Liz Murphy

Based in Annapolis, Maryland, Liz Murphy is a beer writer for The Capital and other various publications. She's also a merciless house plant serial killer.

Naptown Pintcast: Earl, Daniel & Andrew of Crooked Crab Brewing, Part II (This Time It’s Personal)

Sunday, March 25, 2018 was Maryland Day, which commemorates when the first European settlers landed in the province of Maryland on that date in 1634. To celebrate, I headed back to Odenton to see the guys at Crooked Crab Brewing. If you’re a long-time listener, first-time caller of the Naptown Pintcast, you’ll probably recall that […]

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Naptown Pintcast: Kurt, Brian & Chris from Manor Hill Brewing

The past four months have been insane. We moved. Mama Pint relocated from Virginia to Annapolis. Of the first 2.5 months of this year, I spent 3+ weeks traveling for work and outside of the country. But now I’m back. And so is the Naptown Pintcast. Welcome to season 2… ish. On an unseasonably warm […]

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Why Joe Petro of Hair O’ the Dog Wine & Spirits Supports Maryland Brewers & the Reform on Tap Act

On February 23, 2018, the Reform on Tap Act (House Bill 518) had its hearing in front of the Maryland House Economic Matters Committee — along with a lengthy slate of other alcohol and brewery-related bills. The day was long and contentious at certain points, which I’ll dive more into at a later date. (But […]

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