Category Archives: Music

Is this Maine’s largest tasting room? Bissell Brothers take Thompson’s Point

Peter Bissell bounds through the industrial space with soaring ceilings and brightly painted graffiti-splashed walls and smiles. “This is going to be Maine’s largest tasting room,” says the co-owner of Portland’s popular Bissell Brothers with equal parts pride and excitement. A year ago Peter and his brother Noah decided to move their craft brewery from […]

From Yeast Bayside to Thompson’s Point: Portland breweries rock the new year

If breweries were bands, Lone Pine is The Kings of Leon. An alternative that “starts underground, experiences organic growth while maintaining its artistic integrity,” said John Paul. In one month (give or take a few setlist changes) Paul and partner Tom Madden are set to rock Portland’s brewstream. The friends, who grew up in Saco, and had […]