Harpoon Brewery

Harpoon Brewery

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Website
https://harpoonbrewery.com/
Phone
(617) 574-9551
Location
Boston, MA
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Founded
1986
BREWERY TYPE
Production - Regional
Address
306 Northern Ave
Boston, MA 02210 United States
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Overview
Harpoon was started in 1986 by Dan Kenary, Rich Doyle, and George Ligeti. They were three friends who loved beer and loved drinking beer together but found the beer choices at the time to be limited. Traveling through Europe and experiencing the rich traditions of European brewing and beer drinking enhanced their love of beer and opened their eyes to the rich beer culture they wanted back home. They decided to build a brewery so that they could brew the beers that they wanted to drink, and invite their friends to the brewery to drink it with them.

In June of 1987 a warehouse space on the Boston waterfront was transformed into a brewery and the first Harpoon Ale was brewed. Fresh, local craft beer began making its way out to Boston beer drinkers. It was hard to imagine that craft brewing would become what it has today.

Though many things have changed since the early days of Harpoon, much has stayed the same. We still love brewing beer and enjoying it with friends. One thing that has changed: in August 2014 Harpoon became an employee owned company!

We invite all of you to visit our Boston brewery, where it all began, and our beautiful brewery in Windsor, Vermont.
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ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS
Harpoon Brewery
336 Ruth Carney Drive
Windsor, VT, 05089, USA
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Harpoon Brewery - Vermont
336 Ruth Carney Dr
Windsor, VT, 5089, United States
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Harpoon Brewery to Releases Lime-y Vice Gose

Harpoon Brewery to Releases Lime-y Vice Gose

Harpoon Brewery’s newest summer seasonal offering, a Miami-inspired gose, is now available. Harpoon Lime-y Vice is tart and lime-y up front, with a delicately salty, slightly spiced crisp finish

Harpoon Realigns Clown Shoes Distribution in Massachusetts

Starting this week, Clown Shoes will be distributed alongside Harpoon and UFO brands throughout Massachusetts. The move follows the acquisition of Clown Shoes by Mass. Bay Brewing Company in the Fall of 2017. Previously, Clown Shoes was distributed state-wide by Horizon Beverage.

Mass Bay Brewing Company Releases Pineapple UFO

Mass Bay Brewing Company Releases Pineapple UFO

It’s island time! The daring minds behind UFO Beers have brewed a new juicy, refreshing, golden unfiltered offering inspired by the tropics: UFO Pineapple. Available year-round, this wheat beer has a luscious burst of tropical flavor that makes an escape to paradise that much easier! UFO Pineapple is on shelves – and on tap – now.

Brewers, Distributors Prepare for Super Bowl Week Sales

Brewers, Distributors Prepare for Super Bowl Week Sales

As Sunday’s Super Bowl matchup between the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles unfolds on the field, Anheuser-Busch InBev will be attempting to capture viewers’ attention by running six ads during the commercial breaks.

Yards Brewing and Harpoon Brewery Place Wager on Super Bowl

Yards Brewing and Harpoon Brewery Place Wager on Super Bowl

Yards Brewing Company will take their role as Philadelphia’s Brewery to a whole new level as the city prepares to win their first championship in the modern football era on Sunday, February 4 at 6:30 p.m. against the New England Patriots.

Kenary’s Clarion Call: Date Code Your Beer

Kenary’s Clarion Call: Date Code Your Beer

On a recent visit to Connecticut, Dan Kenary, the co-founder and CEO of Boston’s Harpoon Brewery, discovered that 60 percent of the unrefrigerated beers at one retail account did not have code dates. “That’s shameful,” he exclaimed to roughly 200 beer industry professionals attending last week’s Brewbound Session business conference in New York City.

Harpoon Brewery and Boston’s Seaport Hotel Collaborate on Barrel-Aged Porter

Harpoon Brewery and Boston’s Seaport Hotel Collaborate on Barrel-Aged Porter

Continuing its foray into the booming artisanal liquor scene, Boston’s Seaport Hotel has released a new Harpoon Brewery barrel-aged porter using Angel’s Envy barrels. Beginning in 2014, the unique relationship between Angel’s Envy and the Seaport Hotel has resulted in the creation of three private barrel bourbons blended by staff at the Seaport Hotel exclusively for the hotel’s restaurant, TAMO Bistro + Bar. The Seaport Hotel is now bursting onto the craft beer stage with its new Barrel-Aged TAMO Vanilla Bean Porter that is sure to turn heads.


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Packaging Line Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Packaging Line Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, MA (02/22/2017)
A Packaging Operator is responsible for running packaging equipment safely and efficiently.
Boston, MA 02/22/2017
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, MA (11/23/2016)
The Cellar Operator is responsible for all aspects of cellar work, filtration and centrifuging
Boston, MA 11/23/2016
Brewer - Harpoon Brewery
Brewer - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, MA (11/23/2016)
Responsible for all aspects of wort production and related processes
Boston, MA 11/23/2016
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, MA (10/25/2016)
The Cellar Operator is responsible for all aspects of cellar work, filtration and centrifuging
Boston, MA 10/25/2016
Packaging Line Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Packaging Line Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, State: (09/27/2016)
Ensures that the quality and quantity of Harpoon products meets our highest standards
Boston, State: 09/27/2016
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, MA (09/27/2016)
Responsible for all aspects of cellar work, filtration and centrifuging of product
Boston, MA 09/27/2016
Finance Assistant - Harpoon Brewery
Finance Assistant - Harpoon Brewery -- Boston, MA (12/01/2015)
The Finance Assistant will assist in the administration of the financial/business functions
Boston, MA 12/01/2015
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Cellar Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- (09/18/2014)
09/18/2014
Packaging Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Packaging Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- (09/18/2014)
09/18/2014
Maintenance Technician (2nd Shift) - Harpoon Brewery
Maintenance Technician (2nd Shift) - Harpoon Brewery -- (09/16/2014)
09/16/2014
Maintenance Technician (2nd Shift) - Harpoon Brewery
Maintenance Technician (2nd Shift) - Harpoon Brewery -- (08/18/2014)
08/18/2014
Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift - Harpoon Brewery
Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift - Harpoon Brewery -- (07/07/2014)
07/07/2014
Packaging Line Manager - Harpoon Brewery
Packaging Line Manager - Harpoon Brewery -- (07/07/2014)
07/07/2014
Packaging Line Operator - Harpoon Brewery
Packaging Line Operator - Harpoon Brewery -- (07/07/2014)
07/07/2014

Year Round Beers

Beer Name Style
Harpoon IPA IPA
Harpoon Leviathan IPA Imperial IPA
Harpoon Take 5 IPA
Harpoon House Golden Ale Golden/Blonde
Harpoon Hoppy Adventure Double IPA
Boston Irish Stout Stout
Harpoon Craft Cider Cider
Harpoon Dark Lager

Seasonal Beers

Beer Name Style
UFO - Apricadabra Fruit Wheat Ale or Lager with or without Yeast
Octoberfest Marzen
Harpoon Camp Wannamango Pale Ale
Harpoon Flannel Friday Amber Ale
Harpoon Winter Warmer Ale
Harpoon Fresh Tracks Pale Ale
Harpoon The Craic IPA
Citra Sea IPA
Hibiscus Cider Cider
Harpoon Spring Cider Cider
Harpoon Cranberry Cider Cider
Pumpkin Cider Cider

Limited Releases

Beer Name Style
UFO - Blueberry Lemonade Fruit Beer
Sticke Alt Brown Ale
100 Barrel Series #59 - EHOP Pale Ale
100 Barrel Series #62 - Nana's Nightcap Porter
100 Barrel Series #61 - Don't Be Bitter IPA IPA
Harpoon Barelywine Barley Wine
Harpoon Trippel Golden/Blonde
Vanilla Bean Porter Porter
Harpoon Captain Kolsch Kolsch

No Longer Available

Beer Name Style
Imperial Pumpkin Imperial Stout
Secret Alloy Ale Pale Ale
Celtic Red Red Ale
Summer Beer Kolsch
Rich & Dan's Rye IPA Rye
The Long Thaw White IPA White IPA
Maple Tap Porter
Sweet Spot Golden/Blonde
Midsummer Fling Ale
Harpoon Honey Cider Cider
Belgian Pale Ale Pale Ale
Big Bohemian Pilsner Pilsner
Imperial IPA Double IPA
Imperial Red Ale Red Ale
Triticus Barley Wine
Triticus Barley Wine
Director's Cut Stout



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