Head just out of Burlington to experience some of Vermont’s smallest and largest craft brewery operations. Be sure to end your tour with a growler fill at Fiddlehead and BYOB to Folino’s next door for a delicious beer and pizza pairing!
1. Four Quarters Brewing – Winooski
7 barrel brewery, 5 minute walk from the Winooski circle. Specializing in Belgian and barrel-aged beers.
Hours ~ Fri & Sat 12 pm-9 pm, Sun 12 pm-3 pm
2. Farnham Ale & Lager – South Burlington
Farnham Ale & Lager opened it’s doors in 2015 with the mission of making craft beer accessible to all. Our brewery, located South Burlington, offers a combination of year-round and seasonal brews, pub food, entertainment, and a spacious taproom.
Hours ~ Thurs & Fri 3-9 pm, Sat 1-9 pm, Sun 1-6 pm
4. Magic Hat Brewing Company – South Burlington
While you’re in the Burlington area, tour the Magic Hat Brewery and Artifactory, where ancient alchemy meets modern day science to create the best tasting beer on the planet! Magic Hat offers free brewery tours, free samples, beer-to-go, and a most unusual shopping experience.
Summer hours ~ Mon-Sat 10 am-7 pm, Sun 12 pm-5 pm
5. Fiddlehead Brewing Company – Shelburne
Fiddlehead Brewing Company is located in Shelburne. They produce full flavor beers with the true beer connoisseur in mind. They focus on depth of flavor, freshness of ingredients, and incorporating local products when possible.
Fiddlehead is dog friendly and sells Brewski Biscuits in their tasting room; locally made dog treats that contain spent grain from Vermont breweries!
Hours ~ Mon-Fri & Sun 12 pm-9 pm, Sat 11 am-9 pm