Weekapaug GruitMade by: Cambridge Brewing Co. Location: Cambridge Alcohol by volume: 5.5 percent
The beers name -- Weekapaug Gruit is based on a song Weekapaug Groove by the band Phish, who had a relationship with the Cambridge Brewing Co. years ago and would drink their beer backstage at shows. This is a contemporary interpretation of ancient brews, Meyers said, since gruit was what beer was throughout the Middle Ages. Weekapaug Gruit bottle will be released April 10, though it will be available on draft March 21.