Aeronaut Brewing Company

All for ’Naut

Somerville’s Got a Really Big Beer Place Now

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William Wonka.

Now there’s a man who knows his way around a chocolate factory.

And if he ever got into the brewing business... it might look something like this:

Here’s your golden ticket to Aeronaut Brewing Company, a 12,000-square-foot beer wonderland in an old envelope factory, opening tonight in Somerville.

Information, commence:

The first half is the “Food Hub.”
There’s an espresso counter, a guy making chocolate, a farmers’ market and pizza kits. After all, it’s a food hub.

The other half is “The Brewery.”
We probably didn’t have to put that in quotes. But it’s full of brewing stuff like gigantic beer vats and a big bourbon barrel aging imperial stout.

And in that brewery: “The Taproom.”
Where you’ll find a bar. And lawn chairs tied with balloons hanging from 25-foot-high steel rafters. Typical taproom stuff.

Their inaugural eight brews are on draft.
Grab a fire-engine-red stool at the bar and say words like “hefeweizen” and “saison.” Beer will happen.

They’ll have live music every weekend.
And starting in July, a series called “Original Gravity” that pairs classical music with beer.

And come fall, a 20-seat restaurant-within-a-brewery.
Called the Tasting Counter. It’ll hold ticketed dinners paired with beers brewed just for the occasion.

Other than that, normal brewery.

Vitals

Aeronaut Brewing Company
14 Tyler St
Somerville, MA 02143
617-718-0602
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