The Best 5: Local BreweriesAlthough its Samuel Adams Boston Lager is brewed mostly in Cincinnati, Ohio, Boston remains the corporate home of the largest American-owned beermaker. The firm’s small pilot brewery in the Jamaica Plain neighborhood—where brewers experiment with small-batch and vintage beer styles—is one of the city’s most popular tourist destinations. Tasty test batches are served in the brewery’s two taprooms. Best brew: “Samuel Adams Utopias,” the world’s strongest commercial beer.–Yankee Magazine, September/October 2010
New England Traveler
Planning a New England day trip, weekend getaway, or longer adventure? Explore our curated New England travel directory, featuring picks from the editors of Yankee Magazine (the New England experts since 1935) for the best things to do in each state, plus where to shop, eat, and stay.