Pete Larrivee

Pete Larrivee

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Pete Larrivee is a self-proclaimed narcissist with delusions of adequacy and a silly haircut. His insight into the world of craft beer could move molehills, and his quoteable nature ensures his legacy will last a lunchtime. Look for him under a table at any beer festival. Prost!

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Articles by Pete Larrivee

Got Beer? Brewmance: Impressing that special someone in your life with that special drink in your life
February 6, 2019 No Commentby

Got Beer? Brewmance: Impressing that special someone in your life with that special drink in your life

It’s that time of the year to talk romance in the beer column, though you might be tempted to ask ...

Got Beer? Flight to Apponaug: RI's newest brewpub feels like a brewery in all the right ways
January 16, 2019 No Commentby

Got Beer? Flight to Apponaug: RI’s newest brewpub feels like a brewery in all the right ways

It took me far too long to visit one of the RI’s newest and coolest breweries. Apponaug Brewing is a ...

Got Beer? Hope Revived: The beer that launched a thousand ships
December 19, 2018 No Commentby

Got Beer? Hope Revived: The beer that launched a thousand ships

I finally did it! I’ve found a cooler-weather seasonal that remembers what it’s supposed to be! After my IPA rant ...

IP Hey, Hey, Hey!: Beer nerd desperately seeking stouts grudgingly accepts a deliciously summery fall release
December 5, 2018 No Commentby

IP Hey, Hey, Hey!: Beer nerd desperately seeking stouts grudgingly accepts a deliciously summery fall release

Ah, here we go careening into another cold winter season. Time for all the porters and stouts to come out ...

Got Beer? Going Left Is Alright: Our resident beer expert gives Newport’s Pacific Style IPA a try and cracks Proclamation's code!
November 14, 2018 No Commentby

Got Beer? Going Left Is Alright: Our resident beer expert gives Newport’s Pacific Style IPA a try and cracks Proclamation’s code!

For those who missed it, Newport Storm has put on a brand new face, and boy do they clean up ...

Got Beer? Want to Know a Secret? One sip of Proclamation's homage, and all will be revealed
October 31, 2018 No Commentby

Got Beer? Want to Know a Secret? One sip of Proclamation’s homage, and all will be revealed

For the third year in a row, Altered Reality Entertainment has partnered with a local brewery to create the official ...

Got Beer? Taste Test: Foolproof’s Irish Rhode brings all the Irish with none of the cultural appropriation
October 17, 2018 No Commentby

Got Beer? Taste Test: Foolproof’s Irish Rhode brings all the Irish with none of the cultural appropriation

The next local beer in my infinity-part series of locally made refreshments is Foolproof’s Irish Rhode, which we alerted readers ...

Rogues and Renegades: Our beer expert takes a trip down memory lane
October 3, 2018 No Commentby

Rogues and Renegades: Our beer expert takes a trip down memory lane

I came of drinking age during the dawn of local craft beer. Back when the pioneers of craft beer in ...

Got Beer? Give Me Liberty or Give Me Beer: Sons of Liberty treats this beer nerd right
September 19, 2018 No Commentby

Got Beer? Give Me Liberty or Give Me Beer: Sons of Liberty treats this beer nerd right

Sons of Liberty (SoL) is one of the major local stars of spirits and craft beer. They originally produced only whiskey, ...

Don't Tell Anyone We Told You
September 5, 2018 No Commentby

Don’t Tell Anyone We Told You

I love to drink for free. Unfortunately, it’s rare for people to buy beverages for me out of nowhere, since ...