Author: Rachel Forrest

Rachel Forrest is the food editor and restaurant critic for the Portsmouth Herald. Her work has also appeared in Yankee Magazine, Bon Appetit and Food Network Magazine, and she’s the co-author of the book Maine Classics: More Than 150 Delicious Recipes from Downeast. Reach her at [email protected]

Portsmouth, N.H. & Kittery, Maine Destinations by

The Portsmouth Brewery and it sister brewery Smuttynose just a few miles away already made Portsmouth, N.H. a craft beer destination, but the scene has improved even more in the past few years. More adventurous tap lists also lie just across the river in Kittery, Maine.