The Beer

Yes, the beer. It’s what gets us out of bed in the morning, keeps us engaged all day, and lulls us to sleep at night. Beer is our pursuit and our passion, and we’re thrilled at the opportunity to explore and improvise on classic styles — leveraging innovation and imagination to create world-class beers that are uniquely Foundation.

Afterglow

Afterglow is an American IPA, rich in West Coast and South Pacific hop flavors and aroma. The juicy malt base enhances the notes of tangerine, pine, and berries from the hops. It finishes with a pleasingly dank and firm bitterness. Learn More »

Burnside

Burnside is our traditional brown ale. It is layered with roasted notes of coffee, burnt sugar, and chocolate, but balanced by a touch of malty sweetness and Maine-grown oats for a smooth finish. Learn More »

Epiphany

We indulged in our desire to create an IPA that personifies the vivid flavors that can be coaxed from the hop cone, painted on a canvas of soft malt that allows the flavors to shine through. Extensively hopped in the kettle and in the fermentor, we spared nothing in making… Learn More »

Riverton Flyer

Inspired by the great lager beers of central Europe, and named after one of the first roller coasters in Maine, Riverton Flyer is a Pilsner that strikes the perfect balance of grassy and bready malts combined with spicy and herbal hops. Crack open a can and enjoy the ride. Learn More »

Bedrock

Bedrock is our favorite kind of porter – rich, bold, and dark. This is the beer we want to drink with friends on cooler days and nights with hearty fare. Roasted flavors of coffee and chocolate are tempered by subtle hints of caramel. Finishing rich but balanced, Bedrock will bring… Learn More »

Cosmic Bloom

Soft in body, straw gold in color, with a rich, heavenly hoppiness, Cosmic Bloom expands across the senses. A galactic dose of American and Australian hops combine to create a citrus and berry forward hop profile worthy of exploration. Learn More »

Ember

Ember is a Red IPA, featuring big, sticky hop flavors and aromas of tropical fruit, berries, pine and resin balanced over a rich malt base. We have been brewing this beer annually in celebration of Fall since 2014, tweaking it a little year to year to match Joel’s ongoing quest… Learn More »

Forge

Jet black, potent, and brimming with roasted malt and chocolate flavors, Forge is everything a big stout should be. Forge highlights deep chocolate, coffee and malt flavors, with round citrusy hop background notes. Drink now, or cellar for later, we hope you enjoy this bear of a beer. Learn More »

Galacticon

Galacticon Triple IPA pours a hazy gold color, showcasing the beautiful flavors of papaya, melon, mango and white grape layered over an underlying dankness that is the hallmark of Australian Galaxy hops. Exclusively and aggressively hopped with Galaxy and Citra both in the whirlpool and the dry hop, Galacticon unleashes… Learn More »

Gemütlichkeit

Gemütlichkeit (ɡəˈmo͞otlikˌkīt) is a German word that roughly translates to a feeling of friendliness, warmth and belonging. In this spirit, we humbly offer our Helles Lager, the perfect beer to share and toast good times and friends. Prost! Learn More »

Mango’s My Jam

Mango's My Jam is a kettle soured ale brewed with lactose and fermented with mango. Take your taste buds on an adventure with this bright and jammy beer. Learn More »

Method 4

In our fourth addition to our Method experimental series, we present Method 4, a double IPA with equal and great amounts of Citra and Mosaic hops. A super soft profile with very little bitterness, smooth and easy to drink. Notes of pineapple, peach and a touch of dank from the… Learn More »

Prototype 6

Our 6th beer in our rotating series, Prototype 6 is an IPA hopped with Azacca, Citra, and Eureka. Notes of melon, ripe tropical fruit, citrus, and white grape come through, balanced by the dankness of Eureka. A touch of Vienna malt gives warmth to the beer, and oats provide a… Learn More »

Venture

Venture is a Maine IPA created to revel in the breadth of flavors and aromas that can be coaxed from hops. The blend of hops in this beer provide rich flavors of berries, tropical fruit, citrus and pine without lingering bitterness. Learn More »

Briar

Briar is a sour ale fermented with blackberries and raspberries, and aged in oak barrels with Brettanomyces. Pouring an intensely bright red, Briar has an aroma and taste that is reminiscent of raspberry jam with a delicious tart finish. Learn More »

Dark Side Corruption

Dark Side Corruption is a barrel-aged dark ale brewed with roasted malts and sugars, providing flavors of rich stone fruit, chocolate, and caramel, tempered by the rich flavors of oak. This ale shows what is possible when you turn from the light, and embrace the seductive power of the dark. Learn More »

Magnus

Inspired by the great ales of Flanders, we embraced a modern approach to create Magnus, our vision of a sour, red ale. Initially soured and fermented in stainless, we then matured the beer in oak barrels. Wild yeasts produce rich notes of berries and fruit that cascade over flavors of… Learn More »

Moveable Type

Moveable Type is a farmhouse ale created in the tradition of an old world saison. We began by brewing a provision strength ale, which we then cellared for over a year with Brettanomyces. During the months of cellaring, our saison yeast and the Brettanomyces worked together to create a beer… Learn More »

Panoptic

Panoptic is a golden farmhouse ale aged in wine barrels with a mixed culture of wild yeast and bacteria. Notes of lemon, berries, and funk from the culture meld with hints of vanilla from the barrels. Finishing tart and dry with a touch of hoppiness, we invite you to come… Learn More »

Pomology: Apricot

Pomology is a series of beers that explore the interplay of fruit and beer. We added apricots to a base of golden, sour ale and allowed the beer to ferment a second time with the fruit. Bright aromas and flavors from the fruit blend with the tartness and graininess of… Learn More »

Pomology: Blueberry

Pomology is a series of beers that explore the interplay of fruit and beer. Created by aging a pale, sour ale on wild Maine Blueberries, the beer pours a dark purple with a tart, fruity finish. Learn More »

Pomology: Cherry

Pomology is a series of beers that explore the interplay of fruit and beer. We added both sour and sweet cherries to a base of golden, sour ale and allowed the beer to ferment a second time and age in oak barrels. Pouring a brilliant red, bright cherry aromas and… Learn More »

Tangent

Tangent is a bright golden ale which takes our sour farmhouse ale, Zuurzing, and strikes off in a new direction. First soured in the kettle, and then fermented with our house saison yeast, Tangent matures for months in red wine barrels with a combination of wild yeasts and bacteria. After… Learn More »