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

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 »

Jack’s Abby 81 Morton St., Framingham Jacksabbybrewing.com Open noon-8 p.m. on Saturdays This is one of the most diverse breweries you will ever encounter. Lagers are what… Read more »

Treehouse Brewing Treehousebrew.com Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturdays I think by now you get the point that this is one of my favorite breweries. Regardless of… Read more »

Here it is: January 2015. It’s a new year, but it will still be cold. When it gets to be winter, all sorts of seasonal beers show… Read more »

Everyone has gotten a bottle of wine as a gift at one time or another. A fine bottle of beer can be easily substituted for that person… Read more »