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Good “beer news” from Maryland…

After years of out-of-state ales, breweries are booming in Maryland
Baltimore Sun
FREDERICK — — The Brewer’s Alley brew pub in the heart of downtown has been chugging along for 15 years, slowly adding artisanal beers to its stable, resisting temptation to expand when it seemed every wannabe brewer with some start-up capital and a …

Evolution Craft Brewing Company headed to Maryland
Baltimore Sun (blog)
He said the company has maxed out the Delmar, Delaware brewpub where it’s operated from since the brewery’s start. “We’ve grown fast and people seem to really like our beer,” he said. Knorr said real estate and government funds attracted Evolution to …

Saratoga can look forward to a new brewpub…

Planning Board approves Broadway brewery
The Saratogian
By LUCIAN McCARTY, lmccarty@saratogian.com SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Planning Board approved the Martell Brothers Brew Pub proposed for Broadway on Wednesday night. “I think this is an opportunity for the city to get a good project,” board chairman …

More good news for Upstate New York…

Catskill brewery destined for Livingston Manor
The River Reporter
Adams said the operation would not be a brew-pub where people can come in and have a meal with their beer. But it will have a tasting room, where customers can sample the product. Initially, the brewery will produce kegs of beer, which will be marketed …

Hop Farmers Reviving Heady Days of Brewing
New York Times
By DANIEL FROMSON David Katleski, left, with Tim Butler at the Empire Brewing Company, their brewpub and restaurant in Syracuse. NEAR the farm that grows the pumpkins for his pumpkin ale and the ranch that raises wagyu beef for the brewpub he owns, …

South Carolinians take on the beer scene…

It’s brew to you
Myrtle Beach Sun News
After all, Gordon Biersch is a brewpub with its own outstanding selection of German-style beers. But as we sat in the bar area, as we drank our fill of Gordon Biersch’s brews, I found out the six-pack in front of me wasn’t holding anything by The …

When in Michigan…

The Week in Beer: Take time to enjoy a festive brew
AnnArbor.com
Come to the brewpub’s Tap Room for a 6 pm tapping of Arbor India beers, including ChaiPA, Mango Blonde, Curry Spiced Belgian Ale, and Garam Masala Pale Ale, and a menu of Indian-inspired food specials. And don’t miss out as the Greffs play music and …

Out on the West Coast…

Saison Liaison: Iron Hill Brewery Saison
Seattle Post Intelligencer (blog)
When I first really started putting deep thought into what my future brewpub would be like I naturally used what I knew as a starting point. I began to mentally archive the places that I had visited, that had inspired me. The most obvious of all, …

News from north of the border…

New photos of Ottawa’s forthcoming Mill Street brewpub
Open File (blog)
Mill Street is promising on Facebook that they’ll have their brewpub at the old Thompson-Perkins mill up and running in about seven weeks, just in time to kick off 2012. As Ottawa Citizen food blogger Ron Eade wrote back in September, …

Pub’s fare disappoints
Ottawa Citizen
A couple of blocks west is the Clocktower Brewpub (a fourth in the Ottawa chain, poised to open in the Westboro Station development.) Directly across the street is Churchills’ big sister restaurant, Milagro Grill, and further east, Whispers Pub. …

And from our friends in the united Kingdome comes news…

Pub Of The Week: North Riding Brew Pub, Scarborough
Yorkshire Post
The North Riding Brew Pub is here to remind us that its good beer, good grub and good company that really counts, nothing else. Situated just off the promenade of the North Bay in Scarborough, this sizeable-but-cosy establishment was built in the 1850s …