New To The Resto-Bar Menu: Maine Lobster “Hot Pockets”

New To The Resto-Bar Menu: Maine Lobster “Hot Pockets”

New To The Resto-Bar Menu: Maine Lobster “Hot Pockets”Liquid Riot Brewery/Distillery/Resto-Bar has quickly earned its reputation for serving outstanding and unique drinking fare. The latest menu addition is a temporary one— the Maine Lobster “Hot Pocket”— created for comedian Jim Gaffigan’s July 14, 2016 “Fully Dressed” tour stop in Portland. This lobster delight is buttered brioche dough filled with Maine lobster, smoked tomato goat cheese and brie, served over a smoky andouille purée. The Maine Lobster “Hot Pocket” pairs perfectly with Liquid Riot house-made beers and spirits and Liquid Riot is giving away pairs of tickets to see Jim Gaffigan.

Customers can win one of 15 pairs of tickets by filling out a contest entry card at Liquid Riot (250 Commercial Street, Portland) or by entering online. Customers earn five chances to win a pair of tickets for every Maine Lobster “Hot Pocket” they order and there is no limit on quantity. No purchase necessary to enter to win and Liquid Riot is giving away ticket pairs weekly through July 13, 2016.New To The Resto-Bar Menu: Maine Lobster “Hot Pockets”

“Customers are really enjoying our unique resto-bar menu,” said Eric Michaud, Liquid Riot’s owner. “This opportunity to connect with what’s going on this summer at Cross Insurance Arena felt like a fun way to entertain our customers while doing something completely different from other Portland bars and restaurants.”

About Liquid Riot

Liquid Riot’s roots date back to 2001 when Eric Michaud’s home-brewing filled his parents’ basement in Yarmouth, Maine, with batch after batch of newly created beers.Today his passion for brewing authentic beers and distilling unique spirits pairs perfectly with the great food served at Liquid Riot Bottling Company, opened in 2013. Liquid Riot’s mission is to share the passion for brewing and distilling and to educate curious customers about the art of transforming ingredients into exceptional beers and spirits. Liquid Riot is named for the Portland Rum Riot and Chicago Beer Riot, both in 1855. Other Liquid Riot spirit brands include the “Old Port” line-up of Rye, Single Malt, Bourbon, and Oat whiskies, as well as Old Port White Oat Whiskey, Well… Vodka, Rhum Blanc, Dow’s Demise Aged Rum, and Fernet Michaud available at select bars and restaurants in Maine and at Liquid Riot’s resto-bar.

Liquid Riot’s Old Port Rye earned a silver medal at the 2016 Great American Spirits Festival. The brewery/resto-bar earned the coveted 2016 Great Lost Bear “Brewpub Cup” and the 2015 Phoenix Best-Of Award, for Best Brewpub in Portland, Maine. Restaurnant Hospitality named Liquid Riot’s Crispy Chicken Skin Sliders a “2016 Best Sandwich in America.” has named Liquid Riot the Best Brewpub in Maine the past two years. Blushing Star took a gold medal for Brett Beer at the 2016 World Beer Cup. Liquid Riot maintains 16 of its own beers on tap at its 250 Commercial St. resto-bar. Liquid Riot currently cans five varieties of its beers with limited availability and periodically releases barrel-aged and specialty beers in bottles, which are available at Liquid Riot, 250 Commercial St., in Portland, Maine.