Breweries and Distilleries

While in town, don't miss these notable and high quality local breweries and distilleries.

Oxbow Brewing

Oxbow Brewing

Established in 2011, Oxbow is a local brewery on a rural wooded farmhouse and barn property in Newcastle. Stop by their cozy indoor and outdoor tasting rooms adjacent to the brew barn, to sample numerous varieties. A second location can be found in Portland as well.
Location: 274 Jones Woods Rd PO Box 599 Newcastle, Maine 04553
Phone: (207) 315-5962
Odd Alewives

Odd Alewives

A recently opened farmhouse brewery and barn tasting room located in Waldoboro. Locally minded and seasonal brews on a beautifully restored farm. You can also bring your own food to enjoy with the artisanal brews!
Location: 99 Old Route 1, Waldoboro Maine
Split Rock Distillery

Split Rock Distillery

The first organic distillery in Maine, offering small batch whiskey, vodka, gin, and many products in between. Some highlights are blueberry and horseradish vodka, the latter of which would probably make a perfect bloody mary. Stop by their solar powered barn and sample their craft spirits, just off Route 1 in Newcastle. You can charge your electric car too.
Location: 16 Osprey Point Rd, Newcastle, ME 04553
Sheepscot Valley Brewing Company

Sheepscot Valley Brewing Company

Well known for its signature brew Pemaquid Ale, which is available at many local restaurants and grocery stores. Head out to Whitefield and visit this down home style brewery with handful of popular brews on a road called Hollywood Boulevard.
Location: 74 Hollywood Boulevard Whitefield, Maine 04353