Maine beer and wine experts, Scott Tyree, Jack van Paepeghem

Taste Buds

Maine’s highest-credentialed beer nerd and foremost wine enthusiast aren’t so different after all.

Out of Saison

In Saison

New England Distilling releases bottles of Rack IV Saison whiskey on April 6, Saison Day, an Allagash-spearheaded national celebration of the beer style.

Rack IV Saison, New England Sour recipe

New England Sour

New England Distilling founder Ned Wight takes a classic cocktail recipe — the New York Sour — and subs in Saison whiskey for the classic rye, to create yeasty, floral notes.

Mossy Ledge Spirits

Still Life

The still maker has become the distiller: Jesse Lupo’s new booze line includes cinnamon, toasted coconut, and sweet tea cordials.

Belly Warmer

Serious chocoholics know the difference between hot cocoa and hot chocolate. This is the real deal.