More Anticipated Than Pumpkin Spice!: OCtoberfest 2021

OCtoberfest 2021 Pumpkin spice may have lost some of its panache for 2021, but pumpkin beers, stouts and Oktoberfest beers have not.  This autumn’s exciting event is the 7th annual Octoberfest in Ocean City, Maryland where you can satisfy all your fall beer cravings. OCtoberfest! tickets are selling fast SO get your tickets now for our 7th […]

Crooked Hammock Brewery

Crooked Hammock Brewery Located in Lewes and Middletown, Delaware sits the Crooked Hammock. A friendly, homey brewery with great drinks and great food. Serving as a nice place to just relax and enjoy a drink with friends or even by yourself, their goal is to provide guests with a safe and fun place to get away […]

And the Craft Beer Flowed…

The sun shone down with unexpected warmth on the 6th Annual Shore Craft Beer Fest: OCtoberfest this past Saturday at Sunset Park in Ocean City Md. However, this was OCtoberfest 2020 style.  Gone were the brewery’s booths where guests wandered around with strangers drinking what they wanted when they wanted. Instead, guests were seated at […]

Car-E-Safari and Meals To Go

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Car-E-Safari at Crooked Hammock Brewery Crooked Hammock has been thinking about out of the box and creating ways to engage with their customers of all ages. They had a drive-through Safari last week at two of their locations with the experts from Barn Hill! Animals that safari goers got to learn more about: Sloth Kangaroo […]

Craft Beer Available During Coronavirus

Craft Beer Available During Coronavirus Shore Craft Beer is keeping tracking of the breweries and the establishments selling craft beer here on the shore. In Maryland, all restaurants and bars along with many other types of businesses were closed by Executive Order. Delaware said all non-essential business need to close on Tues, March 24. Businesses […]

Beer Notes: Lucky Charms

Craft beer during corona virus

As the coronavirus keeps us all at home, some of our local craft breweries that depend on on-site sales are struggling.  New ways to get beers normally reserved for tap rooms are available however.  Today on Beer Notes, we are looking at a Lucky Charms inspired beer that we can now enjoy at home! On […]

Love on Tap: Brewers, Bloggers, & Beercations

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Love on Tap: Brewers, Bloggers, & Beercations Love on Tap Craft Beer Festival has morphed into a weekend of craft beer related events. LOT Fest is on Leap Day, Saturday, February 29th; one of the many happenings for the weekend that straddles both February and March. The kick-off to the public events of Love on […]

Crooked Hammock Expansion

This Hammock is Wide Enough for THREE The Crooked Hammock Brewery opened a second location in Middletown, DE, on  November 12, 2019, and will be opening a third location in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Spring 2020. The privately owned brewery, now a chain, states on their site, “Local, Independent, and Proud. We craft brews that […]

Last Weekend of Summer: FUN is still 100

Let’s go out with a BANG! The last weekend of September and Summer is upon us. The Shore Craft Beer Community knows how to say goodbye to Summer and welcome Fall! The breweries and restaurants on the shore have new flavors, events, and celebrations ready for you and your friends! Some events are happening tonight; […]

TREAT Definitely not TRICK!: Great Craft Beer Flavors for Fall

New craft beer flavors to try for Fall

As a kid, I mapped out the best & worst places for Trick-or-Treating each year. The worst homes were those that gave out pennies, apples, & toothbrushes – really?! The best stops had lots of categories though. I remember making mental notes for who had full size candy bars, who let you reach in the […]

Crooked Hammock Brewery Branches Out to Middletown, DE

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The t’s have been crossed, the i’s are dotted, and on April 1, Crooked Hammock Brewery broke ground on their new, second location in Middletown, Delaware, 65 miles north of their original restaurant-and-brewery in Lewes. Middletown Mayor Kenneth Branner attended the groundbreaking ceremony, along with representatives from the Middletown Area Chamber of Commerce. They made […]