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Art And Connecticut’s Craft Beers

“Art & Craft Beer” Fundraiser forGuilford Art Center features local CT breweries Sample some of Connecticut’s best craft brews at Guilford Art Center’s Art & Craft Beer event, scheduled for Friday, March 4 from 6-8:30 pm at Guilford Art Center. Guests are invited to try a selection of beers from area breweries, including DuVig, Stony Read more…

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Devon Rotary’s Annual “Oktoberfest” ~ Plan Accordingly

Devon Rotary Announces Annual Milford Oktoberfest MILFORD CT− The Devon Rotary Club announces the 27th Annual Milford Oktoberfest proudly sponsored by Milford Bank. Oktoberfest will be held this year on Saturday, September 26th from 12 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Rotary Pavilion at Fowler Field behind the Milford Public Library. This popular annual event Read more…

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Beers At The Beach

BEER’D BREWING TO HEADLINE FIRST “BEERS AT THE BEACH” IN NORWALK  Ken Tuccio’s Welcome To Connecticut Podcast is proud to launch BEERS AT THE BEACH, a series of live events taking place each month throughout the summer at Ripka’s Beach Café (located at Calf Pasture Beach) in Norwalk, CT.The first event in this series will Read more…

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Spirits Delivered Right To Your House

Spirits delivered right to your home in 60 minutes or less is the guarantee from Porter21.com. The guy behind this idea is Ankit Harpaldas of Hartford. He’s a former finance guy who lived in New York City for several years then decided to leave his day job because his entrepreneurial spirit was telling to go off Read more…

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Just In Time For Valentine’s Day, Chocolate Ale

Well here we go just in time for Valentine’s Day we have Chocolate Ale coming out of the Boulevard Brewing Company of Kansas City, Missouri. I wonder if we can get this in Connecticut, STAT! I’d try it, sounds very interesting. The label on this ale alone makes me want to taste it, it’s beautifully Read more…

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It’s Coming! Stony Creek Brewery

Well this is fun…a dream becoming a reality in Branford, Connecticut. Under construction on the banks of the Branford River is the 30,000 square foot Stony Creek Brewery. It’s the hope that all will be up by Christmas 2014. The SCB has dock space right in front of it so you can pull your boat Read more…

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Get Out Of Your Car And See Beautiful Connecticut!

Connecticut is home to many fun trails…. The Wine Trail, The Art Trail and The Barn Trail to name a few! See below for links to some of Ann’s favorite trails throughout the state. CT Art Trail www.arttrail.org CT Barn Trail www.connecticutbarns.org CT Beer Trail www.ctbeertrail.net CT Bicycle Paths www.ctbikemap.org CT Chocolate Trail www.ctvisit.com/dontmiss/details/206 CT Read more…

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Madison Wine Shop

The Madison Wine Shop is back and bigger, and better than ever on Wall Street in Madison, Connecticut after a fire which took the original building down on Main Street. They are carrying local craft beers from micro breweries that have popped up all over Connecticut, and fine wines and spirits, and get this, they Read more…

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Connecticut Beer Tour For Charity

Todd Ruggere is on a mission to raise as much money as he can for cancer research and he’s doing it one beer at a time. This idea was hatched in Massachusetts and so for most of 2013 he marched all over the Commonwealth and had a beer in 351 towns. That included the islands Read more…

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Connecticut’s “Little Poland”

Connecticut is a state of nearly 3 million people. Among its residents nearly 50 major ethnic groups all living together in the Constitution state. In the city of New Britain, Connecticut there is a very strong Polish community made up of about 15,000 Poles. As with all ethnicities, it’s the rich traditions that are so Read more…

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