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? Five Insane Facts About Hops
April 19, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? Five Insane Facts About Hops

The humble hop flower cone is without a doubt the ultimate key to modern craft beer. Whether you’re an IPA-guzzling ...

Got Beer? Good Beer Isn't Cheap
April 11, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? Good Beer Isn’t Cheap

T he cost of just about everything humans use and need keeps going up. Oddly, the majority of humans don’t ...

Got Beer? Ballast Point Nitro Red Velvet -- a Tasting
March 15, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? Ballast Point Nitro Red Velvet — a Tasting

Ballast Point Nitro Red Velvet – I’m two for two on “golden stouts” lately. I wonder if this is going ...

Got Beer? New Brews to Try
March 1, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? New Brews to Try

Stony Creek Golden Mocha Stout I’ve never met a Stony Joe before. I’ve met a Stoner Joe, but I doubt ...

Got Beer? Time for a Break
February 15, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? Time for a Break

At the risk of making a commercial jingle break out, who else out there could use a break? 2016 seemed ...

Got Beer? A Beer with Balls
February 1, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? A Beer with Balls

(Warning: The normal moratorium on puns is being lifted for this column. Reader discretion is advised.) One of the rarest ...

Got Beer? What's Next for 2017?
January 11, 2017 No Commentby

Got Beer? What’s Next for 2017?

I think we can all agree that 2016 was pretty much a year that should be wiped from history. Even if ...

Got Beer? Buttonwoods Brewery Is Ready for 2017
December 14, 2016 No Commentby

Got Beer? Buttonwoods Brewery Is Ready for 2017

There’s nothing like watching a brewery being born — the fresh smell of yeasty fermentation, the open space with endless ...

Got Beer? Buying for Your Zymurgist
November 30, 2016 No Commentby

Got Beer? Buying for Your Zymurgist

If you didn’t go and gorge yourself on commercialism this past Friday, and I hope for the sake of everyone ...

Got Beer? The Next Big Thing
November 16, 2016 No Commentby

Got Beer? The Next Big Thing

What’s the next new big beer style? God, would I love to know. I don’t mean a style that comes ...