Keeper and Jameson Caskmates® walk into a bar…

Around here, we have an affinity for dynamic duos: Brady and Belichick, Affleck and Damon, those two guys who thought they caught a baby whale when they went fishing in the Harbor…the list goes on and on. Another local favorite can be found in any worthwhile neighborhood bar; the industry standard “beer and a shot”. … Continued

Beertail Spotlight: Bogs’ Knees

Wash down this holiday season with Bogs’ Knees – our riff on the classic Bee’s Knees cocktail – featuring our limited cranberry sour release, Juicy Bogs, and the bright, aromatic Builders Botanical Gin. Pair with the same five stories your uncle tells every Thanksgiving. Recipe below, cheers! 2oz Builders Botanical Gin 1/2oz Lemon 3/4oz Cinnamon … Continued

New State, New Award!

Saying that October has been good to us would be an understatement. We not only opened up distribution of Castle Island beer to the great state of Connecticut where you can find us in bars, restaurants, and stores throughout New Haven, Fairfield, and Litchfield counties, but we also took home a medal earlier this month … Continued

Cinco de Derby Cocktail: Jalisco Kiss’d!

Happy Cinco de Derby weekend! In honor of this incredible weekend where we get to hitch our wagons onto two huge celebrations, we’ve decided to commemorate the day with a fancy lil’ cocktail featuring our newest release, Jalisco Kiss. This tequila barrel aged sour is just askin’ for you to make some margs, so get … Continued

Eat Your Beer: Dream Police Cupcakes

In case you missed the memo, we like beer over here at Castle Island. So much so, that with the upcoming St. Paddy’s weekend we took your basic chocolate cupcake recipe and turned the dial all the way up to 11 by tossing Dream Police, our limited spiced porter, into the mix. Couple that with … Continued

The Island Meets The Ocean!

We are SO stoked to announce that Castle Island’s award-winning beer can now be found out of Mass for the very first time (*on a continuous basis*) as we open up distribution to the great state of Rhode Island! Finally, we’re able to share our story with our neighbors located less than a 30 minute … Continued

We’re headed to Boston (Public Market)!

We’re stoked to announce a temporary pop-up location at the Boston Public Market HUB! ICYMI, the Market has been running periodic pop-ups featuring New England craft breweries. We’re next in their series, and will be crackin’ our beers alongside 35 other New England food producers and artisans. Every Thursday and Saturday we’ll be postin’ up … Continued

The Tri-Brewery Cup Debuts!

Homebrew Contest | CIBC, NSB, & WB Collab We’re stoked to announce the first ever Tri-Brewery Cup – a homebrew competition that joins the forces of Castle Island, Night Shift Brewing, and Widowmaker Brewing! Now this isn’t your run-of-the-mill homebrew competition. We’re taking this to the next level and are giving the best of the … Continued

Barrel Aged Two

Bottle Release | Saturday | 12/1/18   Over the past year, TWO, our 2017 anniversary Russian Imperial Stout, has been quietly resting in four different barrels absorbing their characteristics and morphing into a super version of the initial release. TWO was placed into Buffalo Trace bourbon, Heaven Hill bourbon, rye whiskey, and port barrels creating … Continued

More Wood In Norwood: The Beer Lineup

Pour your freakin’ hearts out, More Wood In Norwood is just days away. Check out the entire beer lineup below! If you still need tickets, we got ya at ////////////////// Almanac Blood Orange Odyssey // Oak-aged sour farmhouse ale with Blood Oranges and spices, 6.4% ABV Strawberry & Basil // Farmhouse ale aged with strawberries, … Continued