Even the most recent convert to home brewing knows the word Burton has something to do with beer. But what? Why do we keep hearing that word “Burton”? What is… read more.
More Beardy Beer! You may have drunk our Russian Imperial Stout, “Barbapapa”, inspired by the British traditional beer specially brewed for Catherine II of Russia. This beer lies at the… read more.
The first new beer of 2015 is a smallish, one-off batch of around 50 barrels called “Flowerland”. You may have heard how difficult is has become for brewers to acquire… read more.
To be fair, this is slightly old news now, as Fluffy launched in March this year. But we have brewed three batches of it, and the last, and freshest, will… read more.
It’s been a snowy, chilly old time in the brewery of late. But we have 22 days until Spring, and brewing beer takes a month or so, and we’re optimists,… read more.
Some of you may remember that we brewed a brown lager a couple of years ago. Well, we did it again! We brew this beer before Christmas, and it ferments… read more.
Over the years we’ve made a little name for ourselves in the Boston-area for making malty, traditional and historic beers. Lately we’ve added a few hoppy beers: Meadowlark IPA, a… read more.
What? Who? What? The answer to all these questions is “YES”! Allow us to introduce you to the best friend of Pretty Things, Jim “Bocky” Barnes. He was… read more.
It’s rare that we get the opportunity to take our beers to a completely new audience, but when we were invited to pour our beers at the Villagio Della Birra… read more.
Yes, it’s late summer. Not fall yet, no siree bob, but summer is full-on and blooming. The harvest is ripening and it’s that time of year when people start to… read more.
I’m here to tell you about our latest brewing collaboration effort (number four if you’re counting). Can you name the previous three? If you can name the first three and be… read more.
By now most of you know how our company is set-up right? We are three people and we rent brewery space from Buzzard’s Bay Brewery in Westport, MA. Martha… read more.
Hello Everyone! Just a quick note to say three very exciting things: 1. The ACBF is in Boston this weekend, Friday and Saturday! Come and say hello if you have… read more.
Join Pretty Things Beer & Ale Project for our first ever “BEER & TACO” Project at VeeVee in Jamaica Plain, Tuesday, April 22nd. 4 beers, 4 tacos – try a… read more.
Some of you may know that Pretty Things is a pretty small company, but for the past seven months we’ve been a two person outfit. Martha and I have been… read more.
Well, it’s Spring today. Thank Heavens! We’ve been waiting a good long while for it, and today at the brewery it is warm enough to rain and there’s a beautiful… read more.
Here’s another great animated label from Trevor Carmick of Beer Labels in Motion. Fun!
Great to be back at Jimmy’s. Fab draft list, cozy and dark. Kind of feels like the Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese in London but with our beer and quite an… read more.
Hello, just in case you hadn’t noticed our endless posts, tweets etc… We’re launching TWO new beers this Saturday March 8th, with Ron Pattinson, beer historian from Amsterdam. Come along… read more.
You know Our Finest Regards & Barbapapa, but do you recall the most wonderful double mash of all? Of course you don’t – we hadn’t brewed it until now! Well… read more.