This One Picturesque City Is Quietly Becoming The Brewery Capital Of Vermont

Burlington is a beautiful waterfront city that attracts thousands of visitors each year. Its scenic bike path, pretty beaches, and bustling open-air marketplace are just a few of the draws. But a newer claim to fame is the beer scene that is complimenting all of the top-notch restaurants in the city. Burlington is becoming the brewery capital of the Green Mountain State and here are some of the contributors to that title.

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The House of Fermentology in Burlington brews wild ales and sends them to Foam Brewery to be added to the lineup for tasting. In South Burlington, Magic Hat, Farnham Ale & Lager VT, and Halyard Brewing Co. also have a strong presence on the brewing scene. For a safe way to try all of your favorite area breweries, check out the Burlington Brew Tours. They drive so you can drink.

Have you visited the brewery capital of Vermont lately? What locations did you visit? For more incredible breweries statewide, take the Vermont Brewery Trail for a trip unlike any other.