back in. Bee Maestro and Word-Knower Nonpareil, Matthew Lawrence, sent out this invitation via his weekly ‘Law & Order Party’ email blast (which you should get). I’m hosting the Providence …

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New Lovecraft Lager Launch At Arcade

(1.19) The latest in the Lovecraft-themed brews makes its debut Thursday night at the Arcade Providence. These so-called block parties take place indoors on the ground floor avenue, with people wandering in and out of participating shops and restaurants. (Facebook event.) About the beer: Made in collaboration with Revival brewer Sean Larkin, the new Unnamable …

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Grant’s Block Party Cocktail Lounge

(9.24) Design Week continues. A sophisticated lounge party will take over Grant’s Block Saturday afternoon with tunes, and booze, and interesting people, and things. Grant’s Block will be converted into an outdoor lounge by Greycork, with tunes by DJ Analog Underground, a pop-up Print shop w/ DWRI Letterpress (sponsored by Craftland), and plenty of craft-oriented …

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New Lovecraft Brew From Gansett

Something wicked-awesome this way comes and it’s the latest installment in the Narragansett Beer Lovecraft series, The White Ship White IPA. (Lovecraft’s, The White Ship, tells a story of a lighthouse keeper’s adventure aboard a mysterious ship where his curiosity and greed win out over his better judgment.) This mildly fruity IPA pairs perfectly with citrus …

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Downcity Bocce Season Opens

The Providence Downcity Bocce League (PDBL) kicks off its season opener with heart-pounding bocce action downtown at Grant’s Block Tuesday. Who will take the title this year? Bocce-licious? Chewbocce? The Rolling Stones? In case of rain the club rules indicate that players may reschedule. If your game looks like it might be rained out, get …

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Made On Honor, Sold On Merit

And brewed right here in Rhode Island! This is great news. We needed something fun this week. Narragansett Beer president Mark Hellendrung has announced that Narragansett Beer will soon be brewing in their new facility at 461 Main Street in Pawtucket. The ProJo reports, The executive and sales offices, with some 10 employees, officially moves …

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April Fool’s Night At Foolproof Brewing

(4.1) Foolproof Brewing Company will be hosting an April Fool’s Night party tonight. The event will feature food samples from Delsie Catering, our new Queen of the Yahd Raspberry IPA, Emperor Barrel-Aged Imperial IPA, and some other unique beer offerings! Tickets are $30 and include a tulip glass, three beer samples, a $10 take-home beer …

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Lovecraft Beer Party In Arcade Saturday

The Lovecraft Arts & Sciences Council invites you to an indoor block party at the Arcade to celebrate the latest in the Narragansett Beer Lovecraft series, the I Am Providence Imperial Red Ale. Beginning at 5pm for Narragansett Brewery’s Block Party in the Arcade to celebrate the latest in their series of Lovecraft beers. Our …

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‘Mericans Play Bucket Brewery

(11.20) Great write-up by Gail Ciampa in today’s ProJo about touring and tasting local breweries. A few are right over the line in Pawtucket — the Bucket Brewery for one. You’ll find Pawtucket Pail Ale and beers including Hive Mind Honey amber ale and BOG Cranberry-Prange Farmhouse Belgian saison at Bucket, near the Hope Artiste …

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