Democracy Brewing in Boston

Democracy Brewing

A brewpub opened near my office over the summer. Fittingly, Democracy Brewing opened on July 4. A friend and I checked it out a few weeks after it opened. The beer and the food were good. Not amazing level but solid level.                 The space is cozy and […]

Nutella french toast

Culinary Adventures in Cambridge and Newton

I tried two new-to-me restaurants in one day recently. Some friends and I met for brunch at Cafe Luna. I had never heard of it, and after eating there, I was shocked that I had never heard of it. Not only was the food delicious, but the waitstaff were so friendly that we felt like […]

Turtle Swamp Brewing in Jamaica Plain, MA

Turtle Swamp Brewing

Some friends and I went to a local brewery called Turtle Swamp Brewing one recent glorious Friday afternoon. A couple of us work for an employer that bids us adieu at 3:00 on Fridays in the summer, so we were waiting for the doors of Turtle Swamp to open at 4:00.         […]

Beer on a wooden table

Weekend Day Drinking

I like drinking beer. Especially on weekend afternoons. Trillium is a local brewery that did a “pop-up” beer garden in a Boston suburb during the winter months. My boyfriend and I met up with friends there one recent Saturday afternoon. The place was packed.             I thought at the time, […]

Free Rise

New England is a great place to live if beer is your libation of choice. New breweries seem to be popping up all the time. Don’t ask me why it took me a few years to make it to Trillium Brewing Company, even though it’s a 15-minute walk from my office, because I have no […]