Hoppy Pride Indeed

My name is Jayson Mathieu, I am the Event Manager and Wedding director at the Inn on Peaks Island, a quaint Inn, Restaurant & Brew Pub (Owned by Shipyard Brewing Company) off the coast of beautiful Portland, ME. I am also a proud member of the LGBTQ community and I have a story for you!!:… Read More »

Shipyard Brewing Celebrates 20 Years of Pumpkinhead

Brewery Takes Steps to Land Spicy 2017 Sales in Face of Pumpkin Backlash   (Portland, Maine) – Shipyard Brewing is now releasing its Pumpkinhead fall seasonal to US retailers.   The pumpkin spice beer debuted in 1997 at Federal Jack’s brewpub, (Kennebunk, Maine) which was started by Shipyard founder Fred Forsley. Shipyard then launched Pumpkinhead… Read More »

Shipyard Brewing Updates its IPA

New Monkey Fist features crisper profile, new hops, increased quaffability (Portland, Maine) – Shipyard Brewing has updated the recipe for its popular Monkey Fist IPA. Starting this month, Monkey Fist IPA (which debuted in 2012) features a revamped malt bill that includes less crystal malt, more pale malt, and an addition of flaked oats. The… Read More »

Shipyard Brewing Adds Locally Produced Malt to its Original Flagship Beer

(Portland, Maine) – Nearly 25 years after creating it, Shipyard Brewing is making a homegrown adjustment to its very first beer. Shipyard’s Export Ale is now brewed with an addition of locally grown malted barley from Maine Malt House. “Export is a beer that stands for Maine and our state’s nautical heritage,” says Bruce Forsley,… Read More »

Shipyard Brewing Releases New Export Ale Can

  Shipyard Brewing Releases New Export Ale Can to Honor 20th Running of Maine’s TD Beach to Beacon 10K Iconic summer race was founded by Maine Olympian Joan Benoit Samuelson (Portland, Maine) – Shipyard Brewing Company is releasing a new commemorative Export Ale can that celebrates the 20th running of the TD Beach to Beacon… Read More »

American Homebrewers Association Rally for American Craft Beer Week

May 20 AHA membership event features VIP brewery tour, tastings, education, homebrewer prizes (Portland, Maine) – On Saturday, May 20 from 7-9 PM, Shipyard Brewing Company will host a membership rally for the American Homebrewers Association (AHA). The event will take place at the Shipyard brewery (86 Newbury Street) and highlights the final weekend of… Read More »

Super Bowl Wager

In advance of the upcoming Super Bowl between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots, Scofflaw Brewing Company (Atlanta, Ga.) and Shipyard Brewing Company (Portland, Me.) are making a wager regarding their respective NFL teams. The wager features high stakes for the breweries and their fans. The losing brewery will have to brew a… Read More »

Now Served on Elite Airways

Shipyard Brewing is announcing a new partnership that gets its famed Pumpkinhead seasonal beer on an airline for the first time. Cans of Pumpkinhead — along with cans of Shipyard’s flagship Export Ale, Island Time Session IPA and two beers (Blueberry and Sunfish) from Shipyard’s sister Sea Dog brewery — are now offered on all… Read More »

Shipyard Chef on Cutthroat Kitchen

We are proud to announce that general manager and chef of the Shipyard Brew Pub, Shipyard Commissary Kitchen, and Regatta Room, David Squillante, will be one of four guest chefs competing on the next episode of Food Network’s Cutthroat Kitchen. Cutthroat Kitchen is not your typical cooking show – each contestant must not only outcook their opponents but also… Read More »

New Session IPA Takes You to Your Island Time

Our new session IPA is now available! Island Time Session IPA is a new, easy drinking year-round beer built with a variety of Northwest hops which contribute to the grapefruit and pine nose and spicy hop finish. Our vice president of sales and marketing, Bruce Forsley says “while there is still a place for highly-hopped, strong… Read More »