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.

brewery
Berkshire Brewing Company
  • 12 Railroad St
  • South Deerfield, MA 01373
profile
Artisan Beverage Cooperative

Local Artisan Beverage Cooperative is at the forefront of a Ginger Boom in the brewing world.

review
Esselon
  • 99 Russell St.
  • Hadley, MA 01035

Great pastries. Great espresso-based drinks. Rock-solid brunch.

opinion
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.