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Maine Island Trail Ale Voted Best Beer In Maine

In a competition that began modestly two weeks ago with 64 beers, Maine Island Trail Ale (MITAle) emerged victorious from the first annual March Beer Madness Tournament, and was declared Best Beer in Maine.  According to beer blogger and competition organizer, Dave Patterson, over 1,500 votes were cast with a landslide finish from MIT Ale’s eager fan base.

Rising Tide Women Featured on MPBN

The women of Rising Tide were recently interviewed for a story on Maine Public Radio's Maine Things Considered.  Click here to listen!

Heather Interviewed for Press Herald Story on Women in Beer

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Nathan Named A Rising Star Brewer by StarChefs Magazine

Rising Tide's Head Brewer and Owner has been named a 2014 Rising Star Brewer by StarChefs Magazine. He is joined on the list by a number of other amazing Portland-based artisans, including Eli Cayer of the Urban Farm Fermentory, Andrew Volk of Portland Hunt and Alpine,  Andrew Taylor and Michael Wiley of Eventide Oyster Co. and Hugo’s, Ilma Lopez of Piccolo, and Will Pratt of Tandem Coffee. Check out the whole list here.

Rising Tide Shifts to 12 oz. Four Packs for Core Beers

This week, Rising Tide Brewing Company, a small family-owned brewery in Portland, began packaging its core beers in 12 oz. bottles for the first time.  The smaller bottles will replace the brewery's 22 oz. bottles for its year round offerings, including Daymark pale ale, Ishmael copper ale, and Zephyr IPA, as well as for their summer seasonal, Spinnaker hefeweizen.