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Grab Your Girlfriends & Join Freeport's 'Girlfriends Getaway'

Grab your girls & head to Freeport November 12th - 14th for Girlfriend's Getaway.  Local merchants will be present special offers & discounts all weekend long! Get an early start on your holiday shopping with the girls.  The fun-filled weekend will include a fashion show, live entertainment, special offers, product demos, culinary adventures and a whole lot more!

Gritty McDuff's Christmas Ale now on Tap and in Stores throughout New England

Gritty McDuff's ( is kicking off the holiday season with the release of its seasonal "Christmas Ale," available now through the end of the year, the company announced today.

"This ESB-style beer has a full-bodied, malty taste with slightly roasted undertones," said Thomas Wilson, Gritty’s marketing director.  "Its flavor perfectly complements richer holiday foods, and it’s a natural choice for entertaining."

A robust ale that will be served throughout the fall on draft at Gritty's three Maine brew pub locations (Portland, Freeport and Lewiston/Auburn), Christmas Ale also will be available on draft in select bars and restaurants throughout the region and at beer retailers throughout New England in 6- and 12-packs, 22-ounce bottles and mini-kegs.

Made with English Pale and Crystal Malts and a touch of Roasted Barley, a blend of Clusters, Styrian Goldings, Saaz and Yakima Goldings l