Author Archives: Gina Curreri

About Gina Curreri

A junior at Boston University studying print journalism and philosophy

A closer look at Somerville Brewing Company

Somerville Brewing Company, affectionately known as Slumbrew, is the brainchild of a Somerville couple, Caitlin Jewell and Jeff Leiter. Jeff began brewing out of his house, and now the couple has created more than 11 beers. I sat down with … Continue reading

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One question, many beers

I headed out on a rainy Friday to ask a bunch of people one question: If you were granted a free, lifetime supply of any beer of your choice, which one would it be?

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2013 Craft Brewers Conference

This week, more than 6,400 craft brew professionals met up in Washington, D.C. to hold beer events, tastings, grant awards and show off what they’ve been doing the past year. Unfortunately, I had to take part in the conference via … Continue reading

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Demystifying Allston’s beer scene

There are Allston staples you go to for a few cheap drinks and others you go to for the quality. Below is a presentation about a few bars I’d pass and two others worth checking out for their craft selections … Continue reading

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In my fridge today: Mayflower and Angry Orchard

Today we’ll take a look at what’s going on in terms of beer (and cider) in my refrigerator. I found a Mayflower Brewing Company Winter Oatmeal Stout of mine. My roommate had a variety pack of Angry Orchard ciders scattered … Continue reading

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College students, 20-somethings help boost craft beer sales

Who’s buying craft beer? NBC reports that from 2006 to 2010, overall beer sales were in decline. However, craft beer was on the rise. Millennials are and continue to be the driving force behind this. College students and other 20-somethings … Continue reading

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Celebrities and craft beer

The Today Show’s Matt Lauer chose two Boston craft brews to feature: Cisco Brewers and Clown Shoes Beer. Cisco is out of Nantucket, and Clown Shoes is out of Ipswich. Lauer and the rest of the Today Show crew were at … Continue reading

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