Links to restaurants in the Worcester and Central Massachusetts area that offer specialty drinks and a fun environment for socializing.

The weather is changing, and most of us can be found at social gatherings, around pools or on the patio of our favorite local watering hole. I… Read more »

Located at 11 Kelley Square in Worcester, The Ballot Box is no ordinary bar.

Every time I visit an area restaurant, bar or retail store, I am faced with a new brewery or a new offering by an established brewery.

In past March articles, I have written about where to go for St Patrick’s Day, as well as what beers to drink on the most Irish of… Read more »

Dickelade 1.5 oz. George Dickel No. 12 4 oz. Lemonade Lemon Slice Add George Dickel No.12 and lemonade in -ice-filled glass and stir. Garnish with lemon.

Now is your chance to hit the reset button and go healthy. One way to do that is to try a fast. “You can lose at least… Read more »

This past month has been a real eye-opener for me. I found myself around new people, new places and new beverages. One thing became clear: The choices… Read more »

Usually in this column, I share my favorite places to grab a beer or my favorite beer for the season, and this article is no exception. I… Read more »

With more than 45 outlets in the Pioneer Valley, Maple Mama Craft Spritzers has come a long way since Joe Laur and his wife, Sara Schley, started… Read more »

Looking for something to do while you try to stay out of the cold? Many area breweries offer tours.

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Daniel Kenary, CEO of Harpoon Brewery. In my time here at Pulse Magazine, I have met many people within… Read more »

Where can I go to get a great burger and a great beer? This has got to be the question I get asked most often. Here are… Read more »

Wonderful Wormtown

The new and expanded Wormtown Brewery opened its doors at its Shrewsbury Street location in the middle of March. With the move, the brewery will triple its… Read more »

Wachusett Brewing Company 175 State Road, East Westminster Wachusettbrew.com Open noon-5 p.m. on Saturdays One of the pioneers of the local craft beer scene, Wachusett is still… Read more »