A guide to Midcoast Maine’s best breweries


The Midcoast region is home to some of the best breweries in Maine — a state well-known for delicious craft ales and lagers.

Whether you’re just visiting or you’ve been here a while, a day spent sampling suds from these local breweries is never a mistake.

Please drink responsibly.

“Imperial attitude ales.”

“Loud beer from a quiet place.”

“Exceptional beer handcrafted on Monhegan Island.”

“Handcrafted ales and lagers.”

“Handcrafted in Maine.”

“Drink Maine beer!”

“Since 1986, Maine has been at the forefront of the craft beer movement.

“The Maine Beer Trail spotlights the high quality and creative diversity of fresh, hand-crafted, Maine-made beer.

“You’ll find a wide range of award-winning breweries and brew pubs throughout the state.” —Maine Brewer’s Guild website