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From Beer to Bread

Wouldn’t it be great if all recipes began with “Pour a cold beer for yourself”? Somerville Brewing Company’s directions for making bread out of its spent grain are littered with instructions to treat yourself to a cold one. Take a sip when the dough gets hard to stir. Drink two or three beers while the […]


7th Annual Dia de los Muertos Block Party at Taza Chocolate

Calling all calaveras, skulls, ghouls, goblins, and friends!!! It’s time to join us at the factory store for our favorite party of the year!! We are taking over the block outside the chocolate factory once more with food, music, and frolic for all ages! In addition to free samples of our hot chocolate along with […]



SCOUT PICK: Support the Somerville Homeless Coalition With Beer & Bowling

“Hey, wouldn’t it be fun to have a party at a bowling alley with music and friends and merriment to raise money for a great cause?” That little thought was all it took for Spencer Lawrence to organize tomorrow’s bash at Ball Square Bowling to benefit the Somerville Homeless Coalition. Lawrence isn’t officially involved with the Coalition, but […]


Slumbrew Opens Taproom and Brewery in Boynton Yards

Slumbrew‘s newest brick-and-mortar venture, American Fresh Brewery and Taproom (15 Ward St.) opens to an expansive room where owners Caitlin Jewell and Jeff Leiter fit beer making, beer drinking and fine eats all in one place. A sleek taproom with bar and dinner seating conceals the large brew operation behind it in the open-ceiling space. A […]