Bub Gourmand

Craft Beer + Food in the 413

About Bub

Bub Gourmand is here to recommend our favorite craft beer and restaurants in Western Mass.

The House

There’s a reason you haven’t heard from us in awhile; we bought an old farmhouse.

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Building 8
  • 320 Riverside Dr.
  • Florence, MA 01062
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Share Coffee Roasters

Share Coffee roasts their beans and hosts tastings at their Hadley hub. They also have caf├ęs in Northampton and Amherst.

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The Green Bean
  • 241 Main St.
  • Northampton, MA 01060

A local favorite for brunch and bitchin’ baked goods, The Green Bean is the older sister of The Roost a few blocks down in the heart of Northampton.

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The Problem With Beer Festivals

Do beer festivals actually care about local craft brewers and the fans who drink their beer? We’d love to hear your opinions.