Welcome to a week-long celebration of cocktail culture, which continues to grow and improve at a startling rate in Maine. Expect detailed looks at hot new beverage purveyors as well as veterans of the industry and the stories they have to share.
The week culminates in a map of cheap cocktails, for which your suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Where do you go for a great deal on a drink? Happy hour specials count - this ain't Massachusetts, after all. Share your favorites in the comments or via the tipline, and your recommendations could be immortalized in map form.