Map of summer beer gardens open in the Boston area

Map of summer beer gardens open in the Boston area



>> WE’RE HOP HEADS DOUG: KEN MCVICOMISKEY AND STEVE GABARDI MAY BE SELF-DESCRIBED HOP HEADS BUT THESE ALE ENTREPRENEURS ARE CERTAINLY MUCH MORE THAN THAT. KEVIN WAS ONCE A REGISTERED NURSE AT BRIGHAM AND WOMEN’S. AND STEVE. >> I HAVE MY DOCTORATE DEGREE IN PHARMACOLOGY. DOUG: IT WAS THE EARLY 2000’S WHEN THE TWO FIRST MET AS PART OF A KIDNEY TRANSPLANT TEAM FOR PATIENTS AT THE BRIGHAM. >> STEVE WOULD COME IN EDUCATE ABOUT MEDICATION AND I WLDOU COME IN AND EDUCATE USUALLY RIGHT AFTER STEVE AND EDUCATETHE DOUG: OUTSIDE OF THE HOSPITAL SETTING THE TWO SHARED A PASSION FOR A GOOD POU R.AND AFRTE VISITING OTHER NEW ENGLAND BREWERIES. THEY HATCHED A PLAN THAT WOULD EVENTUALLY LEAD TO THIS. HOPOTHECARY ALES IN NORTH READG.IN >> MAYBE A COUPLE OF NIGHTS WERE WE MAY HAVE HAD 1 SIP TOO MANY THAT WE KIND OF LOOKED AT EACH OTHER AND SAID ‘HEY, WE CAN D DOUG: STARTING WITH HOME BREWING BK ACIN THE MID 2000’S A PILOT BREWERY SOON FOLLOWED TO PERFECT THEIR CRAFT. THEN JUST RECENTLY THEY LAUNCHED THIS0-BA 1RREL BREW SYSTEM AND RESTAURANT. TODAY THE OPERATION HAS THEM BREWING TWICE A WEEK AND PRESENTING A NEW BEER AT LEAST ONCE AEE W >> SO THIS IS A BEER CALLED FIGNUS DRAHTUG DOUG: THE TWO NOT SHYING AWAY FROM THEIR MEDICINAL PAST IN FACT THEY EMBRACE IT. FROM THE BAR THAT LOOKS LIKE AN OLD-THYME APOTHECARY. TO PRESCRIPTION PADS FOR THEIR FLIGHTS TO A WHIMSICAL HEALTH CARE LOGO THE CONCEPT WAS TO LEAN INTO EARLY 19TH CENTURY MEDICINE. BUT BEYOND THE F TUNHEWO T RECOGNIZE THE PARALLELS BETWEEN THE MEDICINE AND BRE.WI BOTH ARE A SCIENCE AND INVOLVE AN EXHAUSTING ATTENTION TODETAIL >> BEING ABLE TO FORMULATE WATER CHEMISTRY AND WHO WE’RE MIXING HOPS AND GRAINS AND TIMING OF THINGS IT WAS PFEERCT FOR US. DOUG: IN ADDITION TO BREWING BEER HOPOTHECARY BELIEVES IN A COMMITMENT TO THE COMNITY.MU EVERY MONTH THEY DEVEP LO SPECIAL CHARITY BREW WHERE $1 FOR EVERY PINT SOLD GOES TO A SELECTED CHARITY. RRCUENTLY FOR THE MONTH OF APRIL THEY ARE OFFERING A BLUE RASPBERRY MILKSHAKE IPA IN HONOR OF AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH. I’M DOUG MEEHAN WCVB NEWS CENTER

Map of summer beer gardens open in the Boston area

Thirsty for a frosty brew under the blue summer sky? Here’s a list of popular brewery beer gardens and rooftop patios.Is a local summer beer garden missing from our list? Send it to [email protected]

Thirsty for a frosty brew under the blue summer sky? Here’s a list of popular brewery beer gardens and rooftop patios.

Is a local summer beer garden missing from our list? Send it to [email protected]