Vermont breweries
The Alchemist Pub and Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

1. The Alchemist Pub and Brewery

23 S Main St (at Stowe St), Waterbury, VT
Brewery · 22 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: "Sigh" this one is no longer — check out the cannery instead. Or, if you're in the mood for BBQ, the Prohibition Pig occupies this spot now, and there's Alchemist beer on tap.

The Alchemist Cannery is one of Vermont breweries.

2. The Alchemist Cannery

8.7
35 Crossroad, Waterbury, VT
Brewery · 21 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Heady Topper is the bomb.

Bobcat Cafe & Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

3. Bobcat Cafe & Brewery

8.1
5 Main St (btwn South St & Basin St), Bristol, VT
Brewery · 17 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: It gets super crowded, so if you want to partake of the Bobcat's delicious culinary offerings on a weekend, make a reservation in advance or be prepared to stand at the bar.

Harpoon Brewery & Riverbend Taps is one of Vermont breweries.

4. Harpoon Brewery & Riverbend Taps

9.0
336 Ruth Carney Dr (at Park Rd), Windsor, VT
Brewery · 60 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: There's a wide selection of beers at this brewery's Vermont outpost — its city home is in Boston. Check out the BBQ festival here for one weekend every summer.

Hill Farmstead Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

5. Hill Farmstead Brewery

8.6
403 Hill Rd, Greensboro Bend, VT
Brewery · 42 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: A hidden gem — off the beaten path, but it's always crowded because, well, the beers are phenomenal.

Jasper Murdock Alehouse is one of Vermont breweries.

6. Jasper Murdock Alehouse

7.6
325 Main St (at Norwich Inn), Norwich, VT
Pub · 5 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: The brewing setup occupies a shed at the back of the Norwich Inn, and the brews can be found inside the quaint main building.

Long Trail Brewing Company is one of Vermont breweries.

7. Long Trail Brewing Company

9.3
5520 US 4, Bridgewater Corners, VT
Brewery · 81 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: If they have Triple Bag, get it.

8. Madison Brewing Company Pub & Restaurant

7.9
428 Main St (at US 7), Bennington, VT
Brewery · 44 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: The upstairs deck is a nice place to eat lunch and drink the six-beer sampler.

Magic Hat Brewing Company is one of Vermont breweries.

9. Magic Hat Brewing Company

8.7
5 Bartlett Bay Rd, South Burlington, VT
Brewery · 65 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: It's like a beer playground for adults. Free samples!

McNeill's Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

10. McNeill's Brewery

6.3
90 Elliot St, Brattleboro, VT
Brewery · 13 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: They don't take cards, so make sure you bring cash!

Northshire Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

11. Northshire Brewery

108 County St (at Benmont Ave), Bennington, VT
Brewery · 4 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Call ahead to make sure they're in!

Otter Creek Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

12. Otter Creek Brewery

8.8
793 Exchange St, Middlebury, VT
Brewery · 22 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Otter Creek brews Wolaver's Organic Ales as well, and as of Nov. 2011 will be producing Shed beer too. Grab all three — and a meal, if you're hungry — in their tasting room.

Rock Art Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

13. Rock Art Brewery

8.3
632 Laporte Rd, Morrisville, VT
Brewery · 11 tips and reviews
Shed Restaurant & Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

14. Shed Restaurant & Brewery

1859 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT
Brewery · 17 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: CLOSED. Head here to mourn the loss of delicious brews in Stowe, or head down to Otter Creek in Middlebury, which now makes Shed beer (using the same recipes, of course!).

The Tap Room at Switchback Brewing Company is one of Vermont breweries.

15. The Tap Room at Switchback Brewing Company

9.0
160 Flynn Ave, Burlington, VT
Brewery · South End · 15 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: It's only open on Saturday afternoons, with tours at 1 and 2 p.m. Free samples!

Trapp Family Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

16. Trapp Family Brewery

8.1
700 Trapp Hill Rd, Stowe, VT
Brewery · 15 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Enjoy your sampler on the balcony for great mountain views!

Trout River Brewing Co. is one of Vermont breweries.

17. Trout River Brewing Co.

8.2
58 Broad St, Lyndonville, VT
Brewery · 11 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Excellent sourdough pizzas with all sorts of topping choices. Beer is reasonably priced, too.

Vermont Beer Company is one of Vermont breweries.

18. Vermont Beer Company

Main St (at Perfect Pear Cafe), Bradford, VT
Brewery · 2 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Also known as the Perfect Pear. The curry fries are excellent.

Vermont Pub & Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

19. Vermont Pub & Brewery

7.7
144 College St (at St. Paul St), Burlington, VT
Brewery · 117 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: A popular hangout for college kids and locals, it's often crowded here on weekends, and you can catch live bands some evenings in the summer.

The Warren Store is one of Vermont breweries.

20. The Warren Store

8.3
284 Main St, Warren, VT
Deli / Bodega · 12 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Go on Fridays to score some Lawson's Finest Liquids (you can also get it on tap at a couple of area restaurants). But hurry — it sells out quickly!

Zero Gravity is one of Vermont breweries.

21. Zero Gravity

8.1
115 Saint Paul St, Burlington, VT
Brewery · 12 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Solid and creative brews – Finnish Sahti, "Chewbocka," and "Sasquash" pumpkin ale, just to name a few. Go early and often, since the beer list changes. Oh, and the flatbread is also delicious.

Drop-In Brewing Company is one of Vermont breweries.

22. Drop-In Brewing Company

7.3
610 Route 7 S, Middlebury, VT
Brewery · 10 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Their signature beer is "Sunshine and Hoppiness." This brewery is also the home of the American Brewers Guild, so check it out if you're looking to take your homebrews to the next level!

Kingdom Brewing is one of Vermont breweries.

23. Kingdom Brewing

7.8
1876 VT Rt 105, Newport Center, VT
Brewery · 4 tips and reviews
14th Star Brewing Co is one of Vermont breweries.

24. 14th Star Brewing Co

41 Lower Newton St, Saint Albans, VT
Brewery · 3 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Open Thursday and Friday evenings, plus Sunday (but only 9am to 12pm, so get there early).

Fiddlehead Brewing Company is one of Vermont breweries.

25. Fiddlehead Brewing Company

8.7
6305 Shelburne Rd, Shelburne, VT
Brewery · 40 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Great IPA, and the sap beer is phenomenal. If you're hungry, grab a growler and head over to Folino's next door for some pizza.

Crop Bistro & Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

26. Crop Bistro & Brewery

1859 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT
Bistro · 26 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Brews and food in the spot where The Shed used to be.

Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery is one of Vermont breweries.

27. Whetstone Station Restaurant and Brewery

8.3
36 Bridge St, Brattleboro, VT
Brewery · 41 tips and reviews
Beverage Warehouse is one of Vermont breweries.

28. Beverage Warehouse

9.2
1 East St (at E Allen St), Winooski, VT
Liquor Store · 23 tips and reviews

Andrea S.Andrea S: Most common question overheard in this store: "Do you have any [Heady Topper/Lawson's]?" But for the most popular brews, get there when the delivery gets there, otherwise you may be out of luck.